5 Best Trout Baits

We fisherman take great pride in the bait we use to catch our favorite fish. However, as any experienced fisherman will tell you some fish prefer certain kinds of bait over others. This is why it is important to become familiar with the kinds of food each fish breed...

Tips for Cooking Game Birds

Thanksgiving is fast approaching and for most of us this means going out to the local grocery store and buying a farm raised, already frozen turkey. However, for the more adventurous among us the holiday means hunting and preparing our own Thanksgiving Day fowl. Those...

The 8 Best Catfish Baits

As any good fisherman knows, the right bait can mean the difference between going home with a full haul and going home empty handed. Catfish in particular are attracted to smells and tastes so it is not just a matter of being in the right place at the right time. It...

Tips for Preventing Fishing Injuries

As outdoor activities go, fishing is relatively safe and injury-free. However, just as with any activity in life there are some risks involved. At Coastal Charter Fishing we want you to have a great time on one of our Louisiana charter fishing tours. We strive to make...

5 Reasons you should be Eating Fish

For many of our visitors, Louisiana charter fishing is all about the thrill and adventure of the activity. For them it’s about being out on the water with friends and/or family, witnessing the beauty of the area, and perhaps taking part in one of our dolphin tours....

5 Best Fishing Apps

If you are an old fashioned angler, mobile technology may seem like an intrusion into what is supposed to be a much uncomplicated pastime. However, if you think about it, technology has long been a part of fishing. After all, some technical knowledge is required to...

Tips for Picking the Right Fishing Rod

“You get a line and I’ll get a pole, Honey, You get a line and I’ll get a pole, Babe. You get a line and I’ll get a pole, We’ll go fishin’ in the crawdad hole…” The Crawdad Song   Back when “The Crawdad Song” was first sang the...

Fascinating Dolphin Facts

“Who doesn’t like dolphins? They’re like puppies.” Austin Stowell, actor, star of Dolphin Tale For centuries mankind has been fascinated with dolphins. Perhaps it is because of the permanent smile they seem to always wear. Perhaps it is because of the almost...