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Marty LaCoste

Absolute Fishing Charters, LLC

985-856-4477

Capt. Marty LaCoste
Absolute Fishing Charters, LLC

absolutefishingcharters.com

985-856-4477

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Areas Fished

New OrleansHoumaBaton RougeLafayetteLake CharlesAlexandria

Capt. Marty LaCoste, owner/operator of Absolute Fishing Charters has been fishing the waters of South Louisiana since he was 5 years old and has a passion for being on the water catching fish. With 41 years of experience on the water, Capt Marty is considered one of the most productive guides in Dularge. Absolute Fishing Charters is committed to providing affordable fishing trips into the coastal marshes and the Gulf of Mexico from Dularge, Louisiana. It is Capt. Marty's goal to strive to make your trip as memorable and enjoyable as possible. Louisiana Fishing Charters at its finest, fishing in comfort out of a brand new 2019 24ft Bluewave PureBay. We specialize in Inshore and Coastal/nearshore rig fishing for Speckled Trout and Redfish. Our rates include a 6-8 hour day or night trip, depending on the bite.  We fish mainly out of Dularge Louisiana. Trips will be tailored to your request, so come experience what the Louisiana Gulf Coast has to offer. 

Trip Information

Regions Houma - Central
Areas Fished Dularge
Fishing Styles Rod & Reel
Fish Black Drum, Red Drum (Redfish), Southern Flounder, Spotted Seatrout (Speckled Trout), Sheepshead
Inshore Fishing Yes
Offshore Fishing No
Trip: Deposit Requirement $200.00
What To Bring Food, drinks, hat, bug spray, sun screen
What I Furnish Rods, reels, artificial lures, fuel, fish cleaning

Lodging Information

Lodging Arrangements Yes

Fishing Reports

Incredible trout bite 

Mark Potier was back with me.  The guys experienced a incredible morning destroying the specks. Our first fifty fish came on shrimp creole Matrix…

Marty LaCoste | December 31st, 2020

Trout limits continue 

New customer David Waldrep and crew joined me on the big 26 Blue Wave Boats.  The guys smashed the trout tight lining Green Hornet Matrix Shad. &…

Marty LaCoste | December 31st, 2020

Another speckled trout beatdown

Warren Saucier’s crew were back on the Blue Wave Boats once again and smacked the big specks!!  Double rigged Matrix Shad put another hurt on t…

Marty LaCoste | July 16th, 2020

Busted up the big trout 

Long time customer Petey Kern and crew were back on the Blue Wave Boats once again.  Two stops and the guys crushed the big trout on double rigge…

Marty LaCoste | July 16th, 2020

Trout beatdown

We finally had the first calm day in a month it seemed on this day!!  The gulf was almost slick for once and the fish responded.  We slept i…

Marty LaCoste | July 16th, 2020

Fun time catching specks 

Duke Staples and family were back with me on the Bluewave. We had a fun time catching trout on double rigged Matrix Shad.  A nice bull red even d…

Marty LaCoste | June 26th, 2020

Trout slam

Robert Utrera and the Anonymous crew joined me today on the Blue Wave Boats  What a incredible morning smashing the yellow mouths!!  The tro…

Marty LaCoste | December 9th, 2019

Fast and furious trout slam

Day two with Joe Simpson and crew was off the charts!!  What a difference a day makes.  The trout ate up today like there was no tomorrow...…

Marty LaCoste | November 16th, 2019

Wet and cold trout

Day one with Joe Simpson and family found cold, gloomy, wet conditions. We mainly focused on trout, but tried a few spots for reds and bay snapper too…

Marty LaCoste | November 16th, 2019

More easy trout limits 

Tim Balin and Mark Maclean from Texas were back onboard the Blue Wave Boats.  We caught a few with Shrimp Creole Matrix Shad under a Four Horseme…

Marty LaCoste | November 16th, 2019

Another trout slam

Keith Lirette with LCR was back with me again.  His crew put a hurt on the specks this morning!!!!  These guys went to whacking and stacking…

Marty LaCoste | November 10th, 2019

Easy limits of trout

The six year limit out streak continued today with Lewis Williams,  Jimmy Ford, and Mark Morris.  Another stellar day on the Blue Wave. &nbs…

Marty LaCoste | November 7th, 2019

Incredible trout bite

Adam Dupuy and crew spent a great night at the camp, then headed out for a trout beat down. Green Hornet Matrix Shad tight lined slow put them to a ic…

Marty LaCoste | November 7th, 2019

Trout smackdown

Day one with Lewis Williams, Jimmy Ford, Mark Morris was off the charts. My crew crushed the trout on Green Hornet Matrix Shad tightlined slowly. &nbs…

Marty LaCoste | November 7th, 2019

Fully loaded

Day three with the dairy farmers was incredible!!  Loads of fish caught, as we left them biting every cast. Green hornet Matrix Shad tightlined, …

Marty LaCoste | November 3rd, 2019

Trout are biting 

Good customer Ben Ratcliff and his Pastor Mr Kevin joined me today. It was Mr Kevin’s first time down fishing in South Louisiana and man did he have…

