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 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.
When it comes to fishing it seems we are always looking for signs to give us the edge on finding where the fish are biting. John Duncan is a lifelong resident of St. Tammany Parish and has been fishing speckled trout his whole life in Lake Pontchartrain. For John, the signs are all there. “I don’t look...read more!
Dauzat and Mohr win on Pearl!
In the Pearl River Team Trails there was 3 tournaments going on at the east pearl the same day which made for crowded conditions.also opening day of teal season . We had a falling tide and everyone was hopeful of catching a good stringer, but with so much boat traffic...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!