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Fishing in Boothville-Venice

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Full Day Inshore - 26' Blackjack

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Fishing in Boothville-Venice

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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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Fishing in Boothville-Venice
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trip description for Nearshore Fly Fishing Adventure in Boothville-Venice

The combination of a seemingly unlimited supply of hungry fish and miles and miles of shallow water, make coastal SE Louisiana one of the best kept secrets in the fly fishing world. If you haven’t heard about Louisiana Fly Fishing, it’s probably because a lot of people don’t want you to know about it so that they can have it all to themselves. As with any fly fishing trip, we don’t normally catch as many fish as we would on conventional tackle; however, multiple hook-ups are almost a certainty on every Louisiana guided fishing trip. On a good day you can expect to catch 5-10 fish per angler, on an exceptional day the numbers can reach 20+ fish per angler or more. There are also plenty of black drum and sheepshead, both of which will readily take a fly. Trust me, this truly is a place that fly fishermen fall in love with. Read More

Nearshore Fishing Charter in Boothville-Venice

Nearshore Fly Fishing Adventure

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22 ft 1 - 2 People From $850
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trip description for Bayous and Backwaters - 24’ Triton in Boothville-Venice

Head out with Captain Bryan for an incredible inshore experience in Venice Louisiana! On a typical day, you will leave the dock at “safe light” and will find yourself running through a maze of bayous, bays, and marshes on your way to one of the many Louisiana fishing locations in the area. Once arriving at the first “honey hole”, you will troll or drift along while casting to grass-covered areas or over one of the many oyster reefs in the marshes. These waters are so bountiful with rod bending redfish and tail walking speckled trout. The Louisiana fishing trip action is unbelievable. Venice, Louisiana is the undisputed “Redfish Capital of the World”. You will never go redfish fishing anywhere else and be able to catch more 20-30+ pound redfish, and that is a fact. Captain Bryan will provide all the rods, reels, tackle, and bait you could possibly need for a successful day out on the water! So all you need to bring is your Louisiana fishing license, your favorite snacks and drinks, and let Captain Bryan get you hooked into the fish! Read More

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Bayous And Backwaters - 24’ Triton

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trip description for Venice Inshore Action in Boothville-Venice

Welcome to the best fishing in the Gulf of Mexico! Venice sits along the banks of the mighty Mississippi River just 20 miles from the mightyriver spills into the gulf of Mexico. The waters are plentiful and offer amazing fishing! We operate on 25 foot Skeeter Bay boats with the latest yamaha engines and up to date tackle to ensure your trip is nothing short of spectacular. Trout and redfish are our most commonly targeted species although sheepshead, flounder, red snapper, mangrove snapper, tripletail, bass, freshwater catfish, tarpon, and pompano are all possibilities. With over 35 years combined on these waters we will ensure we put you on the best possible bite each day. Read More

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Fishing in Saint Bernard
Fishing in Saint Bernard
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trip description for Speckled Trout & Redfish Full Day in Saint Bernard

Hop on board with Captain Joe for an action-packed day of inshore fishing! Saint Bernard is home to plenty of fish-filled canals and bays that are great spots for catching some tasty Gulf Coast fish without venturing too far from the dock. On this 6-hour trip, Captain Joe will cruise you through some of these productive inshore waters where you'll be primarily targeting Redfish and Speckled Trout. Venturing a bit into the nearshore waters will give you opportunities to reel in some Black Drum, Flounder, Sheepshead and more. All you need to use for these fish is classic light tackle. This trip is great for beginners, and experienced anglers are also sure to benefit from some of Captain Joe's expert tips and knowledge of the water! Captain Joe fishes aboard a 24’ Blue Wave center console with a capacity for 5 people. Powered by a 300 HP Yamaha engine, this vessel will have no problem getting you to hard to reach spots in the inshores! She comes complete with all the necessities including GPS, Fishfinder and a Live Bait Well. Captain Joe will even clean any keepers for you to take home! Captain Joe will provide all rods, reels, and tackle. All you need to bring is any food or drinks you might want, and feel free to bring any of your own lures. Book your trip today and get ready for a productive day on the Gulf Coast! Read More

