Originally Posted by puffcard
There is a sand bar in Ft Lauderdale on the ICW
about a mile north of Port Everglades, you'll find a 100 people swimming there on a nice weekend. Most places nope.
Not that it really matters, but I think you're remembering the sand bar on the north side of Peanut Island within a mile north of Lake Worth
Inlet at Palm Beach. Fort Lauderdale
is my home town and I can't place anything like this north of Port Everglades except that shoal on the south side where the New River meets the ICW
, but I've never seen swimmers there.
There have always been swimming in what we used to call "Whisky Creek" just south of Port Everglades. As kids
, we used to swim across the New River while holding our clothes overhead to get to downtown and the movie