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Crabbing- Bridge city or galveston/Freeport? #13955241 04/10/21 09:28 PM
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Wanting to head down to catch some crabs next week. Have never done it. Looking for advice.

I've seen two reccomendations, being Bridge city and around the galveston/Freeport area. Anyone been to either for crabs? Just going to spend one night, wanting to catch crabs and cook them for dinner.

Would appreciate any advice. Thanks.

Re: Crabbing- Bridge city or galveston/Freeport? [Re: Nathan at Fork] #13955656 04/11/21 12:53 PM
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Freeport or Surfside has a crabbing pier on the bay side of the road east of Surfside. Good luck


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Re: Crabbing- Bridge city or galveston/Freeport? [Re: Chiprat] #13955784 04/11/21 02:54 PM
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Originally Posted by Chiprat
Freeport or Surfside has a crabbing pier on the bay side of the road east of Surfside. Good luck


That is good information. I'd like to try this place some day.


Surfside Crabbing Pier

Re: Crabbing- Bridge city or galveston/Freeport? [Re: Nathan at Fork] #13956894 04/12/21 02:14 PM
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Look into the Keith lake area.... its loaded with big ole blue crab!

Re: Crabbing- Bridge city or galveston/Freeport? [Re: Nathan at Fork] #13962914 04/16/21 06:57 PM
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Went down to bridge city, port arthur for three days. Tried multiple place. Caught o er 250 crabs with over 100 keepers. The Keith lake area had the.numbers but all were small. Did the best in the canals near the huge bridges at bridge city. We used chicken wings tied on sting and dip net. Was very fun. Great eating!

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