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Speckled Trout & Redfish Full Day

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24 ft 1 - 4 People From $600
Fishing in Saint Bernard
Fishing in Saint Bernard
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trip description for Half Day Fishing Trip in Saint Bernard

Join Captain Jace for an inshore fishing adventure off the coast of St. Bernard, Louisiana! This exciting charter will take you out on the beautiful waterways of the region, where you'll have the opportunity to target some of the most sought-after inshore species, including Redfish, Speckled Trout, and Black Drum. Captain Jace is a seasoned angler who knows the inshore waters of St. Bernard like the back of his hand. He will take you out aboard his 23' Blackjack bay boat, a purpose-built fishing vessel that's perfect for navigating the shallow inshore waters. As you journey out onto the fishing grounds, you'll also have the chance to take in the stunning natural beauty of the area. The crystal clear waters and lush mangroves provide the perfect backdrop for a day of fishing! Once you arrive at the fishing grounds, Captain Jace will provide you with all the necessary gear and tackle, as well as expert instruction to help you land these fun sportfish. Whether you're an experienced angler or a novice, this inshore fishing charter is sure to be an exciting and memorable experience. So come join Captain Jace and experience the thrill of inshore fishing off the coast of St. Bernard, Louisiana! Read More

Flats, Inshore Fishing Charter in Saint Bernard

Half Day Fishing Trip

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Fishing, Hunting in Delacroix
Fishing, Hunting in Delacroix
Fishing, Hunting in Delacroix
trip description for Blast & Cast Baby! in Delacroix

For a blast&cast we will be going duck hunting for about 4 hours then go back and get in the bay boat and go fishing for red fish trout sheep’s head drum. I will have everything for the fishing trip all you need to bring is snacks and alcohol if wanted. You CANNOT bring ALCOHOL on the duck hunt. If just doing ducking the trip will last about 6 hours or if we limited out I also offer evening trips. Read More

Duck, Inshore Fishing, Hunting Charter in Delacroix

Blast & Cast Baby!

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Everything to Know About Booking a Boothville-Venice speckled trout fishing charter

What are the best speckled trout fishing charters in Venice?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 36 speckled trout 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 4.94 out of 5 based on 2697 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.

Other popular cities nearby for booking a Speckled Trout charter include Buras and Port Sulphur.

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

What types of speckled trout fishing charters are common in Venice?

Deep Sea fishing is the most popular for speckled trout in Venice as well as inshore fishing, flats fishing, and nearshore fishing.

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

How much do Boothville-Venice speckled trout fishing charters cost?

for speckled trout in Venice prices can range anywhere from about $700 to $1,450, but the average price for a half day trip for speckled trout in Venice is $931. The average price for a full day trip for speckled trout in Venice is $1,007.

What month is best for speckled trout fishing in Venice?

The most popular season for speckled trout fishing in Venice is spring, and most anglers book their trips 28 days in advance.

Do I need a Venice fishing license for speckled trout and what are the bag limits for speckled trout 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 speckled trout fishing in Boothville-Venice all about?

Boothville-Venice, nestled in the heart of Louisiana's rich wetlands, boasts a vibrant ecosystem teeming with diverse aquatic life, including the prized speckled trout. These elusive and agile fish, also known as spotted seatrout, are a favorite among anglers for their thrilling fights and delectable taste. In the intricate network of marshes, bayous, and estuaries that define this region, speckled trout thrive, finding ample food and shelter amidst the maze of aquatic vegetation and tidal currents.

