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Great Egg Harbor Bay

Somers Point, NJ
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Ranked #1 of 10 Attractions in Somers Point
Type: Bodies of Water
Activities: Fishing
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Somers Point, New Jersey
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126 reviews 126 reviews
52 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

As many here state and live nearby as myself I must agree with them! The new causeway took several years to build but will last a long time to help usher in the beach, boat and fun seekers!

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New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

It is a beautiful body of water which lends itself to the usual pleasurable activities like boating, sailing and fishing. Somers Point Harbor Cova Marina is a good starting point for a lot of those activities. There are many nice restaurants in town and places to walk like Kennedy Park. Do not miss the new causeway. The bay is also... More

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Somers Point, New Jersey
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

The new causeway is THE new attraction in the area. A full pedestrian walkway allows you to take in the view from the Atlantic ocean inlet on up into the river. 2.5 miles each way or park in the middle and go as far as you want. Fresh air and exercise with a view!!

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Philadelphia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Most of our summers are spent on the Great Egg Harbor Bay: we fish, crab, clam, water ski, and relax. The water is clean and the only heavy boat traffic is on the weekends. The local college builds and places osprey platforms throughout the meadows, so there are many opportunities to view them and other shore birds. In the early... More

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Ocean City, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

GREAT Golf, food, personnel, clean and just a great place! go there to see some of the Flyer's greats and have fun

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This is probably the Premier location in Atlantic County for boatin, fishing, cruising and having a blast. Novices should stick to channels that are marked and pay attention to your depth finder. Several nice restaurants and bars offer free dockage to patrons.

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Corbin City, New Jersey
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

Have fished, crabbed, clammed and swam in this body of water since I was a kid the new bridge across is state of the art but the body of water in crosses is a great destination.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

Great Egg Bay borders Margate, Longport Ocean City Somers Point Egg Harbor TOWNSHIP AND Upper township in Southern NJ. If you want Southern Hospitality in a Yankee state y'all should try a weekend of boating between some of these fine establishments; Lambertis in Margate Baia, Philip Chin, Clancy' Crabby Jacks And more in Somers Point, plus Tuckahoe Inn in Upper... More

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Somers Point, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

I am out on this bay 12 months a year. It is beautiful! Clamming, crabbing, fishing,sailing and just cruising. A great place with a boat.

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Marmora, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

i love to take out the boat with my guy and cruise the bay,great way to unwind. there is a nice boatramp there,reasonably priced too.then after your ride you can dock at the tuckahoe inn and have anice lunch or a nice beverage.

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