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Full Day Inshore - 26' Blackjack

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Full Day Inshore - 24' Blue Wave

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Chandeleur Island - 26' Blackjack

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Venice Epic Inshore Fishing

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Venice Inshore Action

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Fishing in New Orleans
Fishing in New Orleans
Fishing in New Orleans
trip description for New Orleans Nighttime Bowfishing in New Orleans

Captain Jarrod and Captain Tate welcome everyone from children, adults, families and friends who are looking for an adventure to come and join them for a unique nighttime extravaganza just south of New Orleans proper! Both Captain's have been fishing these waters their whole lives and have a thorough understanding of the intricate waterways from Hopedale to Delacroix and everywhere in between. You will be traveling at night in Captain Jarrod's 22-foot custom bowfishing rig through the skinny marshy waters of Southeast Louisiana. You will have the opportunity to shoot redfish, black drum, sheepshead, alligator gar, and the occasional flounder while using a bow and arrow. Though their main focus is Bowfishing. Please dress accordingly and bring any refreshments and snacks you'd like to enjoy on your trip, and an ice chest to store them in. Otherwise, Captain Jarrod and his team will supply the rest of the equipment! Their goal is to make this the best hunting/fishing experience ever. If you are visiting New Orleans and want to experience the Sportsman's Paradise and the real Louisiana Nightlife, book your trip today to experience New Orleans Night Life like you never imagined! Read More

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New Orleans Nighttime Bowfishing

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Fishing in Gulfport
Fishing in Gulfport
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trip description for Gulfport Surf Fishing Trip in Gulfport

Get out on the beach and catch some big fish on this Gulfport surf fishing trip! Depending on the season, you'll go after popular gamefish including Seamullet, Spotted Trout, Spotted Trout, Redfish, Black Drum, and even some small sharks and rays. Land-based surf fishing trips are perfect for beginners and fun for the whole family. Relax on the beach with your rod in its holder, then get ready to bring your A-game once a fish is on! If you haven't been surf fishing (also called surfcasting) before, it's extremely fun and a great way to hook up on big fish without ever having to get off the dock. Your guide will bring everything you need for s successful day, including rods, reels, bait, and tackle. Your guide will also clean and fillet your catch free of charge. Don’t forget to bring your fishing licenses and pack some snacks and sunscreen. Read More

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Fishing in Golden Meadow
Fishing in Golden Meadow
Fishing in Golden Meadow
trip description for Following the Trout and Reds in Golden Meadow

Head out with Captain Lance to explore the Sportsman's Paradise down in South Louisiana. On this trip you'll be using light tackle rigs, artificial bait, or live bait if you'd like to purchase some to chase speckled trout and redfish. The ecosystem down on Louisiana's gulf coast make it a very interesting fishery. It is absolutely beautiful with mazes of marshland, flooded backcountry waters, and wildlife abounding, but there is so much good habitat that the fish can move just about anywhere. And they do move around a lot. That's where a great Captain like Lance is extremely helpful. With an in-depth knowledge of the surrounding water and fish habits, he keeps close tabs on where those fish are moving and where the most successful locations will be for each trip. As a result, Captain Lance is very flexible on where you will be launching from, since he is always moving around as well to follow the fish. In the days leading up to your trip, he will reach out to you to discuss where your group will be coming from and where the best launch location will be based on your position and where the fish are most localized! Once you've agreed upon a meet-up location and the day of your trip arrives, you will find Captain Lance at the boat ramp to load up aboard his 24' Pathfinder bay boat and head out into the marsh! Captain Lance provides fuel, fishing tackle, ice, live bait, and will even clean and bag all the fish you catch for your travel home. Water, cold drinks, and food are not automatically provided but Captain Lance can bring them along at your request for a small additional fee. He does ask that you leave your crocs, flip-flops, and sandals at home. Please where nonscuffing sneakers. Things to bring on your trip: Mosquito spray, Gnat Spray, Sun Screen, a hat, sun glasses, long sleeve fishing shirt and pants is recommended to protect from the sun. Snacks: bring a sandwiches and chips along with water and Gatorade’s. We will transfer everything from your ice chest to ours while on the water as to not have additional space taken by extra ice chest on board. Read More

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Following The Trout And Reds

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Fishing in Golden Meadow
Fishing in Golden Meadow
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trip description for Cajun Inshore Chase in Golden Meadow