The waters around Boothville-Venice provide an ideal habitat for speckled trout, offering a perfect balance of salt and freshwater necessary for their survival. Anglers flock to this area year-round, drawn by the promise of landing trophy-sized trout in the tranquil beauty of the Louisiana marshlands. Whether casting from the shoreline, wading in shallow flats, or navigating the labyrinthine waterways by boat, the pursuit of speckled trout in Boothville-Venice offers an immersive outdoor experience that combines the thrill of the chase with the serenity of nature.

Beyond the thrill of the catch, speckled trout play a crucial role in the ecological health of Boothville-Venice's delicate ecosystem. As voracious predators, they help regulate populations of smaller fish and crustaceans, contributing to the overall balance of marine life in these waters. Moreover, their presence attracts a variety of bird species, creating a rich tapestry of biodiversity that characterizes the region. In Boothville-Venice, the allure of speckled trout extends far beyond the fishing rod, embodying the intrinsic connection between humanity and the natural world.

What are the most popular months to fish for speckled trout in Boothville-Venice?

In Boothville-Venice, the cycle of speckled trout seasons is as much a part of local lore as the marshes themselves. Spring heralds the beginning of prime fishing as the waters warm, enticing speckled trout to move closer to the surface in search of prey. Anglers eagerly await this time, knowing that the shallows will soon teem with these prized fish. As temperatures rise and the days lengthen, the action reaches its peak, with both seasoned fishermen and novices alike vying for their share of the catch.

Summer brings its own set of challenges and rewards to speckled trout enthusiasts in Boothville-Venice. As the sun beats down on the marshlands, speckled trout retreat to deeper waters to escape the heat, testing anglers' skills in locating and enticing them to bite. Despite the added difficulty, the thrill of hooking into a hefty speckled trout remains undiminished, making those successful catches all the more satisfying. With patience and perseverance, anglers continue to ply the waters, knowing that each cast could bring forth a prized trophy.

As the seasons transition into fall, the speckled trout of Boothville-Venice embark on their annual migration, following the shifting currents and temperatures in search of ideal feeding grounds. This period marks a time of abundance for anglers, as speckled trout congregate in large numbers along their migratory routes, providing ample opportunities for fruitful fishing excursions. The crisp air and changing foliage serve as a backdrop to the excitement on the water, as anglers savor the last days of the season before winter's chill sets in, temporarily quieting the marshes and signaling a brief respite until the cycle begins anew.

What techniques are popular for catching speckled trout in Boothville-Venice?

In Boothville-Venice, mastering the art of speckled trout fishing requires a blend of skill, patience, and understanding of the local waters. One popular technique among anglers is to target speckled trout in shallow flats and marshy areas during the early morning or late evening hours when these fish are most active. Using lightweight spinning or baitcasting tackle paired with artificial lures such as soft plastic swimbaits, spoons, or topwater plugs, anglers carefully cast into likely holding spots, working their lures with subtle twitches and pauses to mimic the movement of natural prey.

Another effective method for catching speckled trout in Boothville-Venice is drift fishing along tidal currents or submerged structure. Anglers drift slowly with the current while presenting live bait such as shrimp, mullet, or croakers suspended beneath popping corks or free-lined with minimal weight. This technique allows anglers to cover a larger area of water and target speckled trout as they forage along the bottom or in mid-water depths. Adjusting the depth of the bait and the speed of the drift to match the conditions is key to enticing bites and maximizing success.

During periods of strong tidal flow or when targeting larger speckled trout, many anglers opt for bottom fishing using Carolina rigs or jig heads tipped with soft plastic or natural baits. By anchoring or using a trolling motor to hold position near drop-offs, oyster beds, or channel edges, anglers can present their baits directly to feeding fish holding in these prime locations. Patience is essential when bottom fishing, as speckled trout often take their time inspecting baits before committing to a strike. However, the reward of hooking into a trophy-sized speckled trout makes the wait well worth it for dedicated anglers in Boothville-Venice.

What other species are popular in Boothville-Venice?