Marty LaCoste | November 3rd, 2019

Reel impact day 2

Day two with the Reel Impact LLC and Blue Wave Boats crew will be a day never forgotten.  We started the morning off greeted by slick calm seas a…

Marty LaCoste | October 27th, 2019

Reel impact day 1

#epic day today hosting day 1 with the  Reel Impact LLC crew.  The crew made it in last night and after a great supper and night sleep, it w…

Marty LaCoste | October 27th, 2019

Big trout day

DAY TWO WITH COACH RODNEY GUIN AND CREW ON THE BLUE WAVE BOATS HAD US SLINGING IN 20 INCH TROUT!!  AS ALWAYS, DOUBLE RIGGED MATRIX SHAD DID ALL T…

Marty LaCoste | August 1st, 2019

Great trout bite in dularge

Good customer Floyd Ferrell was back with me today on the Bluewave. These guys love trout...and they didn’t disappoint!!   Double rigged Matrix…

Marty LaCoste | June 14th, 2019

More spoon feeding reds

Duke Staples and family joined me again today on the Bluewave.  We found a slower bite this morning.  Every time we thought they were turnin…

Marty LaCoste | June 14th, 2019

Spoon fed reds 

Incredible day catching our limit of reds with Duke Staples and family.  This father, mother and son crew put the hurt on the reds with gold spoo…

Marty LaCoste | June 14th, 2019

Redfish slam

Day two today with my same crew as yesterday!  We tried for trout first thing but found rough dirty water.  Turned around and headed for the…

Marty LaCoste | June 12th, 2019

Dularge redfish bite on fire

I helped out Capt T today with a three boat charter. It was too windy for trout, so we hit the shallow ponds up and spoon fed the reds.  Good tim…

Marty LaCoste | June 9th, 2019

Spoon fed reds 

Ron Bello’s crew spent the night last night at the lodge and fished today. With the winds up and rain in the forecast, we stayed close and fished re…

Marty LaCoste | June 9th, 2019

Dularge trout bite off the charts 

Long time customer Petey Kern was back onboard the Bluewave today!  We started out the morning slinging the big specks in on double rigged Matrix…

Marty LaCoste | June 7th, 2019

Continued easy trout limits 

Charles Allo was back onboard again with his crew and experienced a trout slam!!   Double rigged Matrix Shad went to work early and put a hurt on…

Marty LaCoste | June 7th, 2019

Easy trout limits 

Another trout slam today with customer Chad Braden and crew.  Good having them back on the Bluewave!  It was Hamma time first thing this mor…

Marty LaCoste | June 7th, 2019

Trout trout trout 

Day two for the Houma Oilmans with my Cardinal Services crew was another successful trip.   It was a boat parade out there today, but my crew sti…

Marty LaCoste | June 4th, 2019

Hot trout bite

Crushed them on day one of the Houma Oilmans. My Cardinal Service crew put the hurt on the big specks using double rigged Matrix Shad and the Shrimp T…

Marty LaCoste | June 4th, 2019

Speck bite is on

Matt Adams was back with me today with his dad and his two sons. 8 yr old Ryan and 6 yr old Henry.  It was the two boys first fishing trip ever, …

Marty LaCoste | June 3rd, 2019

Great day catching trout

Day two with Taylor Matherne, Kathryn Matherne, and Christian Matherne, found us slamming the specks.  Double rigged Matrix Shad did the trick, a…

Marty LaCoste | June 3rd, 2019

Mixed bag

Taylor Matherne and family joined me on the Bluewave.  My crew wanted to catch reds, so to the marsh we went. It didn’t take long and we had th…

Marty LaCoste | May 29th, 2019

Bass and reds 

Long time customer Rick Woolsey from California was back with me today on his yearly trip. The guys caught trout yesterday with Capt Kevin so today th…

Marty LaCoste | May 29th, 2019

Windy trout 

Day two with Coach Rodney Guin and crew has the winds blowing 28 mph upon departing the dock.  Coach likes to catch trout so that’s what we set…

Marty LaCoste | May 25th, 2019

Great trout bite

Coach Rodney Guin and his crew were back with me today on the Blue Wave Boats.   Our first stop had us reeling in trout on double rigged Matrix S…

Marty LaCoste | May 22nd, 2019

Spoon fed reds 

I helped out Capt T again today.  With the winds blowing 25 mph we decided to stay protected and catch reds.  We started out throwing bait s…

Marty LaCoste | May 21st, 2019

Trout are biting 

Day 2 with Home Bank crew had us trout fishing again. We found a slower bite but the quality was much better.  Once the big girls quit, we moved …

Marty LaCoste | May 20th, 2019

Excellent trout bite

My lucky charm crew were back with me today.  Josh Gillen, Mike Gillen, and Drew Carlin. These guys have been fishing with me for around 11 years…

Marty LaCoste | May 19th, 2019

Great trout bite

New Customer Greg Metcalf with Deano’s Pizza and his buddy joined me today on the big Blue Wave Boats.  We found a slow bite at our first three…

