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riPPin.reDz
08-18-2011, 01:47 AM
Just posting this here for all the guys who know me! Enjoy :beer

"Hows it going guys. I just moved to Fort Pierce Sunday from Ocala. I use to post in the Big Bend Forum so I thought i'd continue to post here. But any ways I was lucky enough to run into some amazing fishing rite away. I found some local spots about 10 minutes away from my dorms (I'm swimming at Indian River/IRSC). Found the rite bait to use and got right on the snook. I was amazed when I first found this spot, the snook were literally flying out of the water in schools, blasting huge clouds of glass minnows and pilchards, as well as a few fly's . I was actually getting out fished with live bait from the fly's! Here is what me and my buddy caught. Enjoy"

First of the day after getting broke off a few times.
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Local fly fisherman with a nice one.
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Rich with a big momma.
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You can see the clouds of glass minnows in the back.

Tripleclean
08-18-2011, 02:01 AM
You should get a few tarpon in their too.

Tripleclean
08-18-2011, 02:04 AM
A spot for big sheep heads is behind the tiki bar at Fort Pierce Marina along the sea wall.

huntentails
08-18-2011, 04:47 AM
Very Nice Find! And a Great Morning
Thanks for sharing the pictures brings back great memories :beer
I have fished that same spot many times back in the day? Glad You found a great fishery close to where You will be living at Good Luck and stay SAFE :Rockon

angler18
08-18-2011, 07:44 AM
very nice, you have to love the beach snookin this time of year

xmuskyguide
08-18-2011, 08:26 AM
Enjoyed the pics. Great to get into the fish so soon. Best of luck with school and the fishin'.

mitziboy
08-18-2011, 12:30 PM
Atta boy Samuel.. I surely will miss raisin hell with ya out on the golf course, but looks like you found a new place to do so.. Save a few for me and Coby, we'll be down there soon enough.
Nice fishin potna

HammerheadTed
08-18-2011, 12:37 PM
Now that looks like some serious fun!!:Rockon

PONCE
08-18-2011, 09:35 PM
Love the Gulf side no doubt, just look at that water, you guys caught some nice fish http://serve.mysmiley.net/cool/cool0010.gif

caldnsik
08-19-2011, 08:04 AM
Nice snook slayin!!

jessej
08-19-2011, 01:10 PM
Nics catchin' & thanks for the fish pics.

That whole area from Ft Pierce to Vero inside and out is a great area to catch snook, redfish, and a whole bunch of other fish - spent a number of years doing that and saw a lot of interesting things.