A Fishing Fool (Coastal Charter) in New Orleans, Louisiana

Guided by Mike Brantley

Flats Inshore

About Your Guide

Captain Mike AKA Capt. Flounders is passionate in his pursuit to put together a nice box of fish. He welcomes Anglers of all experience levels. Captain Mike has been fishing Lake Pontchartrain, Biloxi Marsh and the surrounding areas since he was a child. Captain Mike is the grandson of a career Charter Captain, and has learned countless lessons and cherishes memories of time spent navigating south east Louisiana waterways.

He has placed in a number of fishing rodeos throughout Southeast Louisiana. He is very knowledgeable in weather and tide conditions when preparing for your fishing trip.

A Fishing Fool (Coastal Charter) Trips

When it comes to fishing the waters in and around New Orleans, Captain Mike has generations of experience that he brings to your fishing excursion. Whether going out with the family, retired, or getting the college gang back together, charter fishing in Louisiana is the place to be if you are angling for Speckled Trout, Flounder, or the many Redfish that call Lake Ponchatrain, Biloxi Marsh & all surrounding areas (waterways) areas home, in pursuit of catching a great box of fish. Captain Mike Specializes in coastal fishing with light tackle for Speckle Trout, Redfish, Flounder, Black Drum, Sheephead (Bay Snapper) and a variety of other gulf coast fish as well. Captain Mike is always willing to cater to your species of choice, but will provide the best advice for which bite is hottest that day! Make sure you bring a valid Louisiana saltwater fishing license, food and drinks of your choice, a hat, sunscreen, and an ice chest to take home your day’s catch. Captain Mike provide all of the rods, reels, lures, and fish cleaning so all you have to do is focus on having a great time! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Slidell

New Orleans Fishing Excursion

100% (2)
22 ft 1 - 5 People From $190 / person

Recent Reviews of A Fishing Fool (Coastal Charter)


Verified Review Fishing

Captain Mike was Professional, Punctual and productive !! I will definitely use him again when I come to New Orleans. He has us limits out in an off season. He did not try to oversell us initially and then totally exceeded our expectations. To top it off were eating fresh fish less than thirty minutes after we were docked !! Thank You ! Captain mike


Verified Review Fishing

We booked a trip with Captain Mike for a bachelor party, and we had an absolute blast. We caught fish, we cracked jokes, and we made some awesome memories. We will be booking with Captain Mike again soon


Flounder, Redfish, Sheepshead, Speckled Trout


Bottom Fishing, Jigging, Light Tackle Fishing, Trolling

Types of Fishing

Flats, Inshore

Start Location

118 Harbor View Ct, Slidell, LA 70458, USA

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