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Anyone know of a good fiberglass repair shop in Baton Rouge area? I hit an underwater object Submerged about 40 yards south of enstar platform out of Dularge. Was basically idling into position and 'bumped' what I'm guessing was and under water post. I have a fiberglass 22 ft sea hunt. I hit this early in AM and fished for another four hours. Noticed the bilge come on once ( which never happened before) Pulled plug at home and had what I would guess was a gallon or so which normally would have little to nothing.

July 06, 2012 at 3:36pm

I'm in need of a mechanic to trouble shoot what I think is carb problems on my Honda foreman. Besides GN Gonales and friendly yamaha anyone know of a good mechanic in WBR or Baton Rouge area?

August 29, 2010 at 8:57pm

I'm in need of a place to store my 22ft boat. I would like for it to be indoor or at the very least covered. I live in the baton rouge area and mostly fish out of Amelia or dularge.
Thanks for you help!

October 02, 2009 at 3:34pm

Instead of the same old florida vaction, I managed to talk my wife into a "fishing vacation".

Here's my problem. In the past when I would fish with buddies cleanliness and amentities really did not matter. I need a camp that is nice. I have a four year old and a four month old. I will possibly have other family members coming to stay and to enjoy the view while they babysit our kids.

Im familiar with the Dularge, and Cocodrie area and would like a nice camp/vacation home there.

Im not looking for a guide service, I have my own boat and enjoy fishing saltwater inshore and near offshore.

Does such a place exist?

May 03, 2009 at 3:27pm

What the best place to buy a pistol in/around Baton Rouge area. Currently looking at a Kahr CW 40 at Jims Firearms but Im sure there is much cheaper places around.

Thanks

March 31, 2009 at 4:57pm

Anyone else taking the class this weekend at bass pro?

March 12, 2009 at 7:56am

What pistols do you all carry? Im looking for a pistol that I can also carry concealed. I have heard a lot about the Kahr's.

Thanks

March 03, 2009 at 8:51am

What are you guys using to attach the new tags to your deer. I was thinking of using trash bag tie wraps and wondering what you guys are using.

On a side note. I have a lifetime lic and when I picked up my tags I asked the lady "Do I owe you anything" she replied no not with a lifetime lic. Here is the kicker, she then says BUT if you happen to loose these come back and for $3 bucks you can get more. I realize this is more for data collection and not to police hunting But I can see outlaws taking full advantage. Im not going to do it but first thing that comes to my mind is unlimited tags this year for a lot of people!

November 18, 2008 at 9:42am

Does anyone know of a place two or three fisherman can spend the night in Dularge area? Last few trips we made we leave Baton Rouge, drive to Dularge, fish, drive back to Houma and spend the night, Drive back to dularge, fish, back to BR...lots of time spend on road and not fishing!!

By the way school trout are everywhere!

October 10, 2008 at 2:03pm

There was an earlier post about Progressive being good boat insurance. Im probably one of thousands wanting to leave allstate after realizing I have a $6000 hurricane deductable. Who do you guys use?

September 22, 2008 at 11:32am

I usually launch my boat in dularge to make it offshore. This weekend I will be staying in a camp in Cocodrie. Whats the best route to get offshore from the marina. I have never launched in cocodrie. I do have gps, depthfinder and a standard aerial map. Looks like a small pipeline canal that passes bay sale and brings you on the north end of bay blanc would that work? Is there a better route? The boat is a 22ft bay boat if that matters. THANKS for the help!

June 20, 2008 at 5:47pm

Anyone have any luck in Dularge on Saturday? We fished the pickets, Mardi Gras, mouth of grand bayou dularge, the coast from grand bayou dularge to oyster bayou, with not even a bite! Talked to four other boats at the landing and one caught a red.

May 25, 2008 at 8:33am

Does anyone on here fish out of Burns Point? I usually fish four league bay and oyster bayou and someone told me to try out Burns Point. I thought it would be a much shorter ride than going thru the marsh out of Amelia, and much safer than running the river. Any information would be great...THANKS

February 10, 2008 at 3:06pm

Im heading to Golden Meadow this weekend and the boat launch I used to use behind the crab shack can not accomodate the size boat we are taking. Does anyone know if the Golden meadow public launch could handle a 22foot boat?

