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November 1, 2012
I would like to thank
the Frank Williford party for fishing with me today. One of many trips
he has made with me. I decided to target trout which probably was the
right move. A fine box of fish all caught on beetles and gulps under a
October 27-28, 2012
Saturday it was the
Crow`s once again, 20mph winds made
fishing tough but a few reds, a couple of drum and over 100lbs of
were landed. Sam had the largest at 16lbs. Glow /chart cocahoes, gulps
and shrimp under a cork worked well on all days.
October 26, 2012
Friday I had the Sheryl
Roppolo party from Texas. Capt. Barry had the Tom Browne party. Friday
afternoon I had some of my regular clients, Kay and Jim Crow and their
grandson Sam. We decided to fish Friday PM hoping to beat the front.
October 25, 2012
Today, I had Earl
Sissney and his wife Linda. Its been gulps and glow and chartreuse
cocahoes under a cork. Redfish and trout on the same baits. Looks like a
tough weekend ahead.
October 23-24, 2012
Tuesday and Wednesday
Capt. Barry and I had the Dwight Evenson party. The group finished with
about 10 Gallons of fillets for their freezers for when they return
October 20, 2012
Day two with The DeSoto
party, 1 20lb red and two boxes of trout.
October 19, 2012
Once again we had the
Mike DeSoto party. Mike has fished with us so many times I have lost
count. He has also brought many new clients to fish with us and spend a
few days at the lodge.
Today was a trout day
and Capt. Dave and I spent most of the day fishing for them. Gulps and
live shrimp under a cork were the baits of the day. Out with the same
crew tomorrow for day two.
October 18, 2012
Thursday I had the
pleasure of fishing with Owen and David Hale. Owen played drums with one
of the greatest southern rock bands of all time, The Lynyrd Skynyrd
Band. He also played on albums by Janie Fricke, Tammy Wynette, Jerry
Reed, George Strait, George Jones, Toby Keith nd Merle Haggard. He
also played on the last album of Bill Haley.
The guys caught a
mess of trout and two awesome redfish, a 21lb and a 26lb
October 17, 2012
Capt. Barry had David and David this
morning. The team were looking for redfish and although the bite wasn't
on fire, the pair managed to catch their limit and a few more.
October 16, 2012
Today, Capt. Barry Had Theresa and Chad.
Here are a couple of the pics from some of the redfish that were caught
and released to fight another day. The group also managed to add 15 or
so trout to their final numbers.
October 15, 2012
Today, Capt. Barry and I
fished the Wayne Thomann party from South
Carolina. The guys worked hard for their fish and ended the day with a
fine catch. Berkley gulps under a cork was the bait of the day. All
fished caught on Falcon coastal rods and Falcon Volt 2500 spinning
October 9 - 14, 2012
Thanks to all our
clients the past several days. The Tim Senn family, Sonja Cotter party,
John Flowers party, and the Ron Nebia party. The fishing has been very
good and should continue as long as the weather holds. We are catching
fish on just about everything, gulps under a cork, spinner baits, tight
lining and shrimp under a cork. If you don't find that your bait is
working, change to something else. All fish caught on Falcon rods and
October 6 - 8, 2012
On Saturday I had the
Kim Nichols family, Sunday, Dave and Linda
O'Brien and Tuesday, Russell Wallace and his friend Jim. Mix bags over
the weekend, but today it was a trout day. 50 beautiful specks and a few
reds thrown in. Gulps under a cork and tight lining bass assassin
minnows in black / pearl. All fish caught on Falcon coastal rods with
Volt 2500 spinning reels.
October 1, 2012
On a tough windy day
Capt. Dave and I took ou the Trisha Stiegel party. He had the 4 gals and
I had the 4 guys. More than 70 fish between both boats, all caught on
shrimp under a cork and on the bottom. Not bad considering the
conditions. All fish today were caught using Falcon Coastal Rods and
Falcon 2500 Series Volt Spinning Reels.
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4 Local New Orleanians, having a blast.
The kids love it!!
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Inland fishing from a few miles south of New Orleans to the Gulf of Mexico. Enjoy the
wetlands and wildlife that makes the Louisiana culture what it is today.