Marty LaCoste | May 18th, 2019

Great Redfish bite 

Ricky and Linda Barbera we’re back onboard the Blue Wave Boats today with me. With the North wind blowing and a low tide we decided to catch reds. &…

Marty LaCoste | May 17th, 2019

Great day catchin trout 

Good customer Tim Balin and Mark Maclean were back with me today.  We found a good trout bite in less than favorable conditions with all this win…

Marty LaCoste | May 16th, 2019

Great Day Catching

What a difference a day makes. New customer Joe MCDonald and family joined me today on the Blue Wave Boats. We found a slow steady bite of 16-20 inch …

Marty LaCoste | December 26th, 2018

Good as it Gets Trout Slam

Good customer Danny Lirette was back with me today with his brother in law. The guys crushed the fish all on Green Hornet Matrix Shad slowly tight lin…

Marty LaCoste | December 4th, 2018

All ABout the Kids Catching Trout

This week will go down as the best trout fishing we have had all year long, the bite has been off the charts!!! I was able to take my youngest son Cad…

Marty LaCoste | December 3rd, 2018

Fast N Furious Trout Slam

Easy as it gets this morning, as the specks were literally jumping into the K2 Coolers. Matrix Shad lures and Duce Rods put them in the boat. The spec…

Marty LaCoste | December 3rd, 2018

Du Red Fish Slam

Kyle Domangue with Quality Process Services brought a group of employees fishing today. With another front passing and winds out the North West I wasn…

Marty LaCoste | April 24th, 2018

Du Trout Slam

Winds and dirty water have been plaguing us for months it seems. We finally had a small break today with winds under 20 mph and found a protected area…

Marty LaCoste | April 24th, 2018

Solid Trout Beat Down

Vacation is over and it's back to work!! Today I had a crew of four, helping out my good buddy T Miller. We picked away at our first stop before the w…

Marty LaCoste | April 12th, 2018

Afternoon Redfish Slam

Brian Thompson and David Bowley from Texas were back with me this afternoon. We drifted one protected bank with clean water picking away at a few Trou…

Marty LaCoste | March 31st, 2018

Specks and Reds

Day two with Kenneth Stoutamire and crew from Florida started out with calm winds. It took us two stops to find clean water and bait. In no time we ho…

Marty LaCoste | March 23rd, 2018

Trout and Redfish Slam

Gordon Johnson with Solenis was back onboard the big Bluewave today with his crew. We were greeted with somewhat calm winds, so the game plan was to l…

Marty LaCoste | March 23rd, 2018

Thursday Trout Reds Heads

Day two with Ryan Belanger and crew found perfect conditions. We started the morning off catching trout a little faster than yesterday, so I thought i…

Marty LaCoste | March 15th, 2018

Tough Trout, Reds, Heads

Ryan Belanger and his buddy were back on the #bluewaveboats with me today. We were greeted with fairly calm winds this morning and found clean water a…

Marty LaCoste | March 14th, 2018

Tuesday Trout and Reds

Brad Elliot and family drove down from Mississippi to fish today. With a lil better wind forecast and nice blue clear skies we headed out in the #blue…

Marty LaCoste | March 14th, 2018

Monday Morning Slam

I helped out Capt Lloyd Landry today with a two boat charter. We knew the winds were going to be howling and didn't really know what to expect water o…

Marty LaCoste | March 12th, 2018

Busted the Trout and Reds

Big crew from Texas down with Bobby Spradling's crew at the Reel Inn Lodge. We started the morning catching trout tight lined on multiple colors of Ma…

Marty LaCoste | March 11th, 2018

Dularge Trout and Reds

Day two with the big Texas Crew started out with dead calm winds. Our trout bite started slow then picked up. We picked away at the trout adding a few…

Marty LaCoste | March 11th, 2018

Reds, Reds, Reds

Cliff Fenton and family joined me today. I thought we were going to catch them out the barrel they have been stacked in, but they weren't there toda…

Marty LaCoste | February 18th, 2018

Stacked Up Reds

I had a big group from Arkansas come down to fish with us today. Our first stop found the redfish stacked up once again!  Green Hornet Matrix Sha…

Marty LaCoste | February 18th, 2018

Another Redfish Slam

Andrew Lefebvre and crew joined me once again on the big Bluewave.  We were greeted with 20 mph winds and temps in the low 50's.  We had a …

Marty LaCoste | February 13th, 2018

Saturday Redfish Bonanza

New customer Chris Gremillion and crew jumped on the big Bluewave with me this morning.  Conditions were way better today with the winds only blo…

Marty LaCoste | February 3rd, 2018

Friday Redfish Slam in Brutal Conditions

Michael Tuite, Matt Davis and Chance Delome were back with me again on the big Bluewave.  We knew we were facing some tough conditions with the f…

Marty LaCoste | February 3rd, 2018

Good as it Gets Trout and Reds

Davian Bayham and crew slammed the fish, as the bite was insane.  Within five minutes of arriving to our location, everyone in the boat was sling…

Marty LaCoste | January 28th, 2018

Grinded out a Good box of Trout

Tom Jeffrey's crew were back down to fish with me.   We figured since conditions were the same we would have a repeat of the day before.   …

