From now until Labor Day, snapper season is a go! More specifically, you can only legally possess fish on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, but hey, that’s better than the three-day excuse for a season earlier this year. To celebrate the victory won by recreational fishermen, Louisiana Sportsman has compiled a best-of-the-best list of the best tips and tactics for snapper to be found anywhere.

Tight lines!


Red snapper tackle & bait tips

How to make a butterfly rig for snapper

Big baits for big snapper

Try a chumsicle

Seared Snapper with Marmalade Glaze recipe

Tips for trophy red snapper fishing