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Sumrall earns coveted 2018 Bassmaster Classic berth

New Iberia's Caleb Sumrall has been on a fishing roll, culminating in this weekend's victory at the B.A.S.S. Nation Championship on South Carolina's Lake Hartwell — a win that earned him a berth in the 2018 Bassmaster Classic and an invitation to join the 2018 Elite Series.

"It's truly unbelievable," Sumrall told LouisianaSportsman.com about his invitation to the Classic. "It's why we do this."

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9 hours ago
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Striking gold (and silver) in Golden Meadow

October is a welcome relief, as cooler weather and lower humidities make for more pleasant fishing conditions — and even the fish themselves seem reinvigorated by the change.

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11 hours ago
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'A million speckled trout' swarm Cocodrie, guide says

If you can't catch a limit of trout in Cocodrie this month, you can't blame the fishery. At least, that's what one of the veteran guides in the area reported.

"There's a million speckled trout — all between 10 inches to 13 inches," said Capt. Tommy Pellegrin of Custom Charters. "There are very few really nice fish, but there's a lot of trout. You can go catch them all day long."

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11 hours ago
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Use “bow and arrow trick” to free snagged hook

Nothing is more frustrating than getting your hook hung up — especially when the fish are biting. 

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October 19 at 2:25 pm
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October means prime kayak time

October is arguably the best month of the year for coastal Louisiana kayak fishermen. The weather is mild, with predictable patterns, and the fish are hungry. While speckled trout can be caught from the kayak year-round, now is the time they are heading back to the interior marshes en masse from their summer haunts in the outer bays. Fishing during the fall provides short paddles and less pressure, as many anglers switch gear to hunting seasons. Live bait is generally not necessary, and it’s prime time to get out in the ‘yak and fish.

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October 18 at 9:00 am
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New gear reviews

Abu Garcia Revo Inshore reel

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October 18 at 9:00 am
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October’s best bets in a ‘yak

SALTWATER

Where: Hopedale

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October 18 at 9:00 am
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Sulphur man arrested for allegedly guiding without a license

Enforcement agents with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries arrested a 22-year-old Sulphur man earlier this month for allegedly guiding 87 times without a charter guide fishing license this year.

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October 17 at 3:30 pm
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