The Surf City Pier, Seaview Fishing Pier and the Jolly Roger Fishing Pier are fishing piers on North Topsail Beach. Anglers do not need a North Carolina fishing license because these piers have a Blanket Coastal Recreational Fishing License that covers all patrons.
The Surf City Pier, located in downtown Surf City, is 937 feet long and is open from the middle of March until December. There is a $1.00 charge to walk the pier and alcohol is not allowed, as of 2015.
The Seaview Fishing Pier, near the north end of the island in North Topsail Beach, is 1,000 feet long. It has a pier shop that sells bait and tackle, snacks and ice. The shop also has a game room. The pier shop is open from March through November.
The Jolly Roger Fishing Pier, in Topsail Beach, is 854 feet long. It is a pier complex that has a convenience store, bait and tackle shop, and restaurant facilities. It is open from March through November.