November 20, 2007 at 8:23am

I just purchased a white fiberglass boat. Any suggestions on how to clean the inside bottom from footprints after a trip? I have tried a boat brush with water and that just does not do it. Should I mix clorox and water? Simple green mixture?

Thanks for you help...

September 30, 2007 at 8:01pm

10 weeks ago I ordered a boat from a aluminum boat company, at this time I will leave the name of dealer off the post hoping that they will make this right. At the time of ordering I gave a deposit and was told my boat will be arriving in 4-6 weeks. We are now in week 10 and no sign of the boat. No one is able to give me an explaination as to what is going on. After patiently waiting I realized that if this is the kind of service I was going to get before I even purchased the boat I could only imagine how bad it would be later. Most of you on here probably would have told me to stay away from this guy and his place but he had a really good price on these Xpress boats. I called today and told them I wanted to cancel the boat. Was told its being built and could not cancel and I would loose my deposit because it is company policy not to refund deposits. I told them I gave a deposit for 4-6 not 10-12 weeks. Anyway Im waiting on a call from the owner in regards to my deposit. If it takes $500 bucks for me to learn a lesson about this dealership then so be it BUT Im hoping none of you make the same mistake I did..

Any way Im going pick up a Sea hunt BX22T with a 4 stroke 150...Any comments on this boat is welcome.. THANKS for letting me vent..

August 29, 2007 at 12:37pm

Im reseaching different boats and would like some opinions/comments. I like to fish saltwater and Im about to buy a boat for marsh/bay fishing. I have a max budget of 20k. I looked at the Xpress 20ft center console mainly because I thought fiberglass hulls would not be able to take much oyster reef abuse as a aluminum hull. Is this correct? Any boat comments or suggestions Is greatly appreciated!!!!!

June 09, 2007 at 7:37pm

Fished Sulphur mine Friday morning for a few hours and only thing I caught was a visit from the game warden, left mine and fished canals around catfish lake. 6 specks 15-17 1/2 inches, couple of sheephead, drum, 1 undersized red. Showed the fish everything, DOA's, H&H cockahoes, spoon, tried on bottom, on popping cork, all fish caught on popping cork with doa tipped with shrimp in the middle of the canals.

Saturday

Fished the bridge at Grand Isle for a couple of hours. 1 red, One 28 inch drum and a bunch of hard heads. All caught on cut mullet on the bottom.

Ended trip with Sunburn, gnat bites (that itch like heck!)and 80 pounds of shrimp that I had to buy. STILL BETTER THAN WORK OR BEING AT HOME!!

March 05, 2007 at 8:38am

Going to Grand Isle this coming weekend. Does anyone know if the reds/specks or in the bay? We are staying in a camp with a private lighted pier. Any help/advise would be appreciated. Also people are requesting I bring them shrimp back, are shrimp running? THANKS!

February 26, 2007 at 9:50am

Please help. Im looking for name of a camp or camps in Grand Isle that can be rented and has a pier with lights for night fishing. Large group and most do not have boats and would like to make a weekend trip in March..THANKS in advance..

January 31, 2007 at 10:08am
A comment titled: Bait in response to a report titled: The Pickets

Did you cast net for live bait or purchase? Live shrimp at house boat a few weekends ago was fifty cents a piece!

The weekend I went out the only ones catching big numbers were those who had live croakers. Of course the guides will tell you they caught their fish on Orange crush or LSU chubs. Gotta remember there is no $$$$ , 'sponsorship' $$$ in saying you are catching fish on live bait.

July 09, 2011 at 8:41pm
A comment titled: Thanks in response to a report titled: Fishing Vacation

Thanks Guys!

May 04, 2009 at 3:38pm
A comment titled: Good Job in response to a report titled: Just clearing the air.

"Just clearing the air." Literally!

May 01, 2009 at 6:21am
A comment titled: keep at it in response to a report titled: New A/C on my BOat

Look bill gates and the guy who started UPS both were told their ideas would never work..

April 27, 2009 at 9:06pm
A comment titled: wow in response to a report titled: Concealed weapon permit

Man Im sorry to hear that. No kidding I just got my card a couple days ago and it only took about 3 weeks. Not sure if it matters but I hand delivered vs. mailing...

