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06/14/2012 Lake Pontchartrain Report

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Today I fished with the one and only Doctor Bob Weiss and long time Venice captain Dick Welch. That's MANY MANY year's of fishing experience on the boat and I was eager to pick their brains!

We fished some reefs on the northshore in the lake using live Rigolets shrimp and of coarse my Rucker rigged h&h tko shrimp. Today I give the edge to the live shrimp but I still held my own with my plastic!

We met up at the launch at around 6:30 a.m. and I was back at home in River Ridge by 13:00 p.m.

We caught a ton of fish and the large bow fish box was full of beautiful trout, reds, and drum!

Great morning of fishing with GREAT company. These old timers can sure fish!
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Nice Catch!
Nice catch John. Do u think it's worth trying live shrimp
On the causeway? I'm on the southshore, don't mind running 12 miles out if I have to.
Thanks.
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Causeway
A guy we have been seeing at the launch said he has been catching some beautiful trout on the causeway around the 8 mile hump from the northshore using live bait.

If you do happen to go let me know how you do bro
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I've seen Dr. Bob fish that reef a couple of different times. I'm surprised there are any fish left there. He and his crew are always raking them in over the sides.
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fishin
hey john where did you go to fishin school at i want to try tha place been fishin forty someyears never catch like you you can even stop on side of the road start a school
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no fishing school here just time spent on the water. i just love to fish and spend plenty of time doing it!

i wanna become a guide in the near future and teach everyone that wants to learn
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