Captain Lane left the corporate sales world to pursue his dream job of charter fishing! He's fished the waters of Cocodrie his entire life and will put you and your friends and family on some great fish.
Captain Todd was born and raised in Baton Rouge, LA. He began fishing the waterways of Cocodrie, LA as a young boy with his dad. Captain Todd’s favorite fish to catch are big Trout on topwater, as well as Mangrove Snapper. He and his team will do their best to make sure you have a memorable day on the water!
Head out of beautiful Destin FL aboard an absolute War Rig in Captain lane's 42' Catamaran centerr console. This boat has quad 300 Yamahas strapped to the back, and can rip a slick 65 knots at top speed so you waste no time getting out to the fishing grounds. This boat is absolutely designed for offshore fishing. After you load up all your gear and get settled in, Captain Lane will crank the symphony of engines toward the stern, and you will motor out anywhere from 15-30 miles offshore to do some trolling, reef fishing, and offshore structure deep dropping! For single-day trips you can expect to hook into the King and Spanish Mackerel, Triggerfish, Red/Scamp/Gag Grouper, Red/Mangrove/White Vermilion Snapper, Mahi Mahi, Amber Jack, Wahoo, and Blackfin Tuna, just to name a few, there are plenty more species the Gulf can offer up! Captain Lane will be there to load set up your fishing gear, your baits, and show you all the best techniques. Whether you'd like to work hands on with them jigging baits off the bottom / watching for birds and grass lines as you troll, or whether you'd like to lounger around the spacious center console with your friends and family and wait for the reel to start screaming, Captain Lane is more than happy to accommodate. Beyond superior service, and expert tips, Captain Lane will furnish all the best rods, reels, tackle, bait, and fishing licenses you could possibly need for a successful day out on the water. All you need to bring are your favorite lunch, snack, and drink, your sun protection, maybe a towel, and your camera! And get ready for an epic day out on the water. Read More
Head out for a full day 12-hour adventure with Captain Lane to go DEEEEP to hunt trophy size fish the blue waters are known for! For these trips you'll start your day well before sunrise, usually around 5am, as you climb aboard Captain Lane's absolute War Rig. His 42' Freeman Catamaran is built for offshore fishing, overnight runs out to the hump, and landing monster pelagics. For these 12 hour trips, you can run anywhere from 25-90 miles offshore! But don't fret a laborious slow trug offshore... with 4 300 Yamahas strapped to the stern this rig can cook up to 65 knots to make sure you waste no time getting out to Captain Lane's favorite offshore spot and gives you more time to fish on the back end as the ride is quicker back to the dock. You can talk with Captain Lane about your experience level, target species, and other comfort preferences before you make the run, so ultimately you have the say in how far offshore you'd like to run. But if weather conditions are right, and you're up for a voyage, this 12 hour trips is where a lot of dreams come true, and where truly fantastic catches can be made. Heading 60+ miles offshore, standard offshore species are all well with a range like Amberjack, Mahi Mahi, Big Red and Gag Grouper, Wahoo, Sailfish and Blackfin Tuna. But on top, the extra time opens the door to deep water species like Yellow Fin Tuna, Marlin, and even Swordfish. By no means are any of these species a shoo-in for your 12-hour trip, but the odds of catching a big game fish like that do exist. It's that chance, that chase, that catch (hopefully) that attracts avid fishermen to this trip. Captain Lane will provide all rods, reels, tackle, and fishing licenses. All you need to bring is sunglasses, sunscreen, a lunch, and any snacks or drinks you'd like to enjoy while onboard. Read More
