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Anybody have some fresh panther poboys. But it's just an optical illusion. Definitely a raccoon/bobcat mix breed.

October 15, 2015 at 3:30am

It wasn't too long ago when my wife Kelly caught hunting fever and it's her favorite thing to do now (her words) I know lucky me!! Having not shot her 243 in over a year she developed a flinch that resulted in spine shoting a doe. And missing 2 bucks last weekend. So, instead of staying the whole week hunt like I planned I headed back home with the lover to do some target practice that she was, well let's just say more than willing to practice. After 44 rounds at the range and a bruise the size of a grapefruit on her shoulder she fixed her flinch and was consistently hitting a 3' target at 100 yards. We waited the week then headed up to the camp. Shitty weather had me skeptical about how this would turn out when she walked into the kitchen in all camo with her face paint on asking when we're we going to the stand. I saw it was pouring down outside and grabbed my frogg toggs to head out not to be showed up by my wife. She decided to hunt the thickest stuff we have on the lease with about a 15foot wide shooting lane in the middle of it rather than the thinned pines she missed her buck last week in. The rain was coming down as I was watching a doe and a 6 point eat at my feeder. Then....... whagggoooww! I hear her shoot in the stand about 900 yards from me. And I'm greeted with a text that says 'Omg hurry the f*ck up I'm about to throw up; I can't breathe' when I rolled up to the stand there was no blood, she couldn't tell me where the deer was when she shot it, and didn't know where she hit it. A gust of wind came and I smelt what all hunters want to smell when they cannot see 5 feet in front of their face. A dead deer. So I got down in a coon trail and shined the light and saw white. I turned around and she was crying. What we recovered was a no nonsense; no frills 130 class 10 point hunting when 9/10 times I probably would have stayed in the camp. When we got the deer back to the clearing she said 'this is the best feeling in the world.' That was literally the best feeling in the world watching these events unfold.

January 03, 2015 at 10:08am

I am looking to trade a day on the water with a fellow outdoorsman. Id like to go catch some perch, google eye, sac-a-lait, and maybe a few bass. I can bring you put together a mixed bag of trout, reds, and flounder. I can also bring you in my boat catch a 12 dozen crab limit with ring nets. Whatever you prefer.

July 22, 2014 at 8:57pm

It was fast and aggressive yesterday in the marsh. I had a group of friends come hang out and do some fishing. Here is a photo of my wife with a nice red standing by a bushel with 2 limits of reds and 10 trout we caught in 25 mins. Carolina rigs were the token. I caught 10 trout fast on a skitterwalk at sunrise. Ended the day with 22 reds, 5 bullys (caught 15-20), and 13 keeper specks (lots of little school trout. Anywhere the current was running. The bite was close.

June 08, 2014 at 5:17am

If you have the time to watch these then you may want to see how history repeats itself and how what we are being told on TV today is the same that was told hundreds of years ago through today when weapons were taken from most areas across the globe. And you will not like what the outcome if after they get people to buy into their 'vague' assault weapon ban..... Who determines an assault weapon? that name can be termed to knifes, sticks... all it takes is for one person to assault another with something then it has merit as an assault weapon. Please join NRA and lets stand strong if we do not. We have very gloom days ahead.


January 10, 2013 at 11:18pm

Get into the woods on the 25-26 and put out some attractant where you will be hunting.

Peanut butter
box of table salt
dry molasses
and peanut oil mixed together.

and hunt that area on the 27, 28, 29th if needed after the 1st day listed. the deer will be moving all day long. this is the 3rd time i will be hunting this moon phase and both of the other times this year we harvested the sneakiest big bucks on my land that we would only get pictures of at midnight. dont get discouraged at a slow morning we harvested a 200+ and 180+ out of the same stand my wife and i at 10:30 and 11:15 with the 180+ still laying in the plot.

Best of luck hunters.


December 14, 2011 at 9:03am

Here is a little action at the feeder

December 08, 2011 at 9:29am

a couple little ones from the rut.

My Wife with a 180' plus 15pt
myself with a 200' 17pt bases were right at 1 foot

December 06, 2011 at 9:26am

I am looking to scoop up some bulk corn and bulk sweet potatoes before the weekend and possible a few sacks of rice bran to bring up to my lease.

