Great Egg Harbor Bay, Somers Point

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#18 of 53 in Nature in New Jersey
Great Egg Harbor Bay is a major bay located on the southern New Jersey coast, specifically in Atlantic and Cape May counties. The Great Egg Harbor River empties into the bay.The Garden State Parkway crosses the bay, via the Great Egg Harbor Bridge. Just west of the bridge is the Beesley's Point Bridge, which was closed in 2004 and demolished in 2013. It carried US Route 9.
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  • This span over the Great Egg Harbour is a engineering marvel.It run about 2 miles with sidewalks, a fishing pier, information office, a viewing station.Just fantastic. Park, take a bike ride or just w...  more »
  • Crossing the Bridge is amazing. So peaceful, and calm. I am sure at some times thru the summer it can be very crowded, but other times it is very calming. The view of Somers Point on one side and Ocea...  more »
  • Flounder fishing was great this year and the presence of the tow boat and Marine police was evident all season. Thanks to everyone who kept the water clean and no littering.. Can't wait until stripper...  more »
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