I know this question has been asked many times, but with my motor recently stolen I'm in the market for a new one. I loved my 25 Yamaha 2-stroke, but there getting harder to find in good shape and not too great on gas. My three options are looking for another Yamaha 25 2-stroke, spend the extra money on a Yamaha 4-stroke, or do the unthinkable and find a mercury 25 2-stroke. What you guys.... Read More
Has anyone been out in the last few days in lake p. or lake borgne? Has the water cleared up at all yet? I was going to make a trip around there this weekend if I can find some half decent fishing water.
Guys I really need your help.. I just found out my yamaha 25 was stolen between today and Monday. It was taken from our camp on the east pearl river in Pearlington, ms. Any possible information would be greatly appreciated. I know its a long shot, but I figured I'd give it a shot. I'm in college and that was my hard earned money from the past summers, and was my only boat for freshwater fishing.... Read More
Anyone know how to get in touch with the admin, or what to do with scams involving classifieds? I have a add posted that I'm trying to sell and have got two different replys that are obvious scams asking me to contact them. They contacted me through the la sportsman email system and asked that I contact there personal number. I check the phone numbers and found other reports of scams with those.... Read More
Iím taking a member of the arm forces fishing this weekend and really want to show him a good time. He just reenlisted for the third and final time this past weekend and asked if he could come fishing with me before he leaves town. I fish the Rigolets, Lake Borgne area for specks; however, I know he really wants to get on some reds. Has anyone been catching any reds or specks around the.... Read More
I have a Minn Kota 36volt RT101 trolling motor (2005-2008 model Iím assuming, used boat) that just recently stopped going forward at any selected speed. However, all speeds in reverse work fine and are strong. I think itís a speed control issue but Iíd like to get some other opinions before I start sinking money into it. Thanks guys
So I recently got a old new rig and am wanting to extend my fishing range an knowledge. I'd like to start fishing on the easten side of the bolix marsh area. I've read old reports of good speck fishing around ninmile, threemile, and blind bay but have never fished the area. I was wondering if all you experenced sportsman might have some tips and tricks for fishing those locations. Thanks
Anyone have a 2000-2007 skeeter bay boat that has had pump problems? I have a 2005 zx 22bay with a blown baitwell pump but am having some trouble getting to it. The only access I see is through the storage bins on either side of the boat, which isn't much room at all. Any ideas??????
Just recently bought a skeetet zx22 bay with a 2005 Yamaha 225 hpdi vmax and was wondering if anyone has or has used one of these engines. I've heard everything from terrible outboards to terrific so im a bit confused on the reliability of these engines. I've done my homework and know about the older models with over/under oilling problems, and of course the Yamaha mechanics are cheerleaders for.... Read More
Anyone have any good information on trainning a waterfowl hunting dog? I am about to get a lab pup to train myself. I have another dog which I have trainned to do all the basics, but I am lost when it comes to the more complex stuff for reteving. Any information would be helpful. Thanks.