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Surf Fishing Casting is King

Posted by on Saturday, November 15th, 2014 in Uncategorized

So you just bought yourself a brand new Bill Varney Signature Cousins 9′ surf rod and you are strutin’ down to the beach. You rig up your favorite Carolina rig and ad a tad bit more weight this time and sling that puppy all the way past the breakers. And then you do it again […]

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Surf Fishing Terms and Slang

Posted by on Thursday, November 13th, 2014 in Uncategorized

Surf Fishing Terms and  Slang IF you are new to surf fishing and you are a member of any surf fishing community like Socalsurfrats.com or WestCoastsurffishing.com you will come across a unique and fun “Language” or a bunch of terms that are thrown around like they are part of the everyday fishing. Well they are! […]

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Surf Fishing Species – Barred Surf Perch Information and Baits

Posted by on Thursday, November 13th, 2014 in How To Surf Fish, Surf Fishing Basics, Uncategorized

Barred Surfperch Surf Fishing Information The barred surfperch (Amphistichus argenteus) is a fun sport fish for most surf fishermen along the California coast. It is also known as barred perch, silver perch, surf perch, sand perch and silver surf fish. It is native to inshore waters that range from northern California, USA to southern Baja […]

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Surf Fishing For California Halibut

Posted by on Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 in How To Surf Fish, Surf Fishing Basics, Uncategorized

You can view this article in it’s complete form at Bill Varneys Site FishtheSurf.com  I’m asked all the time what is the best tasting fish from the surf. Well the truth is, I release all of my fish back into the water with one exception—the occasional legal halibut. And it seems like I’m not alone. […]

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Surf Fishing – The Brown smooth-hound shark

Posted by on Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Best way to Catch your target species is learn a little about it. So here is some info on The brown smooth-hound shark The brown smooth-hound shark (Mustelus henlei) is an excellent food fish for local people along the California coast. It is also referred to as Sand shark, mud shark, paloma or dogfish. […]

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Dont Be A Surf Fishing Loser

Posted by on Thursday, November 6th, 2014 in How To Surf Fish

  Stop Being The Surf Fishing Loser   Well I don’t mean you are a loser but it seems like you might lose more than you win when you are out with your surf fishing buddies and that is why you are even reading this far? If that is you then you owe me a […]

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Surf Fishing Essentials

Posted by on Thursday, November 6th, 2014 in Surf Fishing Basics

Surf Fishing Basic Essentials So you want to surf fish. I can see that as you are looking for information and secrets about how to get out there and start surf fishing. How about instantly taking an advantage over your fishing buddy with a few pointers. So you need to know. What bait and I […]

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