Marty LaCoste | January 28th, 2018

Redfish Slam

Brad Schaeffer and family joined me on the Big Bluewave today.  With the temperature warming up, we expected the reds to get real active. The mor…

Marty LaCoste | January 21st, 2018

Afternoon Trout and Reds

Tom Villien and his two sons joined me on the Bluewave for a afternoon trip. We thought with the water temps around 46 degrees it was going to be a re…

Marty LaCoste | January 16th, 2018

Easy Redfish Limits

Day one with 40 degree temps and 32 mph winds and the crew crushed the redfish!!   Green Hornet Matrix Shad tight lined slowly got it done as usu…

Marty LaCoste | January 13th, 2018

Easy Trout Limits

Ricky and Linda Barbera joined me today for a trout Slam.  Easy limits as the bite continues to be incredible.  Matrix Shad green hornet Tig…

Marty LaCoste | January 12th, 2018

Seeing Red and Green, on fire!!

Another incredible day with good customer Randy Davis and family.  Cold water temps has the reds stacked up and they didn't disappoint today.&nbs…

Marty LaCoste | January 6th, 2018

Afternoon Catching

Shannon Bertrand and crew joined me on a afternoon trip. The guys duck hunted in the morning and met me at the dock at 12. We found a much slower bite…

Marty LaCoste | December 22nd, 2017

Catching Off the Charts

Pete Landgrave brought his dad and brothers today.  Dad wanted to go fishing for his Christmas present.  Mission accomplished as dad didn't…

Marty LaCoste | December 22nd, 2017

Trout Slam and Lagniappe

It was about the kids and Catching today.  I was able to take my oldest son and some of his buddies out fishing for the second time all year. &n…

Marty LaCoste | December 20th, 2017

Reds stacked up and some Specks

Chad Evans and Jared Landry experienced a incredible morning of catching!  The reds were stacked up thick in the cold waters and fed heavy on our…

Marty LaCoste | December 13th, 2017

Fast N Furious Trout Limits and reds

Good as it gets again today for my Texas crew. The red bite was a lil slower, but the trout bite was fast n Furious. We crushed the specks tight lined…

Marty LaCoste | December 13th, 2017

Good Times Slinging Specks

Petey Kern and crew were back with me on the big Bluewave today.  Our first two stops only found about 11 fish, and one rude googan boater. &nbsp…

Marty LaCoste | December 4th, 2017

Continued Trout Limits on the Du

Dr Randy Davis and his wife Kathy joined me again today on the big Bluewave.   A lil foggy this morning so we took our time heading out. Our firs…

Marty LaCoste | December 2nd, 2017

Easy Trout Limits Continue

Joey Hedrick and Corey Louis were back on the Bluewave.  We got delayed over a hour due to the thick fog. Our first stop only produced 7 fish, so…

Marty LaCoste | December 1st, 2017

Late Start Limits

Randy and Kathy Davis joined me once again on the big Bluewave.  Our game plan was kinked as the power was out and we couldn't get the boat off t…

Marty LaCoste | November 26th, 2017

Fast N Furious Easy Limits

New customer Scott Murphy and his wife joined me today.  What a morning they got to experience!!   Fast n Furious every cast action on Shr…

Marty LaCoste | November 26th, 2017

Fast N Furious Early Trout Bite

Day two with Chip Spurlock's crew found the trout stacked up and feeding heavy at our first stop.  Every cast action on Matrix Shad lures tight …

Marty LaCoste | November 21st, 2017

Good Ole Meat Haul

Chip Spurlock and crew were back with me for their annual November trip.  Winds were pumping first thing in the morning so we stayed protected. …

Marty LaCoste | November 21st, 2017

Fast N Furious Trout Bite

Day 2 with Lewis Williams and Jimmy Ford was even better than day one.  Our first stop found shrimp and fish 360 degrees around the boat.  F…

Marty LaCoste | November 10th, 2017

Easy Trout Limits

Lewis Williams from Texas is back with me and brought Jimmy Ford with him.  We found shrimp running for their lives with the specks in hot pursui…

Marty LaCoste | November 8th, 2017

Speckled Trout Smackdown

Robert Utrera and crew were back on the big Bluewave again and also were greeted with calm winds.  Upon arriving to our first location we had th…

Marty LaCoste | October 28th, 2017

Fantastic trout bite

Chris Erikson was back onboard with his crew from Wisconsin. We were greeted with picture perfect conditions and knew it was going to be a great day.…

Marty LaCoste | October 28th, 2017

Afternoon Slam

Frank Lettieri and his two sons joined me this afternoon on the big Bluewave.  We originally planned to fish this morning, but with the 19-26 kno…

Marty LaCoste | October 24th, 2017

Redfish Smackdown

I helped out Capt Rob with a three boat charter with a group from South Carolina.   These guys love catching them Spot Tails.  We started o…

Marty LaCoste | October 24th, 2017

Trout Bite Continues

Danny Lirrette and crew jumped onboard the big Bluewave.  Our first stop found birds diving, shrimp jumping, and trout coming out the water chasi…