Located an hour and a half south of New Orleans, launching from Cocodrie with Captain Lane you can get some serious fishing done on some of the most productive water the Gulf of Mexico has to offer. On this trip, you'll be chasing big-time fish, so bring your A-game! You will leave early in the morning aboard his 42' Freeman catamaran and will travel anywhere 20 to 60 miles offshore to chase pelagics species such as Wahoo, Tuna, Marlin, Sailfish, and many more! These fish are the premier species in the Gulf of Mexico, and are world-famous for their intense fights, trophy potential, and great taste! To hook up some truly champion fish, you'll be trolling various depths with live baits, skirted baits, and ballyhoo. These classic bluewater baits are guaranteed to bring in trophy-sized fish, so you can go home with a personal best! Captain Lane's fishing vessel is truly unique. She's a 42' Freeman catamaran, purpose-built for offshore sportfishing, with 1200 horsepower and a full suite of creature comforts. Plus, this trip comes fully loaded with all the rods, reels, bait, tackle, coolers, lounging space, and bean bags to ensure a comfortable experience. All you have to bring is your Louisiana fishing license, your sunscreen, and a good attitude, and Captain Lane and his crew will take care of the rest! Read More
If you're looking for an absolutely epic offshore sportfishing trip, you're in the right place. With 24 hours at your disposal, the world is truly your oyster when you climb aboard Captain Lane's 42' Freeman. This oversized catamaran center console is an offshore angler's dream vessel, combining comfort and space with speed and fishability. Not to mention, with quad 300 Yamahas strapped to the back, Captain Lane can get this puppy cranking up to 65 knots! On these trips, you'll be targeting Tuna out on the Midnight Knob, roughly 170 miles offshore. Although Tuna feeding patterns are hard to predict, you'll try your luck in the early morning hours, when they come to the surface to feed. Most overnight trips will involve some bottom fishing and trolling during the afternoon as you make your way offshore. You can catch billfish and other pelagics, such as Wahoo and Mahi Mahi, on your way out! Once the sun starts to go down, you're welcome to get comfy in a bean bag and snooze if you'd like as Captain Lane will start ripping it offshore. You'll run out deep as the sun sets to get into position for the early morning bite around 3-4 AM. As mentioned, Captain Lane's 42' Freeman is equipped with bean bags for your lounging pleasure on the way offshore, and also comes with all the best rods, reels, electric reels, and tackle you could possibly need for a successful day out on the water. Get out there and knock some species off your bucket list! Read More
Located an hour and a half south of New Orleans, launching from Cocodrie with Captain Lane you can get some serious fishing done on some of the most productive water the Gulf of Mexico has to offer. On this inshore-focused trip, you'll chase the classics: Redfish and Speckled Trout. These are among America's most popular gamefish, and are a blast for anglers of every experience level. Plus, both species are really tasty and Captain Lane will do everything in his power to make sure you catch your limit! Captain Lanes's boat comes fully loaded with all the rods, reels, bait, tackle, coolers, and more to ensure a low maintenance and comfortable experience. That way all you have to bring is your Louisiana fishing license, and your sunscreen, and Captain Lane and his crew will take care of the rest to make sure your hooking into the big ones! Read More
Captain Branson got us in the fish, caught plenty and had a blast! Will come back next year on a 12hr trip. These guys are great!
10/10 recommend. Great crew, great people and very knowledgeable. We had a blast. Can’t wait to go back next year!
Just a great day on the water. Awesome boat and better crew. Captain Todd and 1st Mate Branson went all out. We’ll be back again.
The offshore trip I’ve ever been on. The boat is a hot rod , Gear is top notch, the crew Branson and Paul are great hardworking deck hands , Capt Todd is a great Capt and one hell of a sportsmen . These guy know how to get on the fish fast and catch monsters …
Captain and crew went above and beyond expectations! They are fantastic and will put you on fish guaranteed. Y’all need to go with this boat!
Amberjack, Blackfin Tuna, Blue Marlin, Gag Grouper, Kingfish, Mahi Mahi, Mangrove Snapper, Red Grouper, Redfish, Sailfish, Scamp Grouper, Snowy Grouper, Spanish Mackerel, Speckled Trout, Swordfish, Triggerfish, Tripletail, Vermillion Snapper, Wahoo, Yellowfin Tuna
Artificial Lure Fishing, Bottom Fishing, Deep Dropping, Drift Fishing, Heavy Tackle Fishing, Jigging, Light Tackle Fishing, Live Bait Fishing, Trolling
210 Harbor Boulevard, Destin, FL 32541, United States