If you're looking for an exciting fishing adventure in Golden Meadow, Louisiana, an inshore charter fishing trip with Captain Roger is the perfect choice! Captain Roger is a local fishing guide with years of experience on the waters around Golden Meadow. He offers 3/4-day inshore fishing trips aboard his 24' Blazer Bay bay boat. On an inshore charter fishing trip with Captain Roger, you'll have the opportunity to catch a variety of popular fish species in the waters around Golden Meadow. Mangrove Snapper, Redfish, Speckled Trout, and Flounder are all common catches in these waters, and Roger will put you on 'em! He will also provide you with top-quality rods and reels for the day, as well as all necessary bait and tackle. In addition to the fishing equipment, Captain Roger will also provide expert instruction on how to catch the various fish species in the area. He knows the waters around Golden Meadow like the back of his hand, and will take you to the best fishing spots for a successful and enjoyable day on the water. Captain Roger's 24' Blazer Bay bay boat is comfortable and spacious, with plenty of room for up to four anglers. It's also equipped with all the necessary safety gear and electronics, so you can focus on reeling in your catch. Book an inshore charter fishing trip with Captain Roger and experience the thrill of catching Redfish, Speckled Trout, and Flounder in the beautiful waters of Golden Meadow, Louisiana. It's a fishing adventure you won't soon forget! Read More

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Fishing in Lafitte
Fishing in Lafitte
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trip description for Bad Ass Bow Fishing in Lafitte

Tired of regular old rod n’ reel fishing? Try out bowfishing with Captain Gavin! This amazing trip takes you into the shallow marshlands of southeast Louisiana, where you have the opportunity to pick off fish the old fashioned (and more bad ass) way. At night, you will set out for a 6 hour journey aboard an 18’ Alumatech Air Boat. This stealthy fish catching machine allows you to sneak up on your prey. It comfortably fits up to 4 guests and the Captain. You will be targeting Redfish, but many Drum, Gar, Sheephead, and Catfish can be found too. Captain Gavin will clean your catch, provide all the necessary equipment, and bring a cooler to keep your catch fresh. You also need to bring your own food and drinks, as well as a jacket to stay warm in the cold night air. All bows and arrows are provided by the Captain. This once-in-a-lifetime experience should be both fun and rewarding. You should definitely bring a camera to document this unique trip! Read More

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Fishing in Lafitte
Fishing in Lafitte
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trip description for Afternoon Big Group Excursion in Lafitte

Climb aboard with Captain Gavin for a half day adventure on the inshore flats of Lafitte, LA. Captain Gavin’s 32’ Aluma Marine can fit up to 10 guests, giving you the opportunity for a fishing frenzy! The Barataria-Terrebonne estuarine complex is the largest and most dynamic fishing grounds in the world. Among the maze of marshes, you will be targeting Black Drum, Flounder, Redfish, and Spotted Seatrout, which all make for a delicious dinner! Captain Gavin will clean any fish you catch, so you can take home an incredible meal. If you choose, Captain Gavin is happy to clean and cook your catch for you, at an additional fee per person. He also provides rods, reels, bait, and tackle for you and all your guests, so you only need to bring sun protection, food, and drinks. The vessel is a 36’ Aluma Marine equipped with twin 600hp Yamaha engines, which power the huge boat through the flats. The cabin has air conditioning to give you a break from the Louisiana heat, and the spacious deck accommodates up to 10 people. Captain Gavin is an experienced guide who can take you to the best fishing holes in grassy flats. Once there, you will cast using light tackle and hopefully reel in a monster! Read More

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Everything to Know About Booking a Boothville-Venice flounder fishing charter

What are the best flounder fishing charters in Venice?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 41 flounder trips in Venice, and the most popular trips in the area are Full Day Inshore - 26' Blackjack guided by Rich, Inshore Venice guided by Kevin, and Full Day Inshore - 24' Blue Wave guided by Jay.

Our guides in Venice are rated a 4.92 out of 5 based on 2704 verified reviews on Captain Experiences.

All guides on Captain Experiences are licensed, insured, and vetted by our team. You can access their reviews, click through trip photos, read bios to get to know them, and preview trip details like species, techniques, group sizes, boat specs and more.

Another popular city nearby for booking a Flounder charter is Buras.

Looking for kid friendly flounder guides / fishing lessons in Venice? Check out our beginner and family friendly flounder guides in Venice.

What types of flounder fishing charters are common in Venice?

Inshore fishing is the most popular for flounder in Venice as well as flats fishing, nearshore fishing, and lake fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in Venice are light tackle fishing, artificial lure fishing, and live bait fishing but bottom fishing and jigging are popular as well.

How much do Boothville-Venice flounder fishing charters cost?

for flounder in Venice prices can range anywhere from about $650 to $2,190, but the average price for a half day trip for flounder in Venice is $1,153. The average price for a full day trip for flounder in Venice is $1,207.