Marty LaCoste | October 21st, 2017

Magnificent Trout Action Continues

The guys with Delta Trailer were back with us again.  What a incredible time they had limiting out on specks and battling a bunch of bull reds. …

Marty LaCoste | October 11th, 2017

Another Du Slam

Danny Lirrette and wife were back onboard today with their grandson.   We knew we had about a four hour window before the sky fell.  Our fir…

Marty LaCoste | October 11th, 2017

Texans Bust the Specks and Bulls

 New customers from Texas had the time of their lives today catching specks and bull reds.  Our first stop had shrimp running for lives with…

Marty LaCoste | October 11th, 2017

Another Great September Trout Bite

Helped Capt RD today with a three boat charter. Winds were up and things looked grim this morning. We made some adjustments for the wind and started …

Marty LaCoste | October 1st, 2017

Easy September Trout Limits

Michael Tuite and Matt Davis were back onboard the Bluewave with me. Trout was our target today and we accomplished our mission.  The guys have c…

Marty LaCoste | October 1st, 2017

Easy Trout Limits

Helped out my best buddy Capt T Miller today with a four boat charter. This crew has been fishing with us for the past few years.   The red fish …

Marty LaCoste | September 27th, 2017

Anonymous Crew Bust the Specks

  Day 1 with the anonymous crew back onboard the Bluewave.  We started out the morning catching specks every cast on double rigged Matrix S…

Marty LaCoste | September 26th, 2017

Slow Trout Bite

  Karl Savoie and crew came in to get on the hot Trout Bite we have been having.  Well the winds picked up, no tide movement which made for …

Marty LaCoste | June 15th, 2017

Trout Slam

New customer Chris Erikson and his son joined me today for a trout Slam.  Our morning started off slow only picking at a few fish. By 9 am&n…

Marty LaCoste | June 15th, 2017

Windy Slow Red Bite

  I helped out Capt T Miller with a three boat charter out of the Reel Inn.  With the winds blowing 16 plus mph my crew opted to stay in ca…

Marty LaCoste | June 15th, 2017

Windy Trout Day

Van Richards and family joined me today. The winds were blowing 20 plus Mph so we decided to pick up some live shrimp and tuck away out of the wind. &…

Marty LaCoste | June 15th, 2017

Afternoon Big Trout Smackdown

Day one with Steve And Ben Smith.  My guys wanted trout so we decided to sleep in and go out in the afternoon once the winds calmed down.  …

Marty LaCoste | June 9th, 2017

Redfish Bonanza 6-5-17

Good customer Danny Lirette was back onboard the big Bluewave today.  We wasn't sure what the weather was going to do, but it looked like we had …

Marty LaCoste | June 7th, 2017

More Windy Trout

Chris Gaudet and family joined me on the Bluewave on a extremely windy day!!   The wind machine was pumping 25 mph when we departed.  The gu…

Marty LaCoste | May 24th, 2017

Wind and More Wind

Good customer Al Reaux brought his friend Bernard Billeaud and his grandson Jacob Billeaud with us today.  Another 20+ mph windy day Trout Bite.…

Marty LaCoste | May 24th, 2017

Windy Trout

Day one with Elliott Electric Supply was a trout day.  High winds and rough seas made for tough fishing conditions. We just can't get a break fro…

Marty LaCoste | May 24th, 2017

Fast N Furious Trout Bonanza

Bruce and Gay Odell and friend joined me today on the big Bluewave for a trout extravaganza.  Our first ten minutes of fishing was slow, then the…

Marty LaCoste | May 17th, 2017

Trout Bite is On

Dave Wilson was back with me today with his good friend.   We found a protected area from the wind with clean water and commenced to catching. &n…

Marty LaCoste | May 17th, 2017

Windy Day Reds

MMR was back with us again Saturday. With the winds up out the North and low tides we knew it was going to be tough.  We left the dock after day …

Marty LaCoste | May 17th, 2017

Windy Trout Day

Day one with Elliott Electric Supply was a trout day.  High winds and rough seas made for tough fishing conditions. We just can't get a break fro…

Marty LaCoste | May 17th, 2017

Quality over Quantity

Kenny and Kade Siears and Scott jumped on the Bluewave today. With calm winds and the fish biting good, we thought we were in for a quick Limit!! &nb…

Marty LaCoste | May 14th, 2017

Slower Trout Bite

Dr Mike Marcello and crew were back for their annual fishing trip with me.  As usual we expected it to be somewhat calm and clean this morning. &…

Marty LaCoste | May 14th, 2017

Limits of reds

Michael Tuite was back with me again today.  The forecast wasn't the best and we almost cancelled.  We spoke yesterday and decided to go fo…

Marty LaCoste | May 7th, 2017

More Redfishing

Tom Yakuvovich and his wife joined me on the Big Bluewave.  They wanted to target only redfish.   We hit the ponds casting Green Hornet Matr…

Marty LaCoste | May 7th, 2017

Easy Trout Limits

Rick, Dick, and Cameron Woolsey were back onboard the Bluewave with me today.  Rick and Cameron flew in from California to visit and come fishing…

