Fishing

Capt. Boola Landry with Reel Tite Fishing Guide Service in Venice said with an expected sharp rise in the river coming next week, he'll move out and start to target reds in outer bays.

Video: Consistent redfish action out of Venice 

But river scheduled for big rise starting next week
September 12 at 5:40pm
The author tested this new Mojo Trout series from St. Croix, along with 19 other new rods for 2019.

New fly rods for 2019

Some high tech offerings ... with matching high price tags
September 12 at 9:00am

Marsh Man Masson vid: Catching redfish after a tropical storm

Strong fishing enters a new level in the wake of Gordon
September 11 at 3:19pm
Belle Chasse angler Chad Battles said redfish action is about to explode in Delacroix. He's been targeting 26- to 30-inch fish with a white Paca Craw.

Delacroix redfish getting thick inshore

Avid angler seeing defininte uptick in numbers
September 10 at 1:36pm
Capt. Tommy Pellegrin said the cobia bite along the eastern Louisiana coast should last until the end of October, when the fish migrate toward south Florida for the winter.

Video: Crazy cobia bite going on now

Bite should be consistent through late October, guide says
September 07 at 4:17pm
A notice of intent presented to the LWFC yesterday would move the closed season for female blue crab harvest from the spring of 2019 to the fall, according to a release from the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.

LWFC: Changes likely in blue crab harvest regs for 2019

Female blue crab harvest closing would move from spring to fall next year
September 07 at 1:58pm
Capt. Keith “Herk” Bergeron said free-lining live croakers is a good way to catch trout deep.

Grand Isle — Still hot in September

Trout moved out of shallows to deeper, cooler water
September 06 at 3:22pm

Marsh Man Masson vid: Jack attack in a yak!

These fish will pull you all around the lake in your plastic boat
September 06 at 7:59am

LDWF cites several for alleged crabbing violations

Multiple cases in St. Mary and St. Martin parishes
September 05 at 5:15pm
While many river bass are around a pound or two, fall is an excellent time to land Ouachita lunkers like these.

Bass follow bait on the Ouachita

Target drains with crankbaits for river bass
September 05 at 2:50pm
There’s nothing like throwing topwaters into a school of reds during a feeding frenzy.

Chasing reds in Cocodrie

And nothing beats topwater blowups from big bulls
September 04 at 5:22pm
Brian Matthews holds a 5-pound, 10-ounce bass he caught on a plastic frog while fishing with his son Max and guide John Dean at Toledo Bend.

Heat on high at Toledo Bend

Fish early or late until water temps cool
September 04 at 2:29pm
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries announced that Elmer's Island will close at 9 a.m. Tuesday morning until further notice in advance of Tropical Storm Gordon.

Elmer’s Island to close in advance of Tropical Storm Gordon

Closure will start at 9 a.m. Tuesday until further notice, LDWF says
September 04 at 7:59am