Fishing

Capt. Jeremy Cable, with Lite'M Up Bowfishing in Cocodrie, shows off the nearly 42-inch long bull red he arrowed on Nov. 1. It is currently the Bowfishing Association of America's state and world record redfish.

World bowfishing record redfish stuck out of Cocodrie

Big bull freed itself from first two arrows on Nov. 1
December 11, 2017 at 8:29am
Trying some new areas he'd never fished before paid off last week for Todd Masson.

Marsh Man Masson video: Exploring new spots results in amazing action

Try totally new areas — and you just might catch more fish
December 07, 2017 at 7:36am
Setting your drag properly, retying your knots and steering clear of the prop are just a few tips that will help you put some big fish — like this bull red the author caught — in the boat.

Inshore insights: Top 3 tips to help you boat a big fish

Pointers to avoid another ‘one that got away’ story
December 07, 2017 at 7:03am
Jason Pittman caught these two slabs in the Tchefuncte.

Cold-weather fishing on the Tchefuncte River

December 06, 2017 at 6:11pm
Capt. Eric Olsen shows off a nice Biloxi Marsh speck.

Bust ‘em in the Biloxi Marsh

Bayous draining into Lake Borgne also a good option, guide says
December 05, 2017 at 4:55pm
Capt. Keith “Herk” Bergeron targets December specks on points and shallow flats in bays and marshes north of Grand Isle, including Fisherman’s Bay and Bay Rambo, as well as points further east like Manila Village and Wilkerson Canal.

Action shifts to bays and marshes north of Grand Isle

Specks and reds fattening up before really cold conditions arrive
December 04, 2017 at 11:44am
When water temperatures warm above 55 degrees, female bass get active between fronts in the Basin.

Stephensville area producing quality bass

Backs of dead-end canals offer action
December 04, 2017 at 11:39am

Trout, redfish action heats up in Lake Charles

The lake has everything a fish could ask for, guide says
December 04, 2017 at 11:25am
Sontus Mitchell with two Caney Lake gifts anybody would like to have for Christmas.

Caney Lake’s big bass in the holiday spirit

December 04, 2017 at 11:21am
Adam Cook (left) and Kurt Cook said anglers looking to catch Bayou Black bass this month should head to dead-end canals.

Bayou Black bass in transition but very catchable, anglers say

Cold fronts pushing fish into dead-end canals
December 04, 2017 at 8:52am
Redfish are all over the Delacroix marsh right now, and they're in very shallow water, according to fishing guide Capt. Austin Plaisance.

Redfish, trout thick in Delacroix

Go shallow for reds, deep for trout
November 30, 2017 at 10:48am