Marty LaCoste | May 7th, 2017

Gail Force Reds

MMR was with us today with four boats running. We discussed the conditions earlier in the week and the trip was a go. The crew arrived at the lodge Fr…

Marty LaCoste | May 7th, 2017

Easy Trout Limits

David Graudnard and his wife were back with me again today.  We were greeted with fairly calm winds and prayed the water wasn't messed up from th…

Marty LaCoste | April 28th, 2017

Fast & Furious Trout Slam

We knew the winds were going to be up this morning so we slept in late and left after lunch.  The winds laid down and lake slicked out!   Ou…

Marty LaCoste | April 28th, 2017

Utah Crew have fun Catching Reds

We had a crew from Utah with us today.  With the wind blowing a constant 25mph all day we tucked into the marsh for reds. Plan was to fish a cou…

Marty LaCoste | April 28th, 2017

Afternoon Redfish Slam

After a fabulous trip to Breckinridge snowboarding it's good to be back on the water!!  We had a Afternoon trip today.  The winds were how…

Marty LaCoste | April 23rd, 2017

Day two Catching Specks

Day two today with our same crew was a trout day.  The guys switched boats from yesterday and we were off early.  We started out slow pickin…

Marty LaCoste | April 23rd, 2017

Gaiennie Lumber Crew Strike Silver

Gaiennie Lumber crew was back with us today with three boats running.  We were greeted with calm winds and great weather, everyone was excited. &…

Marty LaCoste | April 23rd, 2017

More Happy Customers Tearing up the Specks

Hunter and Molly Cartwright joined me today for what would be the best trip they have been on.   Conditions and weather looked great and I felt …

Marty LaCoste | April 9th, 2017

40 mph Winds Couldn't stop us

Day two with Coach Rodney Guin, Coach Shane Simms, Dak Prescott, Thad Prescott, and Gevan Spinney was a total success in the 30-40 mph winds today.&n…

Marty LaCoste | March 31st, 2017

Dallas Cowboys do the Du

Incredible day once again fishing with coach Rodney Guin, Dak Prescott #dallascowboys, Coach Simms, Thad Prescott and Gevan Spinney.  The trout …

Marty LaCoste | March 31st, 2017

Quick Afternoon Trip

Had the guys with QPS back with us today.  Most of the guys flew in from Texas and arrived at the airport around 2:30.  We departed the dock…

Marty LaCoste | March 24th, 2017

Good Times on the Du

Joey Amorello with Bell and McCoy were back with us today.  The guys boiled crawfish and Joey grilled some crabs on the barbecue pit.  Tal…

Marty LaCoste | March 24th, 2017

Great Day with New Customers

New customer David Graudnard and his wife Paulette fished with me for the first time. We were greeted with calm winds early and found the birds diving…

Marty LaCoste | March 24th, 2017

Another Bass Slam and trout

David Lofton and Ryan Jennings and kids were back down with us from Texas.  After a killer day yesterday we had high hopes of another good catch …

Marty LaCoste | March 15th, 2017

Post Front Trout and Bass SLAM

Jim Eubanks and his son Ford from North Carolina joined me today.  With post front conditions, cold, 20 mph winds, a 12 degree drop in water temp…

Marty LaCoste | March 15th, 2017

Tough Conditions and Tough Bite

Jeremy Jinks and family fished with me. We knew it was going to be tough in the adverse conditions (rain and wind), but it was their only opportunity …

Marty LaCoste | March 15th, 2017

Good as it Gets

Jack Smith and crew were back with me once again. With two five year olds onboard we were looking for steady action!  Our first stop found all th…

Marty LaCoste | March 14th, 2017

Another Trout Slam

Michael Tuite and Matt were back with me again, these guys love to catch fish!!  We found a good falling tide at our first stop but only two fish…

Marty LaCoste | March 11th, 2017

Trout Slam and Bull drum Everycast

We wrapped up our third day with Brent Wilson from Michigan. With the calmest winds forecasted today, we went straight for trout.  We found a slo…

Marty LaCoste | March 7th, 2017

Brutal Winds Make it Tough

Day one with Brent and Nancy Wilson from Michigan found 30 mph winds and not enough water to get into the ponds, but we made the best of it!   W…

Marty LaCoste | March 5th, 2017

Bulls and Ponds Reds in the high Winds

Day two with Brent Wilson from Michigan. Nancy decided to sleep in and let Brent fish by himself. We started the first few hours in the morning fishin…

Marty LaCoste | March 5th, 2017

Patience Pays Off

Andrew Lefebvre and crew jumped onboard the big Bluewave with what looked like perfect conditions!  Upon arriving to our first location we found …

Marty LaCoste | February 22nd, 2017

Redfish Slam and some Specks

John Doucet and crew were back with me ready to fish!  These guys love catching redfish big time.  I haven't been catching many reds lately …

Marty LaCoste | February 22nd, 2017

February Fishing

Day 1 with a group having a bachelor party.  We found a slow trout bite all day just picking away at a few fish every stop.  We never found…

