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Black Drum, Cobia, Flounder, Red Snapper, Redfish, Sheepshead, Speckled Trout / Spotted Seatrout, Tripletail


Light Tackle, Artificial Lures, Drift Fishing

About Your Trip

Are you ready to chase trophy redfish or hungry speckled trout in the world-renowned Venice, Louisiana marsh?

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About Your Boat

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

About Your Guide

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.

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Richard H.

July 7, 2021

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

Rob L.

July 2, 2021

Rich was great from start to finish. We caught several reds, including a monster 42” that my buddy landed.

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Inshore, Nearshore

Skill Levels

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.

Fish Cleaning

No cleaning service provided.

Boat Restroom

No, this boat does not have a bathroom on board.

Live Bait

No live bait provided.


No meal provided.

Gear & Packing


Rods, reels & tackle

At an Additional Rate

No added costs.

Recommended Packing

Pack some food and drinks before you leave.

Required Items

Fishing Licenses

Things to Keep in Mind

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%).

Cancellation/Refund Policy

The deposit for this trip is non-refundable.

Where to Buy a Fishing License

Find a license for your state here.

Start Location

237 Sports Marina Road, Venice, LA 70091, United States