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Deer Hunting in Outside Louisiana
Hey yall,

Looking to switch rounds for my winchester model 70 .270. I had been shooting 150gr ballistic tips and found that I was NEVER getting a blood trail; resorted to shoulder shots which equaled wasted meat. I have begun researching and know that I want to drop down to 130gr. I don't expect to have to make shots past 250-300 yds.

I'm looking at Accubonds, Interbonds, or.... Read More
July 22 at 9:25am
PermianRedMan Profile Photo
Inshore Fishing in Louisiana
I am coming to New Orleans with a group of six guys total. We want to do a fishing trip that is close to New Orleans where we can drink beer and catch fish. We want to do a semi short trip due to limited time in NOLA. Would be open to charters, guided trips, big flat bottom boats. We are open to late morning, afternoon, or evening trip.

Also, we are all from Texas so need info on one day.... Read More
Yesterday at 2:18pm
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Hunting in Central Louisiana
So Mary Landrieu announced her latest attempt to betray our state today, turning the bulk of the Atchafalaya Basin into a national park! While at first that may sound like a good thing, she is lauding fictitious restoration funds and 'improved acess for tourist', what it really means is a giant NO HUNTING sign in the center of our coast. Also no further oil and gas activity in the area. This.... Read More
51 minutes ago
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Inshore Fishing in Vermilion Bay in South Central Louisiana
Where to go/where to go out of for reds in the marsh around Vermillion Bay?

(last post with same text had 130 views, no responses. Just looking for a LITTLE help here guys!)

New to the Vermillion bay area and only have a 14' flat boat with 15hp. Is ther anywhere on the north end of the bay, in the marsh, or anywhere I could get to some reds with this little.... Read More
2 hours ago
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Opinions & Responses in Louisiana
is anyone out there concerned about the vibrio virus(flesh eating bacteria) in the gulf waters????
July 21 at 9:11pm
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Inshore Fishing in The Rigolets / Lake Catherine in Southeast Louisiana
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  • 'I can't feel my arms!'
Been catching some nice drum (18'-22')at the L&N Bridge. Dead shrimp on the bottom. This one wore Jeremy out but he got it solo, I was just the netter. 4 keepers, this giant throwback, a few big sail cats released. Of course croaker, hardheads, and stingrays. At least we had some action. We were out there Monday afternoon from about 5-7:30. A school of about 20 dolphin came in as we.... Read More
1 hour ago
TerryZ Profile Photo
Inshore Fishing in Lake Borgne / Chef Menteur
Went to Lake Borne and fished the coast line and we got 2 limits of reds in under two hours. All nice size reds. Looks like we will be grilling some reds tonight
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1 hour ago
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Kayak Fishing in Louisiana
Has anybody heard about colyell creek?
2 hours ago
Cajun-Pete Profile Photo
Fishing in Louisiana
We announced the start of a Petition on July 9th to URGE Chalmette Refining to resume the manufacture and sale of ethanol FREE gasoline from their refinery’s truck rack in Chalmette.

Over the first week, we were having an average of 100+ signatures per day sign up. At that rate, I felt we would have well over 1,000 by now. It is now 13 days since we launched the petition and we have.... Read More
July 21 at 9:53pm
PermianRedMan Profile Photo
Inshore Fishing in Southeast Louisiana
I am coming fishing late September, which is a better fishing spot. We are going on a bachelor party, so we would like to fish in the evening and then eat/drink at a cool spot on the water. Would Lafitte or Delacroix be a better spot?
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4 hours ago
Cajun-Pete Profile Photo
Fishing in Louisiana
Louisiana Sportsman Readers:

Today we are announcing the start of a Petition to URGE Chalmette Refining to resume the manufacture and sale of ethanol FREE gasoline from their refinery's truck rack.

Go to my website and look at the UPPER right hand corner side of the 'Home' page and you will see the Petition. Simply click on the Orange 'Sign Petition Now' button to enter your.... Read More
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July 09 at 9:18pm
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Kayak Fishing in Southeast Louisiana
Second trip to PAC. Fished the southern section off of Island Rd. Last time I was down there I checked that area out and they were 3 guys that killed the reds. So I went there today. Got a late start but first cast fish on! That's how it was for about 30 mins with h&h plastic. Every other cast fish on- but all small trouts and reds. And then nothing but harheads on dead shrimp. I can't.... Read More
June 25 at 7:04pm
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Inshore Fishing in Louisiana
I recently read an article (sorry can't remember where) and it was talking about how next year you may not be able to fish for red snapper in federal waters unless you have a commercial liscense or hire someone to take you? I may not have read it and understood it fully. Can anyone give me any information on this or explain what that means? Thank you.
6 hours ago
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Inshore Fishing in Louisiana
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Good day down in Dularge working the duck ponds! Pink Champagne matrix with a 1.5 gold spinner did the damage today. Always great when kids can go out and catch fish. Thanks to my friend Travis at reeling good charters for putting me on the fish!! If we would have had live minnows it would have been 15 reds in the box. Nevertheless it was a fun day!!
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19 hours ago
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Fishing in Louisiana
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  • The fish that yanked Matt overboard!
  • 'This ones going on the wall' his grandpa said!
While running a charter yesterday Matt hooked into a monster Bull Red. After 20 mins I tightened the drag a little bit. The fish ran under the boat then shot out yanking Matt right off the bow of the boat. Luckily he did not let go of rod. We got him back in, he immediately grabbed the rod and 15 mins later the monster was in the boat. This was his biggest fish ever!! Congrats Mathew on getting.... Read More
23 hours ago
L.moreau238 Profile Photo
Hunting in Central Louisiana
Does anybody know of a place that would buy Nutria Rats or the skin somewhere near Krotz Springs!! Need to take them out of a crawfish pond and don't just want them to rot around the property!!
17 hours ago
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Hunting in Louisiana
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I just wanted to pass this along in case someone's looking for ammunition. I've searched for months to find a couple boxes of 22 magnum with no luck. Hard to believe a few short years ago I could walk into Walmart and the Winchester boxes where stacked three wide and ten deep with them for around $11.00 a box of 50. I found a place on the internet and they had the Armscor 22 magnum in 40 grain.... Read More
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Yesterday at 2:05pm
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Boats in Louisiana
I'm replacing an old rotten transom in a small 12 foot bateau. I'm just curious as to who has done this before and what tips you can give me. What type of wood? Did you treat it with anything special? I figure someone out there has some really good homemade ideas. Thanks in advance.
Yesterday at 11:32am
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Fishing in Lake Pontchartrain / Northshore in Southeast Louisiana
Anybody have any luck fishing for white perch in or around Tickfaw/Blood River area?

If so, what are they biting on?
Yesterday at 9:39pm
Dog dude Profile Photo
Captain Paul - GPS Info in Lake Pontchartrain / Northshore in Southeast Louisiana
A friend of mine e-mailed me some of his way points and I opened them via Garmin's 'home port'software program on my apple pc.

I have a lowrance Elite-7 HDI chartplotter with a Standard Mapping chip. If I copy the way points to a blank micro sd card, will my Lowrance read them or will the code only be read by a Garmin GPS? Is there a way I can transfer the data without manually.... Read More
19 hours ago

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