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New to fishing also

Just recently was looking for a hobby that didn't take all my damn money like my other hobbies and being that I'm from corpus Christi on the bay quite a few of my buddies fish so I figured I'd give it a shot.

Took my *** to the local academy picked me up a 50 dollar ugly stick combo and some tackle and headed out. Now as a kid in the summers I did some fresh water fishing on a lake my grandma lived at bit not enough to make me a pro angler by any means.

Went out to a spot we call sea pines it's a 4wd only area leads back to a lagoon of some sort in between padre island and the corpus Christi mainland if you will. Got a large ship chAnnel not too far from the area. Was told the "lagoon" we were casting in was a prime drum feeding spot around dusk. So with 2 lbs dead shrimp we headed out there seems as if we missed the major feeding time got there a bit late was getting bites nothing major wound up landing a little 14-15 inch black drum and a 25"ish redfish. Not a bad take for first time out. Hoping to get better gear and some better catches once I learn more seems to be more to it than just bait on a string lol

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You couldn't have picked a Better Hobby IMO. I have been fishing mostly freshwater since I could stand up. There a lots of good places in your area from what I hear. If your ever out this way, I will show you Crappie and Brim till your sick of catchin' them (if thats possible) Amyway, good to hear another person enjoying this awsome Hobby.

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Yeah I'm hooked already. Just hoping to learn some tips and tricks maybe get some equipment help idk what's good and what isn't.
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Oh it wont take all of your money you still need to buy fuel to get out to your Fishen hole! Tackle gets expensive and fishing is very addicting. I blame my father for my fishing addiction can you believe that SOB made me grow up in a bass boat. That will mess you up for the rest of your life........

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Yeah I'm hooked already. Just hoping to learn some tips and tricks maybe get some equipment help idk what's good and what isn't.
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