Thanks anyone for the help

September 13, 2011 at 3:08pm

Feel free to call or text, 9856370260 I have a 28' custom carbon and kevlar catamaran (only 1 made so far last year 2015 model) for offshore, and a flats boat. I am fishing all the time I can text you hundreds of pics of fish.

March 08, 2016 at 9:00am

I live in cut off; it's not that far from here. Within an hour.

October 19, 2015 at 11:18pm
A comment titled: Re: Whats too many hours on a Yamaha in response to a report titled: Whats too many hours on a Yamaha

around 1996 ish? 25HP 2 stroke. 99% of hours were full throttle.. had around 2700hrs on it and still cranked 1st crank every time when it was sold.

Maintenance is the key. Id bring a lube pump and thing of lube when you check out the boat, look at the oil color and foot oil. If its black, walk away and give him the lube to top his stuff off. There are a lot of 'meticulously maintained' motors out there but the truth is most aren't.

One thing is for sure, if it came from a commercial fisherman or charter fisherman. It was maintenance because that is their livelihood.

I have a badass custom aluminum flat cc (2014), with 2005 johnson 115 factory remanufactured in 2013 with 15hrs on the rebuild, atlas jack plate, hummingbird 999, ill make you a sweet deal if thats what you are looking for. 4 blade rogue prop, hydraulic steering. The reason i went with the 2 stroke johnson is because I personally saw a crabber with a 2003 90hp with 9000hrs on his.

March 07, 2015 at 10:38am
A comment titled: Re: New to fishing in response to a report titled: New to fishing

lf you get into a kayak look into Point aux Chenes WMA and save yourself 1-1.5hrs of travel and just find you some current, which is not hard to find out there. Once you find the current, you will find the fish.

Come June, July, and August you'll want to be wade fishing in the surf or fishing off of the grand isle bridge to limit out.

Here is a link to a website showing where to locate fish in your current fishing location with a kayak.

February 27, 2015 at 8:31am
A comment titled: Re: New to fishing in response to a report titled: New to fishing

If you don't have a boat you don't have to go that far. At the golden meadow park there is a public boat launch. there is also trails and a levee you can walk on to access many different fishing ponds from the levee. When i was a kid we would take our bikes back there and fish. There is a screen shot of the launch. On the back side of the pumping stations its pretty deep. If its cold outside and you are there for sunrise you just need to fish that deep hole and you'll catch some sheepshead, drums, and reds. You'll need to use some artificial baits to get the trout to bite. You won't have much luck with dead shrimp on bottom for trout. Get some jig heads and a couple bags of plastic minnows. (deadly dudley, matrix shads, etc)

February 25, 2015 at 4:02pm
A comment titled: Amateur or Pro. have fun with it! in response to a report titled: Meat Grinder and Sausage Stuffer

I'm slightly better than a beginner. Only you will know your favorite mixes for your needs. Just like any recipe you have to play around with it. For my breakfast sausage I use waltons. I settled on 6 lbs of venison, 4 lbs of Boston butt, and 2 lbs of bacon ends and pieces. For my regular grind and fresh sausage deep south is good, ac Legg is good, home made recipes off the internet for hot links etc are all good. I tend to be at around 50/50 for everything else with Boston butt and deer. Less Boston if I have some fat trimmings to grind. Best way is to get a small digital scale and grind you 5 lbs of each and make small 1 pound batches to see how it holds and how you like it. Make a 60/40 45/55 50/50 and play with it. 60 deer/40 pork doesn't hold for a burger or breakfast patty for me which drove me to 50/50 for everything including my deer boudin.

January 07, 2015 at 7:55am
A comment titled: awesome in response to a report titled: Where to go on vacation? “Grand Isle”

Thats awesome that y'all have a group getaway like that. Fun with the family and friends is what its all about.

July 16, 2014 at 8:03am
A comment titled: Thanks Turtle. in response to a report titled: grand isle

I do know its not a drop in the bucket for most. But its undivided interest. Thats the amount of property the owner would get if the property were to ever be divided. I don't think its that bad of a price considering people are paying 500k for camps in fourchon and grand isle on 1/4 acre.
The new owner would be able to fish, trap, charter, and build a camp if he wanted on the property. We use to have a community net with a wharf before Katrina that you just crank it down for a cold front in september and catch 2000lbs of shrimp a night. Also, if oil gets struck the owner would have his percentage of the revenues.
I'll email you my number.. if you ever looking to do some fishing and I'm off work we can go throw some lines ill put you on some fish.

