Monthly Archives: June 2014

These Guys are True Fisherman!

A good couple of days with Reggie Hayes and his father, Pat. The father and son duo came down from Indiana(Pat) and New York(Reggie) for 4 days of hardcore fishing in Louisiana. They spent the first two days fishing in Venice, La catching tuna and grouper. They spent the last two days fishing trout and…


NOLA.com finds out how Capt. Jacques “tests” water salinity

Captain Jacques takes Todd Masson from NOLA.com | The Times Picayune to Breton Sound in search of speckled trout concentrations. Here’s an excerpt of the surprising way the Capt. “tests” the water salinity. Capt. Jacques Laboureur has a highly tuned, specialized device for testing water to determine if it will hold speckled trout. He carries…


AJ, Tracey, and their boys

The summer heat is here and the trout love it. Had a great day with AJ Madison, his wife Tracy, and their 2 sons Abdul and Ahmad. We made one stop in the Sound and slowly started pecking away at some good sized trout. There was no tide movement and those Campo’s live shrimp were…


A Talented Young Fisherman

Fun day fishing with Buster Anderson, James, and Buster’s grandson Eliot. We had a successful day bouncing around in Bay Eloi. Big Eliot (10 yrs old) was by far one of the most talented young fisherman that I have fished with. This kid was casting on the money, sticking the fish, and flipping em in…