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#11703550 - 07/04/16 07:57 AM New to surf, pointers welcomed
daniel75633 Offline

Registered: 11/05/12
Posts: 45
Loc: plano tx USA
Howdy, I'm going to be in Galveston (San Louis Pass area) the 2nd week of August and was looking for pointers for fishing from the surf, my rod/reel set up is a Daiwa saltist 40 on a 12' pro angler, I'm going to target reds & specks, I also want to take some lighter gear and throw lures while I'm waiting, so any suggestions would be awesome

#11703663 - 07/04/16 09:20 AM Re: New to surf, pointers welcomed [Re: daniel75633]
Ripping lip Offline
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Registered: 04/26/16
Posts: 13
Loc: Lytle, Texas
Hi Daniel, I've always just used a popping cork with live shrimp. Usually walk out to the second sand bar and toss it out. We used to catch a lot of specks that way but the past few years we just haven't been able to find them. Also, throwing a gold/copper spoon has produced fish for me in the past. Keep in mind I'm fishing the Corpus Christi area. Good luck out there!
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