Fishing

House Bill 391, which would guarantee public access to Louisiana's tidal waterways, is scheduled for floor debate next Tuesday afternoon at 2 p.m. in the House of Representatives at the State Capitol in Baton Rouge.

Water-access bill scheduled for House debate on April 17

Anglers requested to pack the Capitol next Tuesday afternoon
April 13 at 2:14pm
The Speed Scremer features “arms” that provide maximum action bass just can’t resist.

Creme Speed Scremers

Bass love the new soft-plastic creature bait
April 13 at 8:30am
Sportsman TV host Greg Hackney, left, and Capt. Marty LaCoste show off some of the speckled trout they caught during the filming of tonight's episode in Dularge, which premiers tonight at 6:30 on CST.

Brand new Sportsman TV: Targeting springtime trout in Dularge

Check out the latest episode tonight at 6:30 on CST
April 12 at 8:47am
The 2019 Bassmaster Classic will be contested on the Tennessee River out of Knoxville March 15-17.

2019 Bassmaster Classic set for Knoxville

Tennessee River to be featured in ‘Super Bowl of Bass Fishing’
April 11 at 1:53pm
HB 391 that would guarantee public access to tidal waters was approved by a House of Representatives committee on April 10, sending it to a hearing by the full House.

Water-access bill passes House of Representatives committee

Bill receives 5-3 vote Thursday, sending it to the House floor
April 10 at 2:10pm
Clear mountain streams and colorful, hard-fighting specimens make trout fishing so appealing.

Trout fishing 101

Basics for pursuing the world’s top gamefish
April 10 at 9:00am

Magic Bait for Trout and Redfish

Season 6, Episode 6
April 05 at 6:00pm

Marsh Man Masson vid: Whacking bass in raging rapids

South Louisiana rivers surprisingly swift, productive.
April 05 at 3:56pm
Matrix Shad's Chas Champagne hasn't let the opening of the Bonnet Carré Spillway stop him from catching Lake Pontrartrain trout. His wife Kristi and daughter Charleigh even got in on the action recently.

Lake Pontchartrain trout fishing mediocre after Bonnet Carré Spillway closes

Trout still hanging in areas of the lake, but veteran angler says spring run won't be great
April 04 at 5:00pm
The Sportsman's new Cool Breeze shirts are now available in six colors and five prints in long sleeve, and three prints in short sleeve.

Sportsman's Cool Breeze shirt is now even cooler

So what's so cool about the Cool Breeze?
April 04 at 4:27pm

Marsh Man Masson vid: Springtime speckled trout slam in the marsh

Long runs not necessary this time of year
April 04 at 7:04am
Understanding flow velocity, and where water will start moving first, is a big key to locating feeding specks — especially when the tide goes slack.

Inshore insights: Knowing where water moves first

Being in position after a slack tide is key
April 01 at 10:25am

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April 01 at 7:00am