Message from laspecks.com’s Todd Masson

Speckled trout fishing is far and away my greatest passion. But a close second is outdoor

Todd Masson

How He Won the STAR: Kevin Horton

It's only seven months until the 2013 Coastal Conservation Association STAR tournament kicks off,

Kevin Horton

How He Won the STAR: Troy Thibodeaux

It's only seven months until the 2013 Coastal Conservation Association STAR tournament kicks off,

Troy Thibodeaux

Speckled trout gets revenge on Kenner angler

Nick Ward is an avid angler who has caught way more than his share of speckled trout over his 23

Nick Ward

Guest Blog: Why the West Bay Diversion is crucial

By Chris Macaluso VanishingParadise.org  There may be no better place in the entire world to

West Bay cropped

Spotlight on easy Delacroix speckled trout

Like a mob boss with a vendetta, last weekend's strong northwesterly winds and dramatic drop in

Dubuc Pointe Fienne

How He Won the STAR: Dr. Bob Weiss

It's only seven months until the 2013 Coastal Conservation Association STAR tournament kicks off,

Weiss STAR boat

Shrimp leave marshes en masse Friday night

Nickie Alfonso, 47, has been dragging and pushing shrimp nets in the marshes around Delacroix

Nickie Alfonso shrimp

Todd Masson’s 4-o’clock Forecast

Friday forecast: Return flow

With tomorrow’s anticipated return flow, the barometer should make a nice, steady fall, and that will inspire speckled trout to feed.

Thursday forecast: Tides are getting slack

There's a crummy tidal range tomorrow that won't improve any on Friday, and that'll serve to quell … Read more...

Wednesday forecast: Worm turning for fronts

In October, cool fronts do nothing but good things for inland speckled-trout fishing by lowering … Read more...

Sunday forecast: How to use your extra hour

You can opt to use your extra hour tonight sleeping, but you'd be crazy not to use it on the water … Read more...

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Video Vault

Straight-blade trout filleting

Capt. C.T. Williams shows his unique way of turning whole speckled trout into pan-ready fillets.

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Delacroix speckled trout

The conditions aren’t exactly perfect in Pointe Fienne right now, but the trout are definitely there.

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Great fishing sunglasses

Myles Freeman of Wiley X discusses which lenses anglers should choose and why.

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Z-Man’s fantastic plastics

Z-Man has some unique soft-plastics that proved themselves quite effective at an industry event this weekend in Venice.

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Delacroix Autumn Speckled Trout

You don’t have to run far out of Delacroix to get on speckled trout this time of year, but if you do, you’ll boat some hammers.

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Lake Pontchartrain speckled trout

The recent cool front has been an inspiration for the speckled trout in this Lake Pontchartrain hotspot.

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Parmesan Crusted Speckled Trout

Parmesan-Crusted Speckled Trout

Chef Tenney Flynn is an artist. His brush is a spatula, and his canvas is a pan. His paint is the freshest fish he can find from anywhere in the world. Many of those fish are pulled from the … [Read More...]

Nick Ward

Speckled trout gets revenge on Kenner angler

Nick Ward is an avid angler who has caught way more than his share of speckled trout over his 23 years. Now he knows how they feel. Ward has been on a hot nighttime bite … [Read More...]

Todd Masson

Message from laspecks.com’s Todd Masson

Speckled trout fishing is far and away my greatest passion. But a close second is outdoor writing. That's why I've so enjoyed publishing laspecks.com since April. I've traveled the state, fished … [Read More...]