Inshore Fishing

Off-duty game warden witnesses alleged fishing violations

Metairie men ticketed after keeping 31 redfish, LDWF says
Yesterday at 10:39am
Big bull reds in deep holes will devour cracked crab this time of year, according to Capt. Marty LaCoste.

Redfish raring to go deep at Dularge

September 20 at 4:27pm
Capt. Chris Pike holds a hefty Bay Lafourche redfish, caught with a live shrimp under a popping cork.

Don’t pass up the passes for Delacroix’s transition trout

Specks won't venture too far from big outside bays, guide says
September 19 at 6:03pm
Capt. Jonathan Sanchez with a hefty Breton Sound speckled trout.

How to beat the September slump

Trout and reds aplenty — even in a transition month
September 18 at 9:30am
Big speckled trout like this one smash topwater lures this time of year, according to Capt. Theophile Bourgeois.

Bust out the old GPS in Lafitte

Knowing where land once was will help you catch fish now
September 18 at 9:20am

Tip leads to oyster citations in Terrebonne Parish

81 sacks of oysters seized near Bayou Dularge Thursday, LDWF says
September 15 at 1:29pm
Current lines are important places on which to focus trout fishing activity during the transition period.

Seven deadly speckled trout sins

September 15 at 7:00am

Tarpon from a ‘yak

September 15 at 7:00am

Four cited for alleged illegal oyster harvest

Investigation took place east of Tidewater Canal in Lafourche Parish, LDWF says
September 06 at 5:08pm
Capt. Keith Bergeron uses whole crabs when his clients target bull reds, but breaks off the crab's claws and the two points on its shell to make it easier for the redfish to swallow.

Bull red action heats up on Grand Isle

Guide details how he hooks whole crabs to target big bulls
September 05 at 5:01pm
Absolute Charters' Capt. Marty LaCoste was catching trout two at a time early Sept. 5 along the banks of the Louisiana coast south of Dularge.

Follow the coast for fire-hot trout fishing, Dularge fishing guide says

Hurricane Harvey storm surge pushed in shrimp, making fishing easy
September 05 at 9:58am
Transition trout often come from dingy or even muddy water, but are just as pretty as mid-summer fish.

Highways to heaven

Find and exploit trout highways now
September 01 at 7:00am

Unlicensed commercial fisherman arrested near Bay Moncleus

Houma man is habitual commercial fishing violator, LDWF says
August 24 at 3:25pm