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Are you ready to chase trophy redfish or hungry speckled trout in the world-renowned Venice, Louisiana marsh?...Read More
Blue Line Charter Service is an inshore fishing guide in Venice offering guided trips for redfish & trout.
Anybody can take you fishing, but Captain Rich McCloskey is focused on making sure you create memories you’ll never forget by having an unforgettable day of fishing.
Captain Rich will provide all the rods, reels, tackle, bait and Ice for your trip. That way all you have to bring is your Louisiana fishing license and your sunscreen, and Captain Rich will take care of the rest!
Just look at the gallery of happy, smiling customers. The next picture we post could be yours!
Boat type: Center console
Boat Manufacturer: Blackjack 256
Boat length: 26ft
Engine Manufacturer: Mercury
Engine HP: 350HP
Number of engines: 1
Extras: GPS, Fishfinder, Live Bait Well, Wireless Trolling Motor
Captain Rich McCloskey is a native of south Louisiana and has been chasing fish on the surface and below the surface of Louisiana Waters out of Venice, LA for 20 plus years. Rich is the current Vice President of the Hell Divers Spearfishing club....Read More
Rich loves chasing all species of fish but his love is chasing redfish, Speckled Trout in the marshes and coastal waters of Venice, LA. Rich has worked as a Police Officer for the past 12 years where he served as a Narcotics Detective. He has also served on the Swat team for 5 1/2 years. Rich is also a member of the Storm 22 Po staff where he enjoys taking former Police Officers and Veterans on trips they will not forget.
We fished two days with Rich. The first day was afternoon fishing and it was slow. The second day started at 7 and was very productive for redfish along the canes. Rich was very helpful for the 3 of us. We caught our limit of reds, some of which ...Read More were of good size.
Rich was great from start to finish. We caught several reds, including a monster 42” that my buddy landed.
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
All rods, reels, and tackle are included.
Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.
You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.
No cleaning service provided.
No, this boat does not have a bathroom on board.
No live bait provided.
No meal provided.
Rods, reels & tackle
At an Additional Rate
No added costs.
Pack some food and drinks before you leave.
Payment & Tipping
After paying the deposit, a QR Code will be emailed to you. On the day of the trip, your guide will scan your QR code to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is for a customary tip (we recommend 20%).
The deposit for this trip is non-refundable.
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237 Sports Marina Road, Venice, LA 70091, United States