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Old 10-05-2012, 02:34 PM
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Long Beach surf

I know that most of your surf fishing is done at the west end and Atlantic Beach area; I wanted to know am I wasting my time at Long Beach?

My time is usually limited, so a straight run over the LB bridge to the Riverside/Monroe jetties is usually all I have time for. Unfortunately, I rarely get anything worthwhile in the way of stripers/blues in that area (I do get plenty of kingfish there though). Should I just drive a little farther west and hit Atlantic Beach area? And if so, where are the public access points in the area (I don't want to go where I'm not supposed to).

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Old 10-05-2012, 04:46 PM
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Long Beach is fantastic fishing from Jones to Deb's..not all fish are caught in EAB or AB...most are caught in Long Beach..

the barrier Island is 7 miles long with AB only about 1-1/2 the math dictates you fish the other 5-1/2 miles of Long Beach..more than enough sand and more than enough fish
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