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Does anyone have any report on Maurepas Swamp WMA? I did not make out yet. When will we get word on any changes to deer seasons? I live in Thibodaux area and water does not want to drop. It is not as high as when storm passed but still well above normal. Did water drop on maurepas side of the river yet?Any info is great.

October 03, 2012 at 11:30am

I am posting this for my buddy Kenneth Domangue, Jr. He killed this 9 point on privite land in St Heleana parish on January 16.The deer weighed 200 pounds and had a 15 1/2 inch spread the beam length is 22 inches.He was walking to 5 does when he meet a 270 bullet the first time just an inch back and up behind the heart, He ran 100 yards during that time my buddy jumped off the ground were he sat and yelled at him, the deer slowed down and he shot him the second time and the buck droped in a creek bottom dead. Ken have Been Hunting this property every week since last year and got only two pictures of him on January 13,2010. Congrats on the nice buck. He will look great on your wall!!!

January 20, 2011 at 8:25am

my buddy shot this bobcat at red river wma saturday. this bobcat has been snooping around our 4 wheeler everytime we go hunting. he kept on doing #2 on the seat. i put up my game cam to see what it was and it was him. the next time we went hunting my buddy stayed by the 4 wheeler and sure enough he came out and climbed on the 4 wheeler. it was the last >>>> he took. we been wonder all year why we can not kill any deer? this was a good size bobcat! watch out they are on the prowl!!!i put some before and after pics!!!!

January 09, 2011 at 4:24pm
A comment titled: expanding? in response to a report titled: Maurepas wma getting bigger again

what area are they looking at expanding to?

January 09, 2013 at 9:06am
A comment titled: congrats in response to a report titled: 255 lb Red River Bruiser

congrats trent again. you the man who killed the man. glad i was second on the scene and my lil one will taste great

January 02, 2013 at 11:07am
A comment titled: agree in response to a report titled: What you think!

i am all for the state making some type of restriction. i do not know what the best solution would be but i would say doe day eveyday is bad. very bad. we need to go back to a couple doe days and 4 point or better. across the state. too many guys knocking down small deer including myself because its legal.

December 12, 2012 at 1:56pm
A comment titled: stop killing does in response to a report titled: Fellow Hunters

i am all for lowering the number but i have no problem with someone killing bucks. its the doe days in LA that are the problem. we can not continue killing does every day of season.

December 05, 2012 at 8:17am
A comment titled: congrats!!!! in response to a report titled: Son's first deer

congrats!! i love a swamp buck story because i hunt the swamp. some hunt their entire life to kill a mountable swamp buck. lil man got a good one.

December 04, 2012 at 10:25am
A comment titled: change in response to a report titled: south la

should go bucks only!! 6 point and up. let the young bucks walk and does populate. i would like this in my area too. population is down. i make a bunch of hunts and don't see much and kill spikes every year.

October 04, 2012 at 8:41am
A comment titled: haha! in response to a report titled: Maurepas Swamp??

haha!! aint shooting my does in choctaw. 8 point and up!!!

October 03, 2012 at 1:42pm
A comment titled: congrats in response to a report titled: My 1st Bow Kill!!!!!

congrats. work payed off.

December 06, 2011 at 1:32pm
A comment titled: ol man in response to a report titled: Best Climbing Stand???

ol man climber

December 06, 2011 at 1:25pm
A comment titled: choupic in response to a report titled: fishing 2 o'clock

throw them sacs away! you got choupic!!!

December 06, 2011 at 10:05am
A comment titled: congrats in response to a report titled: high tight big rack

awesome swamp donkey there. my neighboring lease killed one just like that last year. the deer was 200 pounds also. i hunt in north lafourche parish swamps. that a true old swamp deer.congrats

November 18, 2011 at 11:09am
A comment titled: congrats!!!! in response to a report titled: First Bow Kill

congrats

November 02, 2011 at 11:01am
A comment titled: anytime in response to a report titled: What Makes a Good Deer Hunt?

anytime not at work and in the woods is good!. i like a frosted clear morning with a quarter moon and no wind!

November 02, 2011 at 11:00am
A comment titled: congrats!!!! in response to a report titled: First and Second Buck ever killed

awesome bucks!! the pressure is on now! you have to top this next year!!! be sure you keep this a secret from all your cousins because there will be 10 stands around yours next year. good luck hunting!!!

January 19, 2011 at 8:46am
A comment titled: not alone!! in response to a report titled: Maurepas Swamp WMA

you are not alone. same thing happen to my buddy. he was pumped to hunt. could not wait to go because he usually kills. well about 6:45am 2 or 3 hunters come under his stand and start making a drive going away from him. he was pissed. hunt over. not to mention all the rain friday. the sad thing is when my buddy left. he was the first truck there and they parked on each side of him. i understand go far but i know were he was and the deer are usually there. that is the one thing about public land i have learned to expect. i expect to see people everytime i go. if i do not so much the better. i did not see anyone this morning and only one person far away friday. not bad. there were alot of hunters in the bayou on my way out but most were spread out. good luck hunting!!!

November 28, 2010 at 7:17pm
A comment titled: good luck in response to a report titled: timber rattler and bear

good luck josh!!!

November 19, 2010 at 9:52am
A comment titled: congrats!!! in response to a report titled: spillway youth hunt buck

congrats on the nice buck!!!way to be patient. i wish i was more patient at times. nice swamp buck!!!

November 19, 2010 at 9:49am
A comment titled: wax in response to a report titled: Rice Brand

you better get in there before wax gets them. do think them chackbay swamp deer would eat out that feeder? i neeed one.

September 14, 2010 at 9:06am
A comment titled: awesome in response to a report titled: Dularge trout

awesome trip trav. make sure eric does not bragg too much!!!!!see you at the house.

June 09, 2010 at 10:38am
A comment titled: FORD in response to a report titled: GMC/CHEVY vs. ford

I vote FORD. I have a super cab F-150 right now and love it. I have owned a ranger and a single cab ford and loved both of those trucks. i had a chevy s-10. it was terrible. it ruined my chevy opinion. the only thing i can say about gmc/chevy that is really better is the ride and gas milege. they are alot smoother and better on gas. i will take my stiff riding fx4 ford and gas guzzler any day over chevy. i got some chain in my truck right now if someone wants to hook up!!!!

March 05, 2010 at 10:32am
Boutte, LA
$2000.00

For sale 1200$ 1998 Yamaha Kodiak 400 4x4 atv. Runs good used to hunt. No brakes,lights, needs new muffler. Stays in 4x4. 1200$ Text 985-414-2607 located in Thibodaux.

November 28 at 2:38pm
Boutte, LA
$2000.00

For sale: Bear Whitetail 2. Comes with bow, case, release, 6 arrows, overdraw, pendulum sight. Draw weight 62#. Call Keith 985-633-9330 or 985-859-4158. Located in Thibodaux.

September 12 at 12:29pm