Marty LaCoste | February 22nd, 2017

February Trout and Bull Red

Brian Dick and his crew from Idaho joined me on the Bluewave.  We figured we had till noon before the rain would hit us. We got on a good run of …

Marty LaCoste | February 22nd, 2017

Slow Afternoon Trout Bite

We made a afternoon trip with a crew of four from Texas and La. The winds were blowing stuff out the West which is not good.  Our first location …

Marty LaCoste | February 1st, 2017

Cold and Windy Trout Slam

We suited up for the cold ride to the trout grounds and waited for light to depart!  Upon deploying the Motorguide Xi5 I noticed the water looked…

Marty LaCoste | January 28th, 2017

Good Day on the Du

Tom Jeffrey and family were back onboard the Big Bluewave with me today.  Our first location found a few Specks, reds, and a lost big ole green …

Marty LaCoste | January 25th, 2017

Patience was Key to Catching

Andrew Robichaux and Dr Mike Romaguera joined me on the big Bluewave.  We found a lot of boat traffic at our first location and a real slow bite.…

Marty LaCoste | January 14th, 2017

Easy Trout Limits

Day two with Brandon and Brook Davis, Randy and Tyler didn't make it.  We were greeted with perfect conditions and had a feeling the bite would b…

Marty LaCoste | January 7th, 2017

Good Times Catching Trout

Paul Eastin and family were back with me today with two boats running.  The bite was slower today than it has been, but we plucked away all day.&…

Marty LaCoste | December 27th, 2016

HOT Winter Trout Bite

Jonathon Cooper and family joined me today for a great Trout Slam. We caught over shallow reefs and in 5 ft depths. Every fish fell victim to Matrix s…

Marty LaCoste | December 23rd, 2016

Wyoming Crew Bust the Reds and Specks

Wyoming crew has a blast in Dularge on a afternoon trip!!  We left the dock around 12:30 and were fishing by 1:00. Cold temps had the reds stacke…

Marty LaCoste | December 22nd, 2016

Great Trout Bite

The trout bite continues down in the Du.  Had Daniel Brewster back onboard, he broke the ice early with a nice solid 17 inch fish.  The bite…

Marty LaCoste | December 18th, 2016

Easy Trout Limits

Danny Lirette and Father Craig were back with me on the big Bluewave.  With perfect conditions forecasted I knew it was going to be a great day. …

Marty LaCoste | December 13th, 2016

Mixed Box

Leon Monceret and crew joined me today. I thought we would have a third day of crushing the reds, but the water came back up and they dispersed. &nb…

Marty LaCoste | December 12th, 2016

Crushed The Reds

We started the morning off quick hooking red after red after red. Then some silver started to make its way into the K2.   Tight lining Shrimp C…

Marty LaCoste | December 12th, 2016

Brutal Windy Trout

Day one with Ken Lang and crew found 30 mph winds all day, seems there is no end to the wind.   We found a protected area and tried staying out t…

Marty LaCoste | December 11th, 2016

Stacked Up Reds

Day two with Ken Lang and crew found post front conditions with 25 mph winds, 39 degree temps, and no water.   We thought we would be in for a ch…

Marty LaCoste | December 11th, 2016

Brutal Winds can't stop us

Regular customer Petey Kern and crew were back onboard today.   The bouys were reading over 30 mph this morning, but my crew could not reschedu…

Marty LaCoste | December 7th, 2016

Trout continue to bite in the Wind

Windy conditions lately but the trout have still been biting.  We picked away at the Specks at our first location, then found them piled up at ou…

Marty LaCoste | December 5th, 2016

Catching Continues

Day two with Ben, Tim Winter and Chip Spurlock was just as good as day one.  We had the same exact start as day one. Every cast action then the…

Marty LaCoste | November 25th, 2016

Family Fun Catching

Lonnie Barr had family down at the lodge. With several small kids in the group we slept in late and departed the lodge at 8:30.  First sto…

Marty LaCoste | November 25th, 2016

Trout Are Biting

Day one with Ben and Tim Winters and Chip Spurlock. This is the fifth year in a row the guys come down to fish in November. Our first stop had keeper …

Marty LaCoste | November 25th, 2016

Meat Haul

Day two with Dan Ducote and family was a much nicer weather day!!   The guys had so much fun the day before catching bay snapper, we went straigh…

Marty LaCoste | November 21st, 2016

Gail Force Brutal Winds

Day one with Dan Ducote and family onboard.  Gail force 30 mph winds were forecasted but the guys were coming no matter what and fishing.  O…

Marty LaCoste | November 20th, 2016

Good Trout Day

The BUMS fishing team were back onboard looking for trout. Our morning started off rather slow picking away at the fish.  We covered some water n…

Marty LaCoste | November 20th, 2016

Du Trout

Warren Green and his sons came down from Monroe to fish. We found a slower bite than the last few days. We drifted an area I've been doing good at, …

Marty LaCoste | November 15th, 2016

Happy Customers

Danny Lirrette and crew were back with me this morning.   We had shrimp skipping the water around us this morning, but the bite was slow. &nbsp…

