Podcast: Accuracy in Fishing for Redfish and Other Flats Species, with Lucas Bissett


I don’t know why redfish have a reputation for being easy to catch. Every one I have ever cast to was spooky and suspicious. I’ve also found that when casting to redfish, especially in the . . .

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Photos: Wolves in Sheepshead’s Clothing

Written by: Capt. Lucas Bissett


Mikey's big fish is the new Louisiana record for a fly-caught sheepshead--9.66 pounds!
Photos courtesy Capt. Lucas Bissett

I've always thought that sheepshead (Archosargus probatocephalus) were some of the most challenging and exciting targets we have here in Louisiana, so I wanted to share some . . .

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Photos: Game time in Grand Isle

Written by: Drew Ross, Looknfishy


Drew traveled to the marshes of Souther Louisiana for a big redfish, and he found it.
Photos by Drew Ross

Our friend and frequent contributor Drew Ross recently made a trip to Grand Isle, Louisiana for the chance to sight-fish for big redfish. Although the weather conditions weren't ideal, Drew . . .

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Video Tips: How to Prepare for a Guided Saltwater Trip

Capt. Lucas Bissett of Lowtide Charters is back with a couple of short videos that will help any angler preparing for a guided trip on saltwater. Although Lucas guides for redfish in the . . .

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Video Tips: How to Prepare for a Guided Saltwater Trip

Capt. Lucas Bissett of Lowtide Charters is back with a couple of short videos that will help any angler preparing for a guided trip on saltwater. Although Lucas guides for redfish in the . . .

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Video: Chasing “Cajun GTs” in the Surf


Paul Frischhertz with an average-size jack.
Photos by Paul Frischhertz

Here is a quick video and some shots from a recent trip to a South Louisiana beach where we chased crevalle jacks—a.k.a Cajun GTs—on foot. The action was fast and furious, and the . . .

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Video: “Through the Guides” Complete Film

We posted the first teaser for "Through the Guides" more than a year ago, and then there was a second taste back in November. At last, the complete film by The Noble Lab is. . .

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Photo: Katie’s Big Black Drum

Written by: Katie Rouse, Rouse Fly Fishing


One day after her 13.1, Katie landed this 30+.
Photo by Jamie Rouse

I headed to Louisiana to run in the NOLA half marathon last Sunday, and the next day, Jamie and I went out with fellow Orvis guide, Lucas Bissett, of Low Tide Charters. I landed this 30-pound. . .

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