• Mississippi Fishing

    Red snapper season to close July 8 - 23

    The state recreational fishing season for red snapper will close in Mississippi territorial waters on Sunday, July 8, at 11:59 p.m. and reopen Monday, July 23, at 12:01 a.m.

    July 03 at 7:00pm

    Cover

    Plenty of speckled trout call the Biloxi Marsh their summer home, Finding them is half the game; catching them is the fun half.

    July 01 at 7:00am

    Solve summer’s speckled trout riddles

    Speckled trout anglers are pretty hard core about chasing yellowmouths, and while they may not think very often about oystermen when on the water, they should. That’s especially true in Biloxi Marsh, where the handicraft of oystermen cultivate shellfish as well as attract untold numbers of trout.

    July 01 at 7:00am

    Classic baits for Mississippi’s state-lake bass

    Opportunities abound in the Magnolia State for busting bass. Mississippi is full of time-proven lakes of the highest rank. Whether it’s lily pads in a cove, stands of cypress trees, flooded, dying timber, deep creek channels, grass beds, submerged trees or fields of stumps — we have it all.

    July 01 at 7:00am

    Power up for deep slabs

    It’s true that subtle, patient presentations can prove very valuable to fishermen. We’re often told that “Slow-and-steady wins the race.” 

    July 01 at 7:00am

    Fishing, family style

    Doreen Conner sat in the shade of a big pine, about 30 feet from the bank of Simpson Legion Lake, with her two sons, ages 7 and 9, sitting on overturned 5-gallon buckets, fishing poles in hand.

    July 01 at 7:00am

    Summer-size your catfish tactics

    Depending on what type of catfish angler you ask, July is either a great month to be on the water or a time to stay home.

    It’s all a matter of size.

    July 01 at 7:00am

    4 Horsemen Tackle’s Popping Cork

    A new cork is popping up with South Louisiana’s inshore anglers, and it’s getting a reputation for both durability and a sound that seems to be a hit with speckled trout and redfish.

    July 01 at 7:00am

    Costa Del Mar

    Costa Del Mar targets fishermen with a large percentage of their sunglasses, and two of their latest offerings, the Cape and Montauk, are perfect examples.

    July 01 at 7:00am

    Cooalla Coolers

    The designers at Cooalla Coolers noticed most conventional coolers — even soft-sided ones — were bulky, clumsy to carry and took up too much space.

    July 01 at 7:00am

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