What month is best for flounder fishing in Venice?

The most popular season for flounder fishing in Venice is summer, and most anglers book their trips 40 days in advance.

Do I need a Venice fishing license for flounder and what are the bag limits for flounder in Venice?

See here for more information on fishing licenses in Venice, bag limits for target species, and fishing season regulations in Venice. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations in Venice.

What is flounder fishing in Boothville-Venice all about?

In Boothville-Venice, flounder are a popular and prized species among anglers, known for their delicate flavor and unique hunting habits. These flatfish inhabit the sandy or muddy bottoms of bays, estuaries, and nearshore waters, making them accessible targets for both recreational and commercial fishermen. Anglers targeting flounder in Boothville-Venice can expect to encounter these stealthy predators lying in wait for passing prey, often blending seamlessly with their surroundings to ambush unsuspecting baitfish and crustaceans.

Flounder fishing in Boothville-Venice typically involves techniques such as drift fishing or bottom fishing with live or dead bait, as well as artificial lures designed to mimic the movements of their prey. Anglers often deploy bait rigs tipped with small fish, shrimp, or squid, presented near the seafloor where flounder are known to feed. Additionally, soft plastic lures, jigs, and spoons bounced along the bottom can also entice strikes from these bottom-dwelling predators. Anglers may target flounder in a variety of habitats, including shallow flats, channels, and near submerged structures such as docks and jetties.

While flounder can be caught year-round in Boothville-Venice, peak seasons for targeting these fish typically occur during the warmer months, particularly from late spring through early fall. During this time, as water temperatures rise and baitfish become more abundant, flounder activity increases, providing anglers with enhanced opportunities to encounter and catch these prized bottom fish. Whether fishing from shore, boat, or kayak, anglers in Boothville-Venice can enjoy the challenge and satisfaction of targeting flounder while exploring the diverse and productive waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

What are the most popular months to fish for flounder fishing in Boothville-Venice?

In Boothville-Venice, flounder fishing seasons are influenced by various factors, including water temperature, spawning behavior, and migration patterns. Generally, flounder can be caught year-round in the waters surrounding Boothville-Venice, providing anglers with opportunities to target these prized bottom-dwelling fish throughout the seasons. However, certain times of the year may offer more favorable conditions or higher catch rates for those specifically seeking flounder.

Spring and fall are typically considered peak seasons for flounder fishing in Boothville-Venice. During these transitional periods, flounder become more active as water temperatures rise or cool, triggering feeding behaviors and movement along the coastal areas. Additionally, spring and fall are times when flounder migrate to shallow flats, estuaries, and nearshore waters for spawning purposes, making them more accessible to anglers. As a result, anglers targeting flounder during these peak seasons often have increased success rates and opportunities to reel in quality catches.

While spring and fall are considered prime seasons for flounder fishing in Boothville-Venice, flounder can still be targeted throughout the year with varying success. During the summer months, flounder may move to deeper waters or seek refuge in cooler, shaded areas to escape the heat, requiring anglers to adjust their fishing techniques accordingly. Similarly, winter can also provide productive flounder fishing opportunities, particularly in areas with mild climates or where flounder congregate in deeper holes or channels. Overall, whether fishing during peak seasons or exploring opportunities year-round, anglers in Boothville-Venice can enjoy the challenge and satisfaction of targeting flounder in the diverse and dynamic coastal waters.

What techniques are popular for catching flounder in Boothville-Venice?

In Boothville-Venice, anglers employ various techniques to target flounder, leveraging their knowledge of the species' behavior and preferred habitats in the coastal waters of the Gulf of Mexico. One effective technique is drift fishing, where anglers drift along the shoreline or over shallow flats while presenting baited rigs or artificial lures near the seafloor. Drift fishing allows anglers to cover a wide area of water and effectively target flounder as they move along the bottom in search of prey. Common baits for drift fishing include live or dead baitfish, shrimp, and squid, as well as soft plastic lures and jigs designed to mimic the movements of small fish or crustaceans.

Another popular technique for targeting flounder in Boothville-Venice is bottom fishing, particularly around structures such as docks, jetties, and submerged debris where flounder are known to congregate. Anglers deploy baited rigs or artificial lures rigged with hooks near the bottom, allowing them to present their baits in areas where flounder are likely to be feeding. Common baits for bottom fishing include live or dead baitfish, shrimp, and squid, as well as soft plastic lures and jigs bounced along the bottom to entice strikes from flounder lurking in the shadows.