Marty LaCoste | November 3rd, 2016

Mixed Box Smackdown

Incredible day today catching Trout, bass, and a couple reds.  Repeat customers Corey Louis, Chance Weber, and Ben Speights were onboard the big …

Marty LaCoste | November 2nd, 2016

Dularge Fishing

Stephen Domingues and his family joined us.  We spilt up in two boats targeting trout.  Our first stop found shrimp running for their lives.…

Marty LaCoste | November 1st, 2016

Trout Fishing

Great time today with Stephen Polk from Memphis. We got on a good bite early this morning catching some nice keepers.  When the bite slowed we we…

Marty LaCoste | November 1st, 2016

Down in Dularge

David Tankersley and crew were back with us today.  They enjoyed their night at the Reel Inn and were well rested this morning.  We departed…

Marty LaCoste | October 26th, 2016

Another Great Day of Catching

Day two with the Flowers Bakery and Evangeline bread crew was another success.   We started the morning out fishing double rigged Matrix Shad. &n…

Marty LaCoste | October 20th, 2016

It's On Down in the Du

I had Leland Willis and Leland Willis Jr from Florida with me.  We headed to the trout grounds armed with double rigged Matrix Shad.   The s…

Marty LaCoste | October 19th, 2016

Afternoon Speckled Smokedown

Had a big crew back with us staying at the Reel Inn this afternoon that fished.  We departed the lodge at 1:15 and headed out sort of blind, sinc…

Marty LaCoste | October 19th, 2016

Incredible Fishing

Randy, Nick, and Julian Armand fished with me.  Trout was the main target today, and what a success we had!!   The trout were hungry and f…

Marty LaCoste | October 17th, 2016

Busted the Trout and Reds

Big group from Florida back down at the Reel Inn for their second year.  The guys slept in late and we rolled out around 7:15 am.  Our …

Marty LaCoste | October 16th, 2016

Another Great Day Busting the Specks

Joey Amorello and crew made it into the lodge Wednesday night. Joey cooked up a great steak and potato dinner and a incredible bread pudding.  We…

Marty LaCoste | October 1st, 2016

Dularge Trout Slam

Bill Van Roekel from Missouri got to enjoy a Dularge Trout slam, then reel in a few bronze backs.  The trout are finally starting to show up in b…

Marty LaCoste | September 29th, 2016

Family Fun

David Osburn and family from Texas jumped on the Bluewave with me.   We slept in and left a lil later this day.  We were headed to redfish w…

Marty LaCoste | September 29th, 2016

Trout and Redfish Slam

Mike Baumann and Jim Larrison from were back with me today.  Our morning started off by getting stopped, boarded, and checked by Coast Guard. &nb…

Marty LaCoste | September 29th, 2016

Trout Bite on a Roll

Day 2 with Mike Baumann and Jim Larrison was another success.  The trout ate up our double rigged Matrix Shad once again as they are feeding he…

Marty LaCoste | September 29th, 2016

Day 2$3 with the Missouri crew

Day two with the Missouri guys and we were trying the deep holes once again.  Only two takers on crab, so back to the shallows we went.  Fou…

Marty LaCoste | September 23rd, 2016

Day one with the Missouri Crew

Day one with a big group from Missouri had us soaking crabs at our first location.  Only two reds decided to eat, so it was off to the shallows. …

Marty LaCoste | September 23rd, 2016

Shallow water reds

No rain to delay us today, we were on location nice a early. Unfortunately the reds had other plans.   We found three nice reds our first drift w…

Marty LaCoste | September 18th, 2016

Spoon fed reds

We had a late start due to the rain. As soon as the spoons and spinner baits hit the water we were hooked up.  The reds were a bit finicky as we …

Marty LaCoste | September 18th, 2016

Insane Redfish bite

We found the reds stacked up and hungry.  This day we used cracked crab Carolina rigged in 10 ft of water.  Incoming and falling tide both h…

Marty LaCoste | September 13th, 2016

Easy Redfish Limits

Fast and furious redfish action today, as the Reds were stacked up thick.  We had our limit of reds iced down at 8:15 and left them bit…

Marty LaCoste | September 8th, 2016

Slot reds and Bulls

Mike Horstmeyer and family joined me today. We started the morning off catching slot reds.  The bite started off slow, but once the tide switched…

Marty LaCoste | September 7th, 2016

Good as it gets in Dularge

Gaiennie Lumber crew were back with us again today. They experienced yet another trout slam. Our first couple stops found a slow bite, but our third a…

Marty LaCoste | July 17th, 2016

Spanked Them Du LAWGS

My good friend from Texas Claude Sims, his son Carson Sims, and friends joined us today for a Dularge trout slam!   Not sure if you could ask for…

Marty LaCoste | June 14th, 2016

Stacked Up Slot Reds/Easy Limits 6-4

James Wheeler and Ben Ratcliff from North La were back with me again today.  We were not sure what the weather was going to do, so we decided to …

Marty LaCoste | June 6th, 2016

Dularge Trout Slam

I helped run a five boat charter out of the Reel Inn today.  Two of my three man crew had never fished before. Wow, did they get spoiled on their…

Marty LaCoste | March 27th, 2016