Pond after pond, the story was the same leading up to the 2014 teal season opener: stellar habitat in our local marshes of southeast Louisiana but no teal. Sure some folks were reporting a band here or there while fishing but for those who really went looking...read more!
The trout have finally started to show up in Salt Bayou. While the day bite is still struggling, the nightime bite is hot! Anglers are trolling the bayou and picking up trout underneath the lights at the camps that line the bayou. Free-lining soft plastics and working them on the surface is your best bet for fishing under the lights.
The specks have moved into Bayou Bonfouca and what is normally bass fishing waters has turned into an extravaganza of mixed box trips. The cooler weather has bass busting shad on the surface and specked trout are being caught as far up-river as the pumping station. Early mornings are proving to be your best bet this fall on Bonfouca. Crankbaits run just beneath the surface on schooling bass is the bait of choice. Shu-Shu's on a drop-shot rig for specks. If you are targeting refish, the mouth of the bayou where it empties into the lake is a lock for a quick limit of reds.
To most fishermen, flounder are considered a bonus fish. Not many anglers set out to catch them but when they do, it’s considered lagniappe. John Zeringue made a trip out to Bayou Liberty and it was those “bonus fish” that actually made the trip worthwhile. John and his father launched at the Bayou Liberty Marina...Read More!
River Champs Tournaments Update
Thanks to all that fished on Sunday. Despite the tough bite, the weather could not have been better. We had high pressure that set in and high skies that made the fish less active. The fishing in the...read more
Everybody knows the excitement of getting up early, stopping to have breakfast, and then traveling by boat or truck for several hours to places like the Biloxi Marsh...read more!
With all fishing that goes on in this area that we call "Sportsman's Paradise," there is a group of people that often get overlooked. Kayak fishing is becoming more popular by the passing season, but still there are people that refuse to give credit where... read more!