Bayou 'Yakin


Back in early October I met up with Trey and Keith (both of whom have been mentioned here before) and Taylor (who hasn’t appeared here before). Trey moved down to Des Allemands earlier in the year, so we went to an area that he’d been trying to fish a little more frequently. The area is similar to Pointe Aux Chenes in the aspect of submerged vegetation, lots of open water areas with… Read More

I recently got a chance to use one of the new Coosa FDs from Jackson. If you’re unfamiliar, the FD (short for Flex-Drive) is Jackson Kayak’s first pedal model. This video is not a review video. It was just meant to be a quick way to show the boat’s stability and hands-free mobility.

I’m really trying to amp up the amount of time I’m spending on the water. I spent hardly any time on the water over the summer. Now, with the cool fronts soon to be coming, I know the fishing will be picking up and I feel I need to take advantage of that situation before the holiday season, and before we welcome our baby girl into our lives. With this in mind,… Read More

I just realized that I haven’t made a post since early June. Sorry to anyone who may keep checking back from time-to-time. The honest truth is that I haven’t been doing a whole lot of fishing this summer. That’s been kind of a let down, but I’ve had things to keep me busy. Since my last post regarding the PAC Redfish Marathon Series, I’ve fished with my boss, John, at a honey… Read More

Ok, so I didn’t post a part 3. That day was kind of a dud. I had one fish for around four pounds. Moving on… I headed south from PAC Kayak Rentals, staying along the edge of the main canal until I started nearing some marsh near the pipeline intersections. I threw a Spook Jr. for about 10-15 minutes around that area, with a Bugg worked in along the bank here and… Read More