Dockside Bait and Tackle is changing locations at this moment. As soon as we confirm a new location, we will let you know. Until then, we will continue to give you even more information on fishing around the lake using Matrix Shads and our newest Vortex Shad. As far as fishing the past couple weeks,…

“Lazy Days” (With Video)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NWuCu6QPE6M   West winds have been relentless so far this June, but believe it or not fishing has stayed par for us in Lake Pontchartrain.  Salinity continues to stay down but school trout and puppy drum continue to over take the lake.  Catches out of DockSide have been plenty good enough for us to continue pounding…

Mixed Bag and School Trout

Well May has come and gone and pretty summer weather has taken its place across Lake Pontchartrain.  Calm wind and  hot temps is what you will expect from here on out.   Live shrimp have finally become available and anglers using them out of DockSide are doing well while using them.   If you are…

Transitioning Trophies

  Spring is finally here and so are some big trout.  We have already made some impressive catches on the bridges and shorelines in the eastern part of the Lake.  A nice warming trend in late February triggered the big sows to start there annual gorge.  What trout like to do this time of year is…