Fishing

If you’re targeting big fish, Capt. Casey Brunning recommends throwing topwaters this month out of Delacroix.

Delacroix trout can be tricky to track this month

‘Confusion state’ rules for specks, guide says
15 hours ago

Five Mississippi men cited for over the limit of redfish

Men allegedly ‘double-tripped’ out of Venice, LDWF says
15 hours ago
Chad Battles got stuck on a sandbar in Venice, and buddy Shannon Thomas was able to pull him free — but not before taking his picture first to remember the occasion.

Avid angler in midst of terribly unlucky streak

Chad Battles is having a string of fishing misfortune
Yesterday at 9:35am
Marsh Man Masson went on a recent trout trip, and loaded up fishing with shrimp creole-colored  Matrix Shads under a popping cork.

The autumn speckled trout run begins

Fish are right where they're supposed to be
October 15 at 4:45pm
Chas Champagne, creator of the Matrix Shad line of soft plastic lures, is introducing a new 5-inch Matrix Monster that will be available in stores this fall.

The new Matrix Monster

The big 5-inch version swims just like a regular-sized Matrix Shad
October 15 at 12:00pm
In the year since dredging was banned on Big Lake, state biologists have found a 50 percent increase in oyster availability there, according to CCA Louisiana.

CCA: Big Lake oyster reefs on the comeback

Biologists see 50 percent increase in oyster abundance on Calcasieu
October 15 at 9:59am
The all-new 2019 Hobie Outback has literally been redesigned from top to bottom.

New gear review

October 15 at 7:00am
Great catches of specks can be had close to many launches during the fall. Start fishing as soon as you head out, and you may not have to paddle far before hitting pay dirt.

October’s Best Bets

October 15 at 7:00am
Sarah Giles took advantage of low tides last fall to stalk this 27-inch red. It ate a shrimp fly tied by her dad.

Tippets

October 15 at 7:00am
Jeff Poe likes to use a stiffer rod than normal when flounder fishing to drive his hook more consistently through their bony mouths.

Hooking up

October 15 at 7:00am
Haynes’s jug lines are simply constructed but very effective.

Sidney Haynes’ juglines

October 15 at 7:00am
Redfish put the finishing touch on a trifecta day.

Tips for the Delacroix trifecta

October 15 at 7:00am
Long casts can be difference-makers for fall fish, so make sure you’re properly equipped.

Sling ‘em far

October 15 at 7:00am