Piers and Bridges

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Florida Keys Fishing Piers

Bridge fishing in the Florida Keys is a popular pastime for many who prefer to access some of the best fishing in world, from dry land. From the mainland to Key West, there are more than 42 bridges along US1 in the Florida Keys. Most of the good off-land fishing is done from abandoned railroad bridges, which have since been replaced, along stretches of US 1. The King of the Conch Republic has gathered a list of some well-know and less-well-known Florida Keys fishing piers and bridges.

7-Mile Bridge The longest bridge in the Conch Republic, the old 7-Mile Bridge was replaced in the 1980s. This bridge is on of the most popular in the Florida Keys. Popular films taped on this bridge include 2 Fast, 2 Furious, True Lies and License to Kill. Fishermen/fisherwomen, hikers and runners share this bridge. Bring your lawn chair, boom-box and fishing gear to this spot any time of year.

  • Location: MM 47
  • Parking: Plenty available
  • Costs: There is a small fee charged to access this bridge