Apex Predator

Blogger Josh Chauvin caught more than these lunker trout during a recent fishing trip to West Timbalier Island: He also caught a fiance.

Weather Web sites and fish end with engagement

Blogger pops the question during fishing trip to West Timbalier Island
August 14, 2012 at 10:31am
A June fishing trip lead to great eating - and a dog on the mend from a hooked ear.

Birthday trout trip and boiled crab cuisine

Blogger shares his birthday fishing trip and favorite seafood recipes.
July 10, 2012 at 9:54am
Josh Chauvin put buddies on some big fish during a bachelor party out of Cocodrie.

Fishing trip makes bachelor party despite dire weather warnings

Cocodrie provides plenty of trout fishing, redfishing fun.
May 30, 2012 at 1:41pm
Crawfishing can be a ball, but there are better places to set nets than in roadside ditches.

Moonlight mudbuggin'

Crawfish at night to fill sacks of mudbugs in no time
April 25, 2012 at 1:42pm
Now is the perfect time to fill the freezer with bass, frogs and crappie.

Picking the pockets

Tips for catching springtime bass, crappie and frogs.
March 06, 2012 at 11:06am
When deer are properly deboned, there's nothing left for the dogs but bones to chew.

Quick Freeze: Tips for cleaning your deer and hogs

Deboning can be quicker than an oil change.
January 26, 2012 at 1:58pm
Blogger Josh Chauvin has finally tasted success during recent hunts on Red River WMA and Bayou Cocodrie NWR.

Smokepole stalking success: Follow the bubbles

Blogger takes three public-lands deer.
January 17, 2012 at 8:58am
Insulated Arctic Shield boot covers keep hunters' feet warm without having to wear thick socks that lead to stinky, sweaty feet.

The trick to scent-free boots

Odor-free boots can make a prevent deer from being spooked.
December 20, 2011 at 8:35am
LouisianaSportsman.com blogger Josh Chauvin finally broke the bad-luck streak that has been dogging him all season.

Early Season Woes

2011-12 hunting season gets off to rocky start.
November 11, 2011 at 12:40pm
LouisianaSportsman.com blogger Josh Chauvin will suit up for the opening weekend of the 2011 deer hunting season to avoid being eaten alive by mosquitoes (inset).

Avoiding the world’s deadliest animal

Mosquitoes can be hunters' worst enemies.
September 29, 2011 at 10:56am

How to throw a cast net

Cast nets are a great way to catch bait, load freezer with shrimp.
August 04, 2011 at 9:17am
A waterproof light powered by a small jet ski battery is perfect for spotting well-camouflaged flounder.

Gear up for floundering!

Putting together a limit of flounder is all about gear, location and timing.
July 18, 2011 at 5:04pm