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I am trying to find a map card that shows river detail around the lower tickfaw ,bloodriver, and amite rivers
most of the ones that I have seen don't show much after you get off the major lakes or big bodies of water.
Thank for any help or advice

August 20, 2017 at 11:37pm

Great article in Thursday's Advocate on the Lake. Says the trout are on. I am planning to go soon,but have a small boat so the bridges are tricky if it is very windy. How are the marshes off the ICW , Chef Pass areas doing? Any suggestions would be thankful

April 29, 2016 at 10:01pm

Has anyone been catching any specs or anything around Lake Pontchartrain/Chef Pass area. How about the marsh around Lake Borne. I am looking to go in the next week and need all the advice of where to try.
Thanks for any help

March 29, 2016 at 12:57am

Has anyone been catching any fish around the point a la hatche area or the marsh around Lake Borgne ? looking to go when weather settles a bit and need all the tips I can get thanks

December 27, 2015 at 11:48pm

Does anyone know if they sell live bait at the Yellow Store on Chef hwy near the bridge or any place near there?

October 12, 2015 at 11:08pm

Has anyone fished the west end of the lake,around the pass or pwr lines lately?

March 24, 2015 at 2:11am

I have an old reel that is what I call free spool/direct drive. It is silver with century on the side with the handle. Stamped on the bottom of the foot is 100. Does anyone know who the manufacture is. Johnson made a green spin cast, but I could not find this one.
Thanks for any help

August 04, 2014 at 10:28pm

I have an old bait cast reel that is a free spooler I guess (it has no level wind). I can't find anything on the internet hoping some one might help. It is a round silver reel with century written on the side above the single handle. On the foot is stamped 100. I will try to get a picture so that might help.
I got this picture maybe it will help. This is not the green Johnston century spin cast, It has no other markings

August 03, 2014 at 11:14pm

has anyone fished the west end of the lake lately? if so about where; power lines; north pass just a general idea

June 25, 2014 at 10:54pm

has anyone been having any luck around chef pass,lake borgne area?

February 12, 2014 at 12:04am

I need to get tires for my boat trailer. It is holding a 19' Nautic Star,150 merc.on a single axle. Have 14' carlise bias tires on it now, but I understand that radial is much better. Please give me your input.

February 02, 2014 at 2:24am

looking to make a trip thur/fri next week. what area should I try, around the chef, hot water canal etc. don't want your spot just an idea where to start. thanks for any help

January 10, 2014 at 9:14pm

I am going around the chef/bienvenue area Monday or tue and would like to know if anyone has been catching anything lately. A general location would help,don't want to know your spot just a little help for an old timer.

December 14, 2013 at 9:58am

Thinking about going fishing around Chef Pass/lake Borne area this Friday. Looks like almost a flat tide,how much does this affect the fishing. can fish still be caught in the cuts and bayous? Thanks for any info

October 02, 2013 at 11:10pm

Has anyone caught any fish in the tickfaw river lately? there or around blood river. I am looking to catch a mess of sac-au-lait'

February 21, 2013 at 9:59pm

Has anyone fished the west end of Lake Pontchartrain lately? I want to come out of the Pass but when I get to the lake I need a little of help where to go and what to use. Any help would be great.

November 11, 2012 at 8:33pm

Finally had a good day in the Pontchartrain area. Caught 50 trout 10 specs and 40 whites. no giants but a lot of fun. missed a few good ones and threw back more than we kept. fishe one spot anchored with a bunch of others. like I said lots of fun. would have posted pictures,but couldn't down load off my phone.

October 21, 2012 at 9:04pm

going to try the specs friday in the lake pontchartrain/lake borne area anyone have any good tips as where to try? thks

October 15, 2012 at 7:59pm

Has anyone fished the west end of the lake. I am planning to try it and could use some tips.

October 01, 2012 at 10:03pm

I have a 19 foot Nautic Star with a 150 mercury(2005 yr) will a whale tail help performance as far as getting up in shallow water? Any thoughts

September 24, 2012 at 12:08am
A comment titled: Re: fishing map cards in response to a report titled: fishing map cards

has anyone heard of platinum Hot Maps? Any good?

August 24, 2017 at 11:24pm
A comment titled: Re: fishing map cards in response to a report titled: fishing map cards

Thanks I will give them a try.

