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
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
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
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.
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!!
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
Phillip and I decided to make an inshore/offshore trip to GI on 7/21. Started off on the beaches which were covered in shrimp/birds/11' trout. Birds were diving as far we could see. Decided to make a move once the rains past and hit paydirt. Got our limit of very very solid trout. All trout were caught on live croakers about 3' under a cork. Went back to sand dollar for some frozen poiges and.... Read More
I had Robert , Trent and Reed onboard and we changed it up and did a evening trout trip to take advantage of the falling tide and that was ticket. Within 2 minutes of stoping the boat Robert landed the first trout and then a few more started coming in from the other guys, we trolled around and found what we where looking for 2 at time trout action so out went the anchor and we didn't move.... Read More
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
Looking to see what hook some of you use for punching mats. I have read reviews and some like gamakatsu and trokar have keeper issues. Id love to find some hack attack flippin hooks but i cant find them anywhere in the br area. Any help is greatly appreciated. Thank you and God bless.
For as many years as I can remember august is awesome for blue water fishing, mahi mahi's are usually in full swing, and sometimes like 100 blue marlin are all ready billed by all the capt.s and many yachts, and more double digit yellowfin days too remember!! it's also mangrove snapper full swing spawning, and all sorts of other fish species are ready at the Chew!! I can bring you on a.... Read More
Patrick Miller and his son Michael came in from Houston to get in on some of our fishing. Michael currently swimming for Duke University had never fished before so after I stopped the boat, I gave him a quick lesson on how to work a spinning rod and a gold spoon. I trolled about 20 yards before the first red smacked our spoon. Powerpole went down and we didn't move until #15 hit the box. Since.... Read More
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
Today Capt.Jack went out with Norris, Keith and Garrett Gremillion. Because of the bad weather the catch of the day was 5 trout 5 bull reds and one small red. Capt. Jack felt they should have went fishing for reds instead of trout. Some guys caught their limit on specks. The weather was bad today but its looking like there is less chance of rain for the rest of the week. If your ready to book a.... Read More
Black drum are a popular sport fish in Texas, Florida, and up the Atlantic coast as far as Virginia. They are eschewed among many anglers in Louisiana due to the abundance of redfish and speckled trout, but they are actually the most important commercial fishfish in Louisiana owing to the excellent meat quality and their popularity as imitation crab.