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Ocean Crest Fishing Pier

Ocean Crest Fishing Pier is voted #1 fishing pier in NC by “Fisherman’s Post,” Ocean Crest Pier, Oak Island, is the longest fishing pier on the Southern Cape Fear Coast where you’ll find the best selection of prizewinning fish, competitive tournaments, and a true family atmosphere. OCP is known for prize catches of King and Spanish Mackerel, and is one of only a few privately owned and operated, family fishing piers in North Carolina.


1409 E Beach Dr, Oak Island, NC 28465, USA


Operating Hours

Open March – November Effective 10-2-2016 Monday – Sunday: 7am –11pm

Admission & Pricing

Pier Walking Fee Each Person $1 “We credit the $1 if you decide to fish” OCP Day Pass Bottom 1 Rod = $9.00 Bottom 2 Rods = $12.50 Bottom Senior 1 Rod = $8.00 Bottom Senior 2 Rods =$11.50 Bottom Senior over 80 1 Rod = $5.00 Bottom Senior over 80 2 Rods = $9.00 King Pass = $17.00 King Pass Senior = $16.00 King Senior Pass over 80 = $12.00 Children 1-9 Years = $4.00 Children 10-15 Years = $7.00 OCP Season Pass Bottom Pass =$200.00 Senior Pass = $175.00 Senior Pass over 80 = $100.00 King Pass = $300.00 Senior King Pass = $275.00 Senior King Pass over 80 = $150.00 Couples Bottom Pass = $325.00 Couples Senior Bottom Pass = $300.00 Couples Senior Bottom Pass over 80 = $150.00 Couples King Pass = $475.00 Couples Senior King Pass = $450.00 Couples King Pass over 80 = $300.00

Rod Rentals

Fishing Rod deposit required: $35 cash only Fishing Rod: $8 per day – Ocean Crest Pier use ONLY! *We reserve the right to keep your cash deposit if equipment is lost, stolen, not returned or found damaged upon return.

Bait Option

Available at Bait and Tackle Shop


Landing nets and cleaning stations Full Service Restaurant,Islands Way Rod Rentals Restrooms (handicap-accessible) Tackle & Bait Shop Night Time Lighting Bench Seating Snacks, Ice Cream, & Beer Beach Access

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King FiSh Spanish Mackerel

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1409 E Beach Dr, Oak Island, NC 28465, USA

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