Jigging is also a productive technique used by anglers to target flounder in Boothville-Venice, particularly when fishing around submerged structures or along channel edges. Anglers deploy weighted jigs or soft plastic lures rigged with hooks, bouncing them along the bottom to mimic the movements of prey and entice strikes from flounder hiding in the sand or mud. Vertical jigging allows anglers to control the depth and movement of their lures, increasing their chances of enticing strikes from flounder patrolling the depths. Overall, whether drift fishing, bottom fishing, or jigging, anglers in Boothville-Venice have a variety of techniques at their disposal to pursue the elusive flounder in the coastal waters of the Gulf.

What other species are popular in Boothville-Venice?

Boothville-Venice boasts a rich diversity of marine life beyond flounder, offering anglers a plethora of species to target and opportunities for exciting fishing adventures. One notable species is the redfish, also known as red drum, renowned for its powerful runs and challenging fights. Redfish inhabit the coastal waters, marshes, and estuaries of Boothville-Venice, where they prey on baitfish, shrimp, and crabs. Anglers targeting redfish often use techniques such as sight casting, bait fishing, and lure fishing along the shorelines, flats, and oyster beds, providing thrilling battles and rewarding catches.

Another prized species in Boothville-Venice is the speckled trout, sought after for its delicious flesh and impressive size. Speckled trout thrive in the shallow waters, grass flats, and tidal creeks of Boothville-Venice, where they feed on small baitfish, shrimp, and crustaceans. Anglers targeting speckled trout often use techniques such as live bait fishing, lure fishing, and fly fishing in areas with moving water, submerged grass beds, and structure. Speckled trout fishing in Boothville-Venice offers anglers the chance to reel in trophy-sized specimens and enjoy the scenic beauty of the coastal environment.

In addition to redfish and speckled trout, Boothville-Venice provides opportunities to target a variety of other species, including flounder, black drum, sheepshead, and tripletail, among others. Black drum, known for their size and strength, inhabit the coastal waters, marshes, and channels of Boothville-Venice, where they feed on crustaceans, mollusks, and small fish. Sheepshead, with their distinctive striped patterns and powerful jaws, are often found around docks, jetties, and oyster beds, providing anglers with exciting battles and delicious table fare. Tripletail, with their unique floating behavior and tasty flesh, can be encountered near buoys, channel markers, and floating debris, offering anglers the chance to reel in memorable catches and create lasting memories on the water.

Recent Reviews of Captain Experiences

  • ★★★★★
    MY TRIP WAS PERFECT. The weather was terrible and my guide, Nick kept in touch with me to plan the perfect launch time. He patiently waited it out with me and we loaded the ice chest with trout! I would highly recommend booking with Frank again. I'll always ask for Nick!

    Kristi B. with Frank D. of Grand Isle, Louisiana

  • ★★★★★
    We had a wonderful time. Frank was an excellent guide. Hope to do it again soon!!

    Charles G. with Frank D. of Grand Isle, Louisiana

  • ★★★★★
    Jace was awesome. Communicated well, was right on time, and took us right to the fish. Definitely recommend.

    Eli P. with Jace O. of Saint Bernard, Louisiana

  • ★★★★★
    Great trip,couldn't ask for any better guide 👍

    Robert J. with Rich M. of Boothville-Venice, Louisiana

  • ★★★★★
    Had an awesome time! Highly recommend!

    James P. with Jace O. of Saint Bernard, Louisiana

  • ★★★★★
    Had a great trip with Gavin! Will definitely go again.

    Toni P. with Kevin D. of Boothville-Venice, Louisiana

  • ★★★★★
    Brad was great! The fishing was amazing. It was easy and convenient to set up the trip. My husband and son had a fantastic time. It was definitely the highlight of our trip!

    Sarah E. with Brad D. of New Orleans, Louisiana

  • ★★★★★
    Jace is a great captain, he knew exactly where the fish were and we had non stop action. We went on a MEAT HUNT.

    Brad G. with Jace O. of Saint Bernard, Louisiana

  • ★★★★★
    Best day ever with this guide. It’s was cold out and we were able to find the fish we were looking for thank to him. Can’t wait to go back!! I’ll definitely use this guide again.

    John S. with Jay W. of Boothville-Venice, Louisiana

  • ★★★★★
    Jace is an awesome captain. He knows where the fish are. He made it a great experience for my wife and I. I highly recommend him for and fishing you plan to do.

    Erik C. with Jace O. of Saint Bernard, Louisiana

  • ★★★★★
    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

    Eric H. with Mike B. of Slidell, Louisiana

  • ★★★★★
    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

    Andrew N. with Mike B. of Slidell, Louisiana

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