Inshore Fishing

No matter how blistering hot it is in the sun, the Ards find oases of cool air in the shadows of the bridges they fish under.

Back in the day

July 15 at 7:00am
Jeb’s terminal rig is built around a lot of weight, a 2-ounce pyramid sinker, plus a ¼-ounce jighead.

This is brute fishing

July 15 at 7:00am


July 15 at 7:00am
Get out early, find redfish waking through grass flats and put gold spoons in the water to catch line-stretching bulls, according to Capt. Austin Plaisance.

Spoon-feed Delacroix's summer reds

Get out early to catch redfish on Delacroix's flats
July 12 at 5:22pm

Marsh Man Masson vid: Cranking up crabs with incredible underwater footage

Check out the feeding frenzy going on under the surface.
July 10 at 2:56pm
Fly fishing guru Kevin ‘Doc’ Andry catches more big bass on hair bugs than anything else.

Hair today, bugs tomorrow

Experts share advice for making hair bugs
July 10 at 9:00am
Capt. Kris Robert shows off a nice tripletail he caught in mid-May, one of the earliest times he’s seen the fish show up in Lake Borgne.

Guide shares Top 3 tips to catch more tripletail

Use smaller shrimp, head out early, Robert says
July 09 at 5:47am
Vermilion Bay and Marsh Island offer year-round fishing opportunities for anglers pursuing redfish and speckled trout.

Capt. Paul’s Fishing Edge of GPS Waypoints for Vermilion Bay

GPS is state of the art — make use of it
July 08 at 9:00am
Live shrimp and croakers are your best bets to target spawning speckled trout in July around Grand Isle, according to Capt. Mark Scardino with Hard Times Fishing Charters.

Target spawning specks at Grand Isle

Live bait — croakers and shrimp — are the name of the game this month
July 07 at 1:59pm
From left to right, Rick Bergeron, Capt. Brady Giroir, Andy Ruff and Clayton Breaux show off a nice box of fish.

Fill the box at Cocodrie

Artificial bite should continue well into this month, guide says
July 06 at 1:30pm
Lionel Serigne Sr., the owner and operator of Serigne's Marina on Delacroix Island, passed away Tuesday, July 3. Funeral arrangements are pending at this time.

Delacroix fishing legend passes away

Lionel Serigne Sr. died Tuesday after a lengthy illness
July 05 at 8:51am
Dedicated tarpon anglers like David Prevost make every effort to revive exhausted fish before they are released.

Tarpon are quirky creatures

But do they actually spawn in Louisiana waters?
July 04 at 9:00am

Marsh Man Masson vid: Line of rocks delivers the goods

Hitting paydirt early, early, early
July 03 at 6:11pm
Tommy Vidrine unhooks a nice speckled trout while fishing recently on the Elmer's Island beaches.

Video: Elmer's Island beach trout tactics

Artificials, live bait both catching specks leading into holiday weekend
July 02 at 6:18pm