Hog population has steadily been growing unchecked. It is now a full blown epidemic. The way the current regulations and seasons stand hunting will not begin to alleviate this problem. I have been hunting this area over 30 years and have never had this kind of interference hunting deer. Whether it is from the food competition or just for some reasons a bioligist would know, the problem needs.... Read More
I had pics of this deer for the past 2 years, only one in daylight. He finally slipped up and gave me a shot at 5:05 Saturday afternoon. One shot from my 7 mag dropped him in his tracks. The deer had a 15 inch spread and weighed 205lbs, killed on Westfeild Hunting Club.
We had a great long holidays of hunting this past week just north of Natchitoches, LA. With 4 does and 2 bucks on the table our freezers will be full for a while. My girlfriends sister Laura took down a big 9pt down with her .270 on Nov 27 that weighed in at 193lbs. So far it had been a great weekend of hunting but we decided to make one last hunt on sunday morning and it was hot around 60.... Read More
The new addition to Absolute Fishing arrived yesterday. Capt Travis and I made the maiden voyage in the new Gator Tail today. One stop had our limit of trout before 8am. We made a quick move into the shallows hooking 12 reds before 9 am. Easy as it gets right now in Dularge. Our trout today were caught tightlining Green Hornet Matrix Shad, and Kamikazee Vortex Shad under a cork in 2-4 ft of.... Read More
I have been fishing the Pointe Aux Chene area for 40+ years and yesterday put the icing on the cake. My wife and I were fishing anchored in a bayou along with several other boats. We were all about 50 to 60 yards apart and were all catching fish. These two guys pulled into the bayou and pulled along side of my wife and I about 15 yards from where my boat was anchored, where we were casting,.... Read More
Great day for Team Skill-N-Talent today. Launched from Seringe's around 7:30 and hit our spot in Little Lake around 8. Started off a little slow with the water temperature still below 50 degrees, but once the sun came up it was on. Had 50 around 10:30 so we decided to go back for a quick break and come back out. Caught our second limit in a little under 2 hours. Only 4 or 5 throwbacks all day.... Read More
I have a 270 WSM and have been shooting 150 grain partition the last few years. Having trouble finding boxes of them. All I can find are 130 grain ballistic tips. Anyone have any info on the ballistic tips? I'm sure I will have to resight my rifle, which isn't a problem. Just want to be able to have basically the same result as my partitions did.
It was my 7 year old son who wanted to go hunting on a Saturday morning and sit in an open ladder stand with temperatures reaching 30 degrees at daylight. Because we were late getting up, breakfast was not an option to get to the stand on time. However, I was prepared with a bag of wheat thins in case my son got hungry. As soon as I reached for the wheat thins, I looked up and say a deer.... Read More
Ben and LJ joined us this weekend. LJ had applied to 5 wma youth hunts unsuccessfully so Ben had seen my posts and called me. After passing several deer sat. morning and seeing nothing sat. evening luck smiled on LJ sun. morning.
Any anglers out there have a little free time to help me navigate the marsh to the east of Leeville? One would assume the larger canals are the deepest but that definitely is not always the case. Also, are most bays safe to cross? I'm curious of water depths on an average day. Which canals are safe (3-5ft) and which are questionable(2-3ft).Thanks
Congressman Rodney Alexander invites you to join him on Saturday September 10th at 2pm at the Colfax Civic Center (Colfax, La.) to discuss the Forest Service's proposal to ban deer dog hunting in the Kisatchie National Forest. It is important for you and your dog hunting friends to participate in this meeting as Congressman Alexander looks for a final resolution to this controversy. Please.... Read More
Well, the last 2 month's tourneys at Manchac went well with 11 boats & 12 boats, so we are doing another one for December! The date will be Saturday December 14 at the Manchac public launch. It is a team tournament but you can fish by yourself. (each boat is a team with 1 or 2 people). Can't have more than 2 people in a boat. It just $20 per boat and $10 per boat optional big bass with.... Read More
Had the pleasure of taking Mickey, Gwen, Dustin and Stephanie from Baton Rouge out fishing yesterday. Had a great day. We caught 100 trout. Fish are biting on live shrimp, but just as well on plastic like the Shrimp Creole Matrix Shad.
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