July 15, 2014 at 5:43pm
A comment titled: ... in response to a report titled: grand isle

If we see someone trespassing we kick them out. Kind of like if the mail man is in your yard and your dog bites him. There are liabilities everywhere. There are more than just liabilities involved with the property. It\'s a culmination of things. We do not kick people off of the shoulder of the road fishing on the property in the deep pits by the abandoned cranes. There were 3 trespassers that day in Kayaks and I was polite to all of them. A man and a son in yellow kayaks and a guy from Alabama in a hobie. Since then the family has gotten together and decided to prosecute any trespassers in any water crafts. There are many different interest involved in the property. Charter trips, commercial crabbing, oil and gas business owners (entertainment), family relaxation, and privacy. The family was unanimous on not having the patience nor the GAF to deal with trespassers anymore. And they stated that they want to arrest everyone that trespasses until everyone in the united states knows that if they trespass there they will be scooped up by the harbor patrol in Fourchon.

North of LA1 is all public marsh. No private owners are held liable to pay taxes there.. LA Lands.

July 15, 2014 at 5:12pm
A comment titled: Motorboat in response to a report titled: Cca

A whole lot of cheese + a little bit of d**ks = Cheesed**ks

Thats about all thats going on here.

July 15, 2014 at 4:33pm
A comment titled: no problem in response to a report titled: grand isle

I just posted on the inshore discussion. It simply for legality wise is at the tax assessor office. You can get a map of public lands there. Those are the lands that the State covers property taxes for so to speak and the public has legal access too. The the debate has been long discussed and the bottom line is. you cannot own a navigable canal. But bayous, cuts, tranos', ponds, marsh is all private. and the Navigable canals are the ones when land was surveyed in the say 50's, But the property borders are still the borders and thats what the judge uses to prosecute. The navigable canals in louisiana law are the canals that were navigable by boat in 1812. Yes 1812...

Some people just have no sense. They live in an imaginary world. 'Hey the marsh where that land rig is at eroded away wheres my royalties off of that oil?'

July 15, 2014 at 4:14pm
A comment titled: YAPP! in response to a report titled: Cca

Eventually, louisiana will all sink. The diversion of the mississippi river killed everything in louisiana besides Venice. Not wanting people on private property is not greedy.

Whats greedy about when you have your family on your property and 4 kayaks show up and some jackass is having a kayak charter fishing trip on your property.

Or you get a phone call that louisiana sportsman TV is trespassing and filming a kayak show on your property. (which is getting worked out now with the owner of the sportsman)

Or you set out a trail camera and catch 5-6 different kayak fishermen stealing crabs out of your cousins crab traps.

Be real. I have land all over. But if any of you had land anywhere and you went to get in your deer stand and someone was doing a guided hunt in your stand on your property, or you had a duck blind on your property and someone was hunting in it, or you have private property and people are trespassing and filming a show on your property, or you fish crabs for a living and you have kayakers trespassing and stealing crabs and catching fish illegally from the property then enough is enough.

Bottom line is natural navigable canals which are navigable by big boats like tugs is what is documented in the state. Its really quite simple you go to the tax assessors office and ask for a map of public land. And you'll see what you have a right to be on. If someone else is paying property taxes you have no right on that property. And 10 times out of 10 times you will be guilty.

July 15, 2014 at 4:02pm
A comment titled: Link in response to a report titled: grand isle

Here is a link to an ad that I have posted on the sportsman for individual shares of undivided interest to the property. It is the approximate because it doesn't allow you to bend lines. The extra land between our property to Bayou Moreau in Fourchon is owned by the Calliouet Land Corporation. They Own the beach and all of Fourchon.. All of the docks are on leased land from that family. They are the ones who shut down the Beach.

But the property is from the Pipeline canal to LA1. From Where the dug out deep pits start near the tall tower on LA1 all the way to Bayou Laurier from bayou Laurier to the pipeline canal about 500 ft behind the beach along the canal back to the immediate south of the tower. All of the property from LA1 to the Gulf from Fourchon to Bayou Laurier (the first bridge going to grand isle) is private between my family (the Plaisance Trust) and the Calloiuet family (the Calliouet Land Corp).

