Fishing the Chef

Great week of fishing this week off the Chef.  We fished canals and bayous off the Chef all week using the Midnight Mullet MATRIX Shad on the 5/16oz Golden Eye.  Every day we caught a limit of reds with a box full of trout and we would always catch a few bass close to the…


Water Temps make the difference

Happy New Year to all!!!  With winter in full force now and water temps about bottomed out, don’t be afraid to keep up the chase. The reds will go crazy on low water days so look for them off the marshes of Alligator Point.  Search canals holding 5+ foot of water and grass vegetation.  On…


Bass, Bass, and more BASS!

Merry Christmas to all!!! Bass, Bass and more Bass.  Simply pick up some Matrix Spinners and focus on the marsh canals off Lake P such as Salt Bayou and Irish Bayou for amazing bass action.  Trout and Redfish action has been fair but the Bass is second to none right now.

Great Wall of Chalmette

If you read the previous tip of the week well its about the same.  The Lake has been slow and we have been making boat runs of atleast 10 miles from DockSide to fill our coolers.  The By-Pass Canal off the Chef is holding reds and the Trout action around the “Great Wall of Chalmette”…


Find Deep Water

With water temps steadily dropping and fish moving the deeper waters, focus your efforts in areas that are surrounded with water depths of 30 plus foot.  These deeper water depths allow the fish to survive when hard freezes come through in the winter.  They will move to the shallows on the warmer winter days to…