August 21, 2017 at 11:27am
A comment titled: Re: Lake Pontchartrain in response to a report titled: Lake Pontchartrain

thanks for the tip. probably will be the next week before i can go

May 03, 2016 at 1:09am
A comment titled: Re: Great Day in response to a report titled: Great Day

You know when you are in public waters and some big event is going on there will always be some inconsiderate people. Ya just can't fix Stupid! But getting upset ruins your day not theirs. The WLF Agents need to be more aware of these events. Boat operators are responsible for their wakes and are held accountable for the damages. Most shallow draft boats make less wake on full plane, but high speeds can result in an accident. It would be nice if boat operators read all the rules of the water and tried to follow them

October 25, 2015 at 11:51pm

you are right a barn owl makes a chilling sound, but nothing like a Big Cat. They also don't leave padded foot prints. The one I saw was along the river

October 21, 2015 at 12:34am

reading all the comments?? or what ever you call all of this, YOU call yourselves Sportsmen---Grow up and act like men

October 19, 2015 at 11:52pm

Oh yeah and if you ever heard one scream in the night you don't forget

October 19, 2015 at 11:30pm
A comment titled: Re: Great Day in response to a report titled: Great Day

Never mind about the Rude people they are everywhere. Bless you for taking your dad fishing, I wish I had mine around to still enjoy those trips you will always cherish those times. Great catch! And if your dad is like mine was it's a blast just to see them hang on to a good one. God Bless and happy fishing

October 19, 2015 at 11:26pm
A comment titled: Re: live bait in response to a report titled: live bait

Thanks everybody. I hope to make a trip in a few days. Matt I will give you a call. Again thanks for the help

October 14, 2015 at 12:08am
A comment titled: Re: live bait in response to a report titled: live bait

I don't mean to keep on but I looked on google earth and saw a boat launch and little brown building just past the Yellow Store , before the bridge. I am 70yrs old so maybe I am in the wrong spot, not too good with computers either.

October 13, 2015 at 12:07am
A comment titled: Re: live bait in response to a report titled: live bait

Thanks a lot. Have ya'll been catching anything. I am fairly new to the area, but have heard fishing is good in the marsh near chef pass and the icw.

October 12, 2015 at 11:52pm
A comment titled: Re: Fishing License in response to a report titled: Fishing License

Have you tried Wally-World. They just punch in your la number,never had them axet me where I lived

March 24, 2015 at 11:22pm
A comment titled: Re: Lake Pontchartrain in response to a report titled: Lake Pontchartrain

Thanks Sinker, I have a camp on Blood River so i'm pretty close. What is a good bait, plastic or live. I need all the help I can get Thanks

March 24, 2015 at 11:17pm
A comment titled: boat launch in response to a report titled: chef pass boat launch

are these launches near the bridge crossing Chef Pass/

October 02, 2014 at 2:05am
A comment titled: location in response to a report titled: Mixed Bag Great Day

thanks i'll try that. is the water shallow?

September 18, 2014 at 8:27pm
A comment titled: Lake Borne in response to a report titled: Mixed Bag Great Day

Nice catch! what general area did you fish, i.e. the east bank, iccw, down around the castle. I don't get to fish much, but I would like to catch a good mess before I sell my bay boat. any help would be nice

September 18, 2014 at 2:23am
A comment titled: Reel in response to a report titled: old reel

Thanks SIR Rabbit, I was trying to put more than one picture up so you could see it better. I will try again, but will look up Penn reels also

August 05, 2014 at 11:26pm
A comment titled: Chef pass in response to a report titled: chef pass

there is also a landing on the right side of the hwy just before the bridge which is pretty good

June 22, 2014 at 12:30am
A comment titled: motorboat in response to a report titled: Increased Salt Water License Fees

Say how do you get to buy just a saltwater license with out buying one for freshwater. La is still cheaper than most, but it has to be reasonable. Who is the FOX watching the Hen house anyway!

April 30, 2014 at 10:54pm
A comment titled: ICW in response to a report titled: Chef Pass/ICC

Hey let us know how you do. I got a email saying that Sunday was going to be a good day, but any day on the water is good. I am just unhappy I can't make it this week

February 12, 2014 at 10:53pm
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