July 15, 2014 at 3:01pm
A comment titled: ... in response to a report titled: Possession limits

That would be great actually.

July 15, 2014 at 2:28pm
A comment titled: Respect in response to a report titled: grand isle

Thats all it balls down to. If all water was public why would people lease duck hunting property? Or camp property? in the millions and millions of private acres of swamps and marshes in louisiana. I mean the laws will never change because If they turned private into public. Then the law makers would have to purchase the property from the owners/heirs. And right now Louisiana can't even give teachers their retirements that they were promised after working 30 years in the schooling system.

I don't have a problem bringing anyone fishing with me as a guest. Ive brought multiple people off of the sportsman fishing in the past, But using the property like its yours to use. Thats where the issue is.

July 15, 2014 at 1:50pm
A comment titled: W&F in response to a report titled: Possession limits

They can come and look in your freezer with suspicion of poaching, illegal game harvesting, etc... They have more stroke than police in some instances in regards to that. That being said a possession limit for drum is 5 fish and I know a game warden with probably 20-30 bags of drum/red fish in a freezer from quite a few bow fishing expeditions.

Just talked to Thibodaux office about bringing my home made hull in thursday to get inspected and asked the LT if I caught five reds yesterday and cleaned them and froze em up could I go fishing tomorrow and keep my limit, and he laughed and said yeah. I supposed its all who you ask?

But I am going to have to agree with lordbud on this issue because I have heard the same from a game warden in the past.

July 15, 2014 at 1:41pm
A comment titled: property ownership in response to a report titled: grand isle

Lordbud. The property was purchased in the 40's. There is one public canal. that is the one on the side of the road that is about 15' wide. All of the inland marsh was once ridge. Erosion doesn't turn private property into your right to hunt/fish oasis. There is a pipeline canal that is a right of way. There is the two canals I listed in my last posting. If you want to challenge Louisiana Law knowledge against a fellow property owner who is a lawyer. Come on over and test the waters like the others. I assure you that your RIGHTS aren't what you think you have.

Im not trying to be a dick, but you don't own property therefore you have no clue what you are talking about. If you owned a 4 million dollar piece of land I'm sure you would learn land laws. This is not state land. Its private property.

July 15, 2014 at 1:23pm
A comment titled: The marshes behind Elmers Island. in response to a report titled: grand isle

From LA1 to the beach (south of LA1) is private property from Bayou Laurier to Bayou Moreau in Fourchon. Just FYI there has been about 10 people warned and 5-6 arrested in the last 2 months (that I've dealt with.. i'm the property owner). So, spread the word to the fellow kayakers unless they want trespass/poaching charge to avoid the area.

July 15, 2014 at 12:17pm
A comment titled: Stop smoking dope. in response to a report titled: Possession limits

For one, I know that you can have more than double your limit in your home. Fillet and bagged and frozen. If the fish is cleaned, bagged, and frozen. Same with say..... ducks! if the ducks are in your freezer cleaned and frozen possession limits do not apply. Possession limits are (daily possession limits of whole animals not processed animals). Now if you have 100 ducks plucked and on ice heading in from wax lake by yourself plan for some fines. Or if i have 10 packs of backstrap in my freezer cleaned and vacuum sealed its not the same as having 10 dead deer in my truck.

If possession limits applied to the freezer.... well lets just say every seafood restaurant would be shut down for having more than 20 flounders, more than 144 crabs, more than 5 black drum, catfish, tuna, etc, etc, etc, etc.. the list can continue. Because they don't have a commercial license.

July 15, 2014 at 11:41am
A comment titled: hardheads... in response to a report titled: catfish

I've already been bamboozled into eating some by someone saying the fish was something else.

And.... it wasn't bad at all. Ive never kept them and cleaned them.

Now gaftopsail will beat specks and reds any day in my opinion... And my opinion on this was just reaffirmed 3 days ago when I fried a pot full of chips I made with 2 gaftops and 1 trout. You could definitely taste the difference. Hardheads will rarely be above 2-2.5lb range. Most you will catch will be around 1lb or less.

July 10, 2014 at 7:43pm
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