The idea of public hunting land, for many hunters, is both a windfall and a thorn in the side. Sure it’s a place to go for a few birds, but all too often a few birds in the bag come at the cost of a huge headache from overcrowded...read more!
The marsh laden waters of Salt Bayou are on fire right now. anglers are taking advantage of the stout marsh bass bite and cashing in on easy and often early limits. Weightless SHU-SHU's rigged weedless and worked on the waters surface has been working best in August. Concentrate on spill-outs from the marsh and fish as early as possible.
The Pearl is below 10 ft. This is what we have been waiting for! Steadily clearing water mixed with a good tidal range will produce plenty of bass. White colored top-water baits like Ribbit Frogs and buzzbaits are good in the morning hours. Switch over toTexas-rigged SHU-SHU Shad and fish the drains coming out of the swamp as daytime heating occurs.
It’s quite common to hear of anglers salvaging their fishing trips by making a drastic move to another location. That’s exactly what Zack Liberto of Mandeville did when fishing for bass in the Tchefuncte River on his last outing. “We hit the Rice Field Canal expecting to tear up the bass on the falling tide but was...read more!
Kyle Hills wins on Tchefuncte!
Thanks to all that showed up and fished last Sunday on the Tchefuncte. Lots of fish were caught during the short tournament from safelight to noon. For me and my partner, we could not get good fish to bite. We caught over 20 fish but not the right ones. I think the fishing in the...read more!
After reading many local articles on fly fishing and the high interest in the sport and a considerable amount of folks asking about the sport after they read articles, I feel the need to step back and start from square...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!