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Inshore Fishing in Shell Beach / Hopedale / Reggio in Southeast Louisiana
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  • Where and what is history of this camp?
Is this the old WLF camp near Lake Borgne? Found this image uploaded in Google Earth today. Location looks wrong in Google maps, heard it was near Janke's Ditch. Or is this a hoax someone pulled on Google?
2 hours ago
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Freshwater Fishing in Morgan City in South Central Louisiana
I sunk my boat last week off of Old River in the spillway and my tackle boat floated off. I know this is a shot in the dark but just would like to know if someone seen or has it. I'll give money for a reward. Thanks
1 hour ago
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Fishing in Lafitte in Southeast Louisiana
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  • NEW LAND LOOKS GREAT
For the past several years the government are working on the Bayou Dupont area to increase land. At present time they are spending millions for 360 acers of land. To get their heavy equipment to the area they want to work they need to build a canal for several miles. Here is a picture of the spoil area that was just mud several months ago. Just think how much land we could have if they had used....  Read More
August 22 at 5:36pm
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Inshore Fishing in Louisiana
i am looking on google earth and it looks like i can get to bayou st. malo from lena lagoon. i have never fished in lena before and not sure if it is safe to run through. is depth ok and obstructions? looks like a cool place to try in my xpress. thanks for any help
Yesterday at 11:33am
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Waterfowl and Duck Hunting in Shell Beach / Hopedale / Reggio in Southeast Louisiana
Can anyone tell me about the quality of duck hunting in Hopedale? Never been there, but may have an opportunity to duck hunt there. Been hunting Houma/Dularge area all my life. How good is the duck hunting in Hopedale???

Thanks,

LH
3 hours ago
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Site Sponsor Louisiana Outfitters
Waterfowl and Duck Hunting in Southwest Louisiana
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UPDATE:

*Several of our farmers are starting to see Teal over the last few days. So it looks like we should be back to a normal Teal Season! I've been on the water chasing Redfish, and have even seen a few flocks buzzing around Lake Charles and Prien Lake.*

Louisiana Outfitters has just a few openings for Teal season, which runs September 13th -....  Read More
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August 09 at 3:13pm
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Inshore Fishing in Cocodrie / DuLarge in South Central Louisiana
I have had camps and fished at Cocodrie for 35 years and this is the worst year for trout since 1975

Even the Guide boats have been having to depend on Redfish due to lack of trout

WHY???

Oil spill. NO.

Over fished YES

Too much pressure on the Trout as I think they have been virtually over fished

Hundreds more fishermen plus guide boats going out daily equals way....  Read More
August 24 at 3:31pm
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Hunting in Louisiana
Hello fellow sportsmen,

Does anyone have any feedback from hunting Doves at WMA's, and who has had any luck. I have hunted the Point-Aux-Chenes WMA in the past, but the fields are closed more often than not (due to waterfowl season and wetlands in close proximity). It has always been hit or miss for me.

I'm looking into trying out some other WMA's or even booking a guided hunt....  Read More
August 28 at 1:12pm
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Inshore Fishing in Fourchon / Grand Isle in Southeast Louisiana
is the gulp shrimp really worth the money? I know a lot of captains and weekend warriors both are switching to it for specks and reds because live bait is 'to expensive' but 10 gulp shrimp is 20$. and are they better then the vudu shrimp. last year I had the best trip ive ever had thanks to the vudu shrimp but again their on average 7$ for 2....
Yesterday at 7:04pm
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Waterfowl and Duck Hunting in Louisiana
A few year back I developed a creeping eruption as it is called in medical books, better known as 'Nuria Itch'. Iíve had it 10+ times over the years and it always had to run its 8-14 course which starts on your leg and stops at the neck unless it has enough life to keep going back down again. This time was special though. I sat on a rope that had just been pulled out of the mud and it started....  Read More
10 hours ago
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Inshore Fishing in The Rigolets / Lake Catherine in Southeast Louisiana
Anyone ever fish there? Lots of man made jetties to protect the marsh. I remember reading an article about Capt Vandenborre tearing up trout there on a west wind, but other than that one article no one seems to know anything about it. Anybody got any info on that area?

