I fish this area religiously and frequent both dockside and rigolets marina...were seeing the same problem we've had in past years. The salinity levels in the lake aren't were they used to be so the shrimp simply aren't coming in like they were in years past. Those establishments go to great lengths to provide their clients with live bait. Shrimp have had to be brought in from venice for.... Read More
here's a link to an article Todd Masson did about our fishing this past week...i'm hesitant to even post this on this site because it's gone so downhill but its been great fishing and id like to share with the POSITIVE members of the site..my hat's off to Capt. Poirier for putting us on the fish trip after trip! call Trophy Trout Charters if you want in on the.... Read More
Looking for a camp in the slidell area to rent out during the week when i'm off from the fire house in baton rouge so i can fish a couple days in a row without pulling the boat back and forth. Don't mind doing all the cleanup just need a place to dock the boat and lay our head down after fishing. Any leads would be greatly appreciated!
Took a ride out to the bridges yesterday just to check on water quality and boy was it piss poor. We only fished for a few hours in evening. Wasn't really expecting to catch much but we didn't even get a bite. Couldn't taste any trace of salt in the water and it was dirty everywhere. Hopefully the storms and winds will calm down soon so the water will clean up. Anyways if your looking for the.... Read More
done a good bit of trolling the last couple years but am going to arm myself with some leadcore line this year. question i have is how many colors are yall letting out to get to the strike zone when pulling traps with a trailer? some articles say 2 and some say 4...just trying to get an idea before i lose a couple rigs from getting hungup...i'm talking about the causeway not trestles...thanks.... Read More
despite the forecast the urge to go is too strong so i'm gonna hope to bounce around and stay away from the storms tomorrow...may be a complete bust but its my first day off work so i've gotta get on the water, lol hopefully the rain holds off for a few good hours of fishing before we get run off...if anyone else is going out to bayou b tues or wed let me know
yesterday was absolutly gorgeous on the lake...just wish the tide was falling instead of coming in all day...anyways we had to really work for our fish, they were smaller than normal too and only two flounder?? still had a gread day on the water...
when i left baton rouge i couldn't decide wether to go to the causeway or trestles...ive been fishing the causeway with minimal results so i figured id go give my spots from last year a shot on the trestles and see if some fish had shown up yet...talked to a few other guys and got pretty good reports so to dockside we went...grabbed a few packs of matrix shad and headed to the bridge...morning.... Read More
Headed out yesterday morning against all odds to try and find a few fish...Started off in the hot water canal and pulled some real good quality specks out but the action was pretty slow so we made a move to the rocks in the MRGO...first stop produced nothing so we jumped to teh other side and found some fish stacked up in a small pocket...Caught a mess of trout and flounder there adn a monster.... Read More
Looking for a duck lease for next season, would much rather hunt in some timber with mallards than the marsh with teal...if you have any openings or know somewhere me and a couple buddies from the fire dept can go please let me know!! Thanks
Buddy of mine is giving me permission to hunt his lease this weekend...it hasn't been hunted all year so he can't really give me any advice on hunting it..i've never hunted the area so i was seeing if someone could chime in with a few pointers...do those birds want a big decoy spread? do they like mojo's? aggressive calling? I dont have a surface drive so were taking my bay boat as far as we can.... Read More
me and a few buddies want to go on one of the no limit goose hunts this year...have any of you been and have a place to reccomend?? wondering if there are good places here in LA of if we should go to Texas...let me know what you think
planning a bachelor trip and looking for a big boat to charter for a weekend trip...im having trouble finding anyone with a big convertable to charter everyone ive found is using center consoles or cat's...but were looking to make a weekend out of it..any suggestions?? please let me know thanks!