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Sweetening your trolling baits with added scents can help sell the deal.

Helpful hints for fall crappie

October 15 at 7:00am
Step 1 - Add 1 cup of vinegar to approximately 1 gallon of water and ice.

The best part is the eating part

October 15 at 7:00am
A well-placed spread pushed at a slow pace is the recipe for crappie bites.

Trolling the transition - Can’t miss September crappie tips

As shad make their way farther into creeks and coves, you can bet crappie will be right behind them. Here’s what you need to know to load up on some slabs this fall.
October 01 at 7:00am
Large docks provide the most shade and usually hold the most crappie.

Crappie dock shooting tips

September 15 at 7:00am
Crappie can’t avoid Terry Blankenship just because it’s summer and they’re deep.

Top 7 tips for catching slabs in brush

Pro angler lends his expertise for catching late-summer crappie around deep cover
September 15 at 6:00am
This slab crappie inhaled a Cajun Lures’ Slim Jimmy.

Slim Jimmys

This bait’s tail action entices sac-a-lait to bite
September 13 at 5:20am
Justin Maxwell with big Grand Bayou Reservoir crappie.

It’s a grand time for Grand Bayou

September 02 at 11:31am
Paul Theriot of St. Francisville had a successful trip to Toledo Bend with his son Adam. The pair caught sac-a-lait, catfish and bass on the family outing.

The sweet and sour of September

Fishing at Toledo Bend this month is somewhat up in the air
September 01 at 11:23am
Jerry Mitchell with two nice Red River South crappie caught off a sunken brush pile.

Crappie catch ensured —almost

Hit the brush piles in the old oxbows of Red River South
September 01 at 11:19am
Toledo Bend’s crappie fishing is beginning to challenge in popularity the lake’s legendary fish fishing.

Crappie sniper

September 01 at 7:00am
Allen Crawford helped bag more than 130 bream in the Basin Monday by using a jig pole and crickets, and working the banks.

Basin bream are swarming

Covering water until beds are located results in big catches
August 15 at 2:54pm
Although it might seem counterintuitive, using dark colors is your best bet for success at night.

Cajun Lures: A lure innovator

August 15 at 7:00am
Capt. Eddie Berthelot Jr. said the artificial bite typically returns to Grand Isle later in August, and he favors white or light-colored plastics because of the abundance of white shrimp in the water.

Grand Isle trout slowly move off beaches this month

But artificial bite usually picks up later in August, guide says
August 08 at 4:54pm