Folly Beach Edwin S. Taylor Fishing Pier

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Folly Beach Edwin S. Taylor Fishing Pier

Fishing, walking, birding, and the opportunity to enjoy breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean and the "Edge of America" are just some of the possibilities at the Edwin S. Taylor Folly Beach Fishing Pier, where you can find some of the best saltwater fishing in the area.

The Edwin S. Taylor Folly Beach Fishing Pier is a breathtaking landmark that stretches 1,045 feet into the sparkling waters of the Atlantic Ocean.  At 25-feet wide and 23-feet above sea level, the pier is the second longest on the east coast and offers not only spectacular views, but a variety of fishing tournaments, special events, and dining.

Folly Beach Pier Features

1.  7,500 sq. ft. diamond-shaped platform
2.  Full-service restaurant, Locklear’s Beach City Grill
3.  Special events & tournaments
4.  Rod rentals
5.  Restrooms (handicap-accessible)
6.  Gangplank Gift & Tackle Shop
7.  Beach access/showers

Folly Beach Pier Hours of Operation

January and February  8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
March    7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
April – October  6:00 AM to 11:00 PM
November   7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
December   8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Folly Beach Pier Fees:

Parking:  $7.00

Daily fishing Pass:  $8.00

King Mackerel Pass:  $10.00, Charleston County Resident $5.00, children 12 and under $3.00

Rod rentals:  $8.00 for 5 hours, $12.00 for whole day.  There is a $25 deposit per rod.

Annual fishing passes are available.

For additional information contact 843-588-3474, or visit

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