While speckled trout undoubtedly steal the spotlight in Boothville-Venice, the waters of this Louisiana paradise offer a diverse array of other species to target for anglers seeking varied experiences. Redfish, also known as red drum, are a favorite among locals and visitors alike. These hard-fighting fish patrol the marsh flats and estuaries, readily striking both artificial lures and live bait. Whether sight casting to tailing redfish in shallow water or targeting them around structure such as oyster reefs and mangrove islands, the thrill of tangling with these powerful game fish is unmatched.

Another popular species sought after in Boothville-Venice is the flounder. These masters of camouflage lurk along sandy bottoms and ambush prey with lightning-fast strikes. Anglers often target flounder by drifting or slowly working baits along the bottom near channels, drop-offs, and submerged structure. Flounder are notorious for their ability to blend seamlessly into their surroundings, making them a challenging yet rewarding catch for those who manage to entice them with well-presented baits.

For those looking to add some variety to their catch, Boothville-Venice also offers opportunities to target species such as black drum, sheepshead, and speckled trout's close cousin, the white trout. Whether casting from the shoreline, navigating the maze of waterways by boat, or wading through the marsh flats, anglers in Boothville-Venice are spoiled for choice when it comes to the plethora of species waiting to be discovered beneath the surface. With each new target comes a unique set of challenges and adventures, ensuring that every day on the water is filled with excitement and anticipation.

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

  • ★★★★★
    Captain Daryl was incredibly knowledgeable, patient, and laid-back. He made our fishing trip beginner-friendly and went above and beyond to ensure we caught the fish we were after. We reeled in every species you’d want during our inshore adventure! His teaching skills were top-notch, and he never once made me feel inadequate due to my lack of fishing experience. Plus, he had a great sense of humor that kept us laughing throughout the trip. Best fishing trip I’ve been on! I can't wait to go fishing with him again!

    Brittany B. with Daryl C. of Grand Isle, 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

  • ★★★★★
    Went out with Captain Davide on June 5,2023. His in depth knowledge of the waters ( fishing he area since he was 9y.o.) really made the difference. We were on fish almost all day. He knew how to target each species and the best place to get them. He organized the day to target species that would keep us reeling fish in. Combination of American reds (15), Tuna(6), and variety of other species . Not to mention the wahoo that broke me off ( Damn near the biggest I ever saw). Ended with a day of heat exhaustion for me, 2 hours of fish cleaning for David, and buying 3 extra coolers for the haul home. Be careful...... There is alot of mean mugging at the cleaning station. Most everyone else got skunked that day. Thanks Capt. David Dr, James Hill Ft. Lauderdale Fl.

    James H. with Jacob M. of Boothville-Venice, 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

  • ★★★★★
    Darrel was a wonderful captain he made the entire 2 days awesome

    Johnny F. with Daryl C. of Grand Isle, Louisiana

  • ★★★★★
    Mike did a great job trying to put us on fish we had a 25 mph wind all day which is tough fishing for anyone my 5 year old and my 10 year old went out with us Mike was patient with both of them and helped both of them land some fish while I was fishing as well Mike's boat is also top notch smooth ride got to listen to some good tunes as well thanks again Mike for making my boys first time on the water memorable we will be back to fish with you again!

    Brian H. with Mike D. 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

  • ★★★★★
    Mr. Daryl is the first charter I've ever taken, and I would not hesitate to book him again. From the first minute you meet him, he's cutting up with jokes and makes you feel like you've known him for a long time. He quickly put us into a steady supply of HUGE trout. Not a single one had to be thrown back. Can't wait to do this again.

    Sam Z. with Daryl C. of Grand Isle, Louisiana

  • ★★★★★
    Had a great day with Seth despite the weather. I was only in town for 1 day and could not reschedule so we decided to go out and make the best of it. We caught a nice 22" redfish on first cast and after a few hours work we had another 22" and a fat 27" redfish in the boat. Seth stayed positive the whole day as we tried different spots and techniques. Will definitely fish with him again, hopefully in better weather.

    Simon S. with Seth H. of Saint Bernard, Louisiana

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