Anyways, my trip to MRGO got ruined yesterday when i got called in to work so i may try that out. if that doesnt work i....  Read More
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19 hours ago
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Inshore Fishing in Cocodrie / DuLarge in South Central Louisiana
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After a great fun filled week long vacation with the family to the popular Emerald Coast it was back to work today. David Muir from Houston was back down to the 'Lakehouse' for another great fishing trip. Capt Brady Giroir and I handled the crew as both boats limited out by 9:00. It was a good thing as the weather was closing in fast and we made it back to the dock before the storms moved in.....  Read More
16 hours ago
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Inshore Fishing in Cocodrie / DuLarge in South Central Louisiana
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I guess we're in for a long weekend of getting soaked, but the fish are biting and thankfully someone invented rain gear! Today I helped out Capt. Marty with the 'Dat Sauce' crew from Morgan City. The reds cooperated and right off the bat we slammed one in the box. The incoming tide was ripping and the bite was just too slow. We made a move to another hole and sent the crabs to the bottom.....  Read More
17 hours ago
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Fishing in Lake Pontchartrain / Northshore in Southeast Louisiana
I'm getting ready to build a pond on some land I just purchased. It already has a small pond (1/4) acre but I want to make it 1-1.5 acres in size. Does anyone have recommendations of someone on the northshore that digs ponds?
Yesterday at 12:27pm
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Kayak Fishing in Louisiana
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zlhmrkQxt9k
I entered this about a month ago. Did a little video using Ascend kayaks. Now its in the top 5, I'd appreciate it you could view and like . the winner will be chosen off those. Thanks Matyyaker. Or check out Charlie Melton on youtube.
17 hours ago
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Hunting in Delacroix Island in Southeast Louisiana
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  • Our friend Linda easing the gator into range.
  • 'Hold On', I mean 'Let Go'
It is that time of year again! Time for the Paw-Paw's Pirogues Family to get after the Gators. Looks like a rainy weekend but we are planning to give it a shot anyway. We will also be looking to see how many teal are in the area. Here are a few pics from a couple years ago. We like to run some the lines from our Pirogues. Makes the experience a little more personal.
19 hours ago
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Site Sponsor Salty_Dog
Inshore Fishing in Shell Beach / Hopedale / Reggio in Southeast Louisiana
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  • Pop showing his sons how its done
  • Fine mess of marsh critters before the rain hit.
  • Had to hop out on the grass to net this one out of a back pond we cast into.
Had a great day on the water today despite the spotty weather. Had a crew split three and three between two boats, myself and Captain Jacques of http://www.jakamosouth.com/. We pretty much knew we had a 1/2 day to get it done with the weather rolling in and decided on plan redfish. We went to two different spots and got on a good bite early. My crew was fishing some little tiny ponds off a....  Read More
20 hours ago
sweetwater marinaProfile Photo
Fishing in Louisiana
Today some people went out and caught their limit on reds. Despite the weather they were in by 9:00 am. So if your looking to fish there is fish to be caught. The water is the saltiest its been in a while. The reds are biting all over the marsh. If your looking to book a charter trip give us a call 504-342-2368. We also Have lodging available. A small deposit will hold your date. Not sure on....  Read More
21 hours ago
Bob Gourgues, Between the BanksProfile Photo
Inshore Fishing in Leeville / Golden Meadow in Southeast Louisiana
Hello Again Cyber Anglers,

Rain and wind prevented us from filming Monday and Tuesday. Yesterday we caught a break in the morning so I ran to the Power Lines on the East Canal. Squid Row fishes that neck of the woods and the last time he was down he showed me a short cut. I returned the favor by helping him clean their 80+ White Trout. He told me that if ever the weather is rough, he can....  Read More
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Yesterday at 10:02pm
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General in Louisiana
I have a lot of coyotes around the house , there are no animals that live on the ground any more , when I first moved over here I always seeing rabbits , possums , coons , armadillos, etc , etc and now there is nothing , a dead zone and now the coyotes are running the streets at night and from watching them on surveillance cameras they are hunting my Pomeranian , they come in the yard and....  Read More
Yesterday at 6:50am

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