Sylvan Beach Fishing Pier

County-Owned Beach

Sylvan Beach is owned and managed by Harris County. For more information about this beach, visit Sylvan Beach Facebook Page.

A fishing pier surrounded by a body of water

Pier Rules

  • Alcohol is prohibited
  • Areas of pier may not be reserved. All areas on pier are available on a first come, first serve basis
  • Casting nets are not allowed on pier
  • Fish cleaning is not permitted on pier
  • Glass containers are not allowed on pier
  • No running on pier or sitting on top rail
  • No sunbathing or lounge chairs / grocery carts allowed on pier
  • Patron must display wristband when requested by an authorized agent of the concessionaire, City of La Porte, or Harris County
  • Pets (except service animals) are not allowed on pier
  • Refunds will not be issued for any reason
  • There is a 2 rod limit per patron
  • Umbrellas are permitted unless pier is crowded, or impeding fishing