Jennette's Pier Spot ID
Photo credit: Jason
Best: Swell NE | Wind W
Sea Temperature Today is: 23.5 °C
Jennettes Pier in North Carolina is an exposed beach/Jetty break that has consistent surf and can work at any time of the year. Works best in offshore winds from the west. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the northeast. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Good surf at all stages of the tide. Sometimes crowded. Watch out for dangerous rips.
For Jennette's Pier, North Carolina, 3 km from Jennette's Pier.
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Overall Jennette's Pier Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in June
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Visitor Reviews of Jennette's Pier
“I was at Jennets pier, paid my 12 dollars to fish and was on the end of the pier. I agree it is partitioned off for pin rigs etc. But on Sunday July 22 2012 my cousin and I were at the end of the pier fishing and some local big shot comes up and says you got to move your poles out of the way this is just for pin fishing in a rude manner. I went to the front desk and asked if he can just go out there and move other peoples poles out of the way and proclaim his right to be where other people were fishing they did not know the rules. then security came out at my request and started talking and joking with the rude person. I will recommend anyone that likes to fish at the end of the pier to go to another that when you pay you can fish where you find a spot so some local big shot cant move you out of the way I will never go back to Jennets pier and will tell all my friends and relatives not to patronise that pier. they get a bad reputation from me also my cousin is a stage 4 cancer patient and had to listen to that rude jerk. Do not go to Jennets pier.”
avebearc from UNITED STATES - 22 Jul 2012
Tide stations nearest to Jennette's Pier:
- Closest tide stationJennette's Pier2 mi
- Second closest tide stationKill Devil Hills7 mi
- Third closest tide stationRoanoke Sound Channel9 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationOregon Inlet Marina10 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationOld House Channel11 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Jennette's Pier:
- Closest ski areaWintergreen Resort226 mi
- Second closest ski areaMassanutten245 mi
- Third closest ski areaBryce Resort262 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaThe Homestead Ski Area273 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaSki Liberty282 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Jennette's Pier:
- Closest city locationVirginia Beach67 mi
- Second closest city locationChesapeake72 mi
- Third closest city locationNorfolk73 mi
- Fourth closest city locationPortsmouth74 mi
- Fifth closest city locationPortsmouth Heights75 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Jennette's Pier is Elizabeth City Cgas Rgnl Airport (ECG) in USA, 63 km (39 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Jennette's Pier is Oceana Nas Airport (NTU), also in USA, 106 km (66 miles) away.
- Third is Norfolk International Airport (ORF) in USA, 119 km (74 miles) away.
- Norfolk Ns Airport (NGU) in USA is 127 km (79 miles) away.
- Langley Afb (Hampton) Airport (LFI), also in USA is the fifth nearest airport to Jennette's Pier and is 144 km (89 miles) away.
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