WATCH: Whale frolics at the Jersey Shore
By Taylor Tiamoyo Harris
NJ Advance Media for NJ.com
Updated on October 26, 2017 at 10:07 AM
Posted on October 24, 2017 at 9:10 AM
Swimsuit season may be over, but it may not be time to leave the beach just yet. In fact, if you're looking to spot a whale, now may be the best time to head to a beach in Atlantic or Monmouth counties.
Photographer Bill McKim captured a humpback whale within 100 yards of the shore of Belmar Beach on Sunday.
On Facebook, the Cape May Whale Watcher group posted pictures of a humpback whale and 50 dolphins on Friday.
"It's a rare and beautiful thing and something that you just have to stop and see." said Bill McKim, the photographer who captured video and photographs of the mammal.
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