April 02, 2009 at 9:10pm
A comment titled: better contact in response to a report titled: Concealed weapon permit

Lost in mail is my guess.....You need to go by there and see whats going on. I got mine in the mail two days ago. BTW I HAND DELIVERED my packet about two weeks ago..

What are you carrying? I bought a LCP 380 and just got a kahr cw40 yesterday.

April 02, 2009 at 6:23am
A comment titled: fee in response to a report titled: Best place to Buy a pistol

What was Bowies "fee" for receiving your gun?

Already have a Ruger LCP. Just got my concealed carry card today and looking for something with a lil more meat...

March 31, 2009 at 5:47pm
A comment titled: Sea Hunt in response to a report titled: Bay Boats inshore/offshore

I own a 22ft with a yama 150 four stroke. I love the boat, draft very little water, takes on the big waves no problem. Fully rigged out trolling motor, on board charger, gps depth finder, aluminum double axle trailer, I paid right at 30k with TTL. I live in Port Allen let me know if you want to test drive.

March 28, 2009 at 7:55am
A comment titled: PENCHANT in response to a report titled: bayou black

Rode thru superior and penchant on the way back from a saltwater trip. Water was beautiful in those canals..

March 24, 2009 at 4:34pm
A comment titled: Answer this in response to a report titled: Concealed Hand Guns Liscence

Would you rather be the hunted or the hunter????

March 12, 2009 at 7:50pm
A comment titled: Saturday in response to a report titled: Concealed Carry

830 to 330. 90 bucks includes range, cert, notary, all you would need is money for state police, fingerprints.

I think the class is full but he has one in April. Gordon Hutchinson is the instructor. His contact is gunsafeofla@cox.net

March 12, 2009 at 10:37am
A comment titled: wash out in response to a report titled: Catching a few!!

I have always fished washouts. I would try to find a couple on falling tide. I have arrived at the Money hole to find the water pulling in the marsh or still. Eat a sandwich drink a few cold ones and hold on when the water starts to pull out. I have had many trips where it was like I was on a fishing show. Every cast had a couple 50 plus trips. Plastic worm bounced off bottom.

March 05, 2009 at 8:08am
A comment titled: Classes in response to a report titled: Concealed weapon choice

Is there another location around BR besides Baker to take the class? Does bass pro offer the class.

Thanks to all who responded..

March 04, 2009 at 8:21am
A comment titled: back pocket in response to a report titled: Concealed weapon choice

One eye where do you conceal it? I would like to use my back pocket. I own a S&W 38 revolver and the revolver seems thick. Someone recommended the Ruger LCP, thin and keeps in back pocket.

March 03, 2009 at 3:31pm
A comment titled: size in response to a report titled: ATV tires

trout,

Let me know if you decide to get these. I got mine on ebay a lot cheaper than around town. I have a wider pair on the back. Since I have the same bike let me know I can get you the exact size I have on mine.

January 10, 2009 at 1:19pm
A comment titled: TIRES in response to a report titled: ATV tires

ITP 589 M/S

Best tires you will ever buy. I have them on the same bike your buying. Guy at honda place told me thats the most agressive tire you would want to put. Vampires and all the other tear up bearings..

January 10, 2009 at 9:09am
A comment titled: Sissy bar in response to a report titled: Poling Platform and Casting deck

Bar or not that look like a wet A$$ waiting to happen!

December 21, 2008 at 1:45pm
A comment titled: Foreman !!!! in response to a report titled: ATV's

I have a 2002 foreman and besides putting mud tires and regular maintence (oil changes) I have only changed spark plug!

December 17, 2008 at 6:08pm
A comment titled: CHICKEN FRY in response to a report titled: Backstrap.....

Man chicken fry is awesome for frying!!! That is if your like me and do not like gritty, crunchy batter. The brand I use, I think Oak Grove the chicken fry only comes in hot. I buy a bag of hot chicken fry and and bag of there fish fry and its perfect. No need for additional seasoning.

December 17, 2008 at 6:03pm
A comment titled: TAKE THE RISK? in response to a report titled: hunting liscense

I have always heard the can use your driv lic # to look it up. I would not take that chance.

November 19, 2008 at 6:29pm
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