Paddles 'N Puddles

Completing the Cajun slam requires catching a speck, red and flounder. Vlad Moldoveanu got it done and won second place in PaddlePalooza XIII, taking home a 2016 Hobie Outback as his prize.

Cajun slams abound at PaddlePalooza XIII

Brunning wins with red, speck and flounder weighing 12-plus pounds
June 07, 2016 at 8:19pm
Hiring a kayak fishing guide is a great way to experience the sport before you purchase a ’yak.

Guided kayak fishing

Learn before you invest
April 14, 2016 at 5:50pm
Kevin May weighed in an impressive full limit of specks and reds to win 4th place in the Minimalist Challenge. May’s haul weighed in at 40.18 pounds and earned him a $190.50 payday.

Minimum lures, maximum fishing results

Annual Minimalist Challenge test anglers
March 18, 2016 at 9:00am
Al Siener nets a bull redfish that qualifies for entry into the Massey’s/BCKFC year-long tournament.

BCKFC year-long Catch/Photo Tournament

February 18, 2016 at 9:00am
Adam Huynh used a chartreuse Gulp mullet to rack up a limit of speckled trout on a mild, fall day.

Take comfort in fall trout fishing

It’s the time ’yakers dream about
November 17, 2015 at 2:00pm
A group of kayak anglers prepare for launch at a Boondoggle event, a multi-day celebration of camping, kayaking and fishing attracting paddlers from across the country.

Kayak Fishing Boondoggle coming to Louisiana Oct. 9-12

Paddlers will descend on Fontainebleau State Park for camping, kayaking and fishing
September 18, 2015 at 6:00am
SUP’s are extremely stable and make great platforms for stand up fishing. YOLO Fishing Team Ambassador Jared LeRoy caught several redfish from his board near Fourchon.


Stand up paddle boards are new fishing frontier
August 18, 2015 at 9:00am
With an ocean-going ship anchored in the background, Catfish Everdeen (aka Robyn Bordelon) shows off one of several large cats she caught on a jug line using whole shad.

Catfish Everdeen

Kayaker regularly battles Mississippi River cats
July 17, 2015 at 6:15am
Despite windy conditions and muddy water, the author found this bull red hiding at the back of a cove. The bruiser inhaled a Top Dog and towed the kayak for a 15-minute “Cajun Sleigh Ride.”

’Yaking to parts unknown

Mothership provides access to new waters
June 17, 2015 at 2:58am
Contestants fishing the Adventure Fishing World Championship had to use their navigation skills to find five checkpoints scattered across the Delacroix marsh.

Which way do we go?

The best GPS devices for kayak anglers
May 15, 2015 at 6:52pm