1. Fall Speckled Trout And Red Fish Fishing Season Is Here South Of New Orleans Louisiana

    October speckled trout fall fishing season is getting started right on time. Had a group come down this weekend from Little Rock Arkansas and they had a fantastic time on the water catching some beautiful speckled trout and red fish. They arrived on Thursday and charted a fishing trip with me on Friday morning. With all the weather we been having this week regarding the east wind coupled with the …Read More

  2. October Speckled Trout Bite Is Right Around The Corner

    The September speckled trout bite is right on time this year. This is the time of the year that the egg sacks start to dry up and the trout began their transition inward to the shallow lakes, duck ponds and dead-end pipe line canals. We are starting to see the egg sacks going flat and the trout are not bunched up on the oyster reefs where we been catching them all summer long. That is a tell-tale …Read More

  3. Still Catching Big Speckled Trout On The Beach Near The Barrier Islands

    Here we are in the middle of September and still catching speckled trout on the beach near the barrier islands. I have been noticing the egg sacks are still full indicating the spoon is still in progress. We had a cool front last week and the water temperature was knocked down about two degrees. That is enough to trigger the beginning of the end of this year’s spoon. As we get a few more of thes…Read More

  4. Big Speckled Trout Are Still On The Beach Near Grand Isle Louisiana

    Well here we are at the end of the summer and still catching beautiful speckled trout on the oyster reefs near the barrier islands. We had a full house this weekend at Bayou Log Cabins Fishing Lodge. Some of the clients brought their own boat, some were in small cay acts, and others were renting our small boats to spend time on the water. Seem like where ever you went fishing this past weekend you…Read More

  5. Big Speckled Trout Are Still On the Beach Near Grand Isle

    This week I had a group in from Nashville Tennessee to stay in the log cabins and they wanted to do some speckled trout and red fish fishing charters. We started off Monday morning at daylight with a very light wind out of the northeast at about five miles per hour. After getting the boat ice down and loaded up with all the gear we headed south across Barataria Bay towards the barrier islands wher…Read More

  6. Monster Speckled Trout Are On The Beach

    Monster speckled trout are still on the oyster reefs near the barrier islands. Today I want to talk about how important it is to monitor the salinity of the water and what to look for regarding the speckled trout bite. Sometime around the fourth of July the salinity level dropped under a five on my seawater refractometer. I noticed the bite dropped off along with the salinity level. The current mu…Read More

  7. Big Yellow Mouth Speckled Trout Are On The Beach Feeding Like Crazy

    Big yellow mouth speckled trout are being caught near the barrier islands in the four-bayou pass area. Sunday morning, I picked my customers up from the log cabins and headed south towards the beach. We had a pretty good stiff wind out of the southwest at about ten to twelve miles per hour. The water clarity was pretty good as we got closer the gulf. By the time we arrived at the first spot the wa…Read More

  8. Big Speckled Trout Are Being Caught On The Surf South Of New Orleans

    The hottest part of the summer is upon us and the speckled trout are still feeding like crazy on the oyster reefs & surf near the barrier islands. This weekend I had the pleasure of fishing with a group out of Baton Rouge Louisiana. I picked them up from the log cabins at five thirty Saturday morning and headed south across Barataria Bay towards the barrier islands. We had a very slight breeze…Read More

  9. July Speckled Trout Fishing Out Of Bayou Log Cabins Fishing Lodge

    Here we are in the middle of July and the speckled trout bite is as good as it normally is in April. We are still catching some beautiful fish on the oyster reefs near the barrier islands. For a few weeks, the water had a nasty stain to it but for some reason this week the water cleaned up and the fish are feeding like crazy. I think the Mississippi river had something to do with the clarity of th…Read More

  10. Speckled Trout Fishing Charters Just South Of New Orleans Louisiana At Bayou Log Cabins Fishing Lodge

    This has been a jam pack weekend here at Bayou Log Cabins Fishing Lodge. We had all four log cabins rented out to folks from three different states and the weather was just right for fishing. The wind had been laid down early in the morning and as the day went on the breeze would pick up making it bearable with the elevated temperatures we been having. Anyhow with the light winds we been having ea…Read More