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Barataria Fishing



Barataria Fishing Forecast

Target Species of Fish

Based on historical data for fishing Barataria, you should target one of the following species for this time of year:
  1. Spotted Seatrout

  2. Spotted Seatrout

    There is a 51.76% catch rate for Spotted Seatrout, based on 20125 Spotted Seatrout counted.

    Barataria Spotted Seatrout Counts Chart
    Spotted

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  3. Red Drum

  4. Red Drum

    There is a 25.47% catch rate for Red Drum, based on 9904 Red Drum counted.

    Barataria Red Drum Counts Chart
    Red

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  5. Hardhead Catfish

  6. Hardhead Catfish

    There is a 5.2% catch rate for Hardhead Catfish, based on 2022 Hardhead Catfish counted.

    Barataria Hardhead Catfish Counts Chart
    Hardhead

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  7. Black Drum

  8. Black Drum

    There is a 3.66% catch rate for Black Drum, based on 1425 Black Drum counted.

    Barataria Black Drum Counts Chart
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  9. Atlantic Croaker

  10. Atlantic Croaker

    There is a 3.02% catch rate for Atlantic Croaker, based on 1174 Atlantic Croaker counted.

    Barataria Atlantic Croaker Counts Chart
    Atlantic

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  11. Sheepshead

  12. Sheepshead

    There is a 2.08% catch rate for Sheepshead, based on 810 Sheepshead counted.

    Barataria Sheepshead Counts Chart
    Sheepshead

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  13. Sand Seatrout

  14. Sand Seatrout

    There is a 1.33% catch rate for Sand Seatrout, based on 517 Sand Seatrout counted.

    Barataria Sand Seatrout Counts Chart
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  15. Southern Flounder

  16. Southern Flounder

    There is a 1.15% catch rate for Southern Flounder, based on 447 Southern Flounder counted.

    Barataria Southern Flounder Counts Chart
    Southern

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  17. Largemouth Bass

  18. Largemouth Bass

    There is a 1.08% catch rate for Largemouth Bass, based on 418 Largemouth Bass counted.

    Barataria Largemouth Bass Counts Chart
    Largemouth

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  19. Blue Catfish

  20. Blue Catfish

    There is a 0.81% catch rate for Blue Catfish, based on 315 Blue Catfish counted.

    Barataria Blue Catfish Counts Chart
    Blue

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Recommendations above based on 54 species of fish and 38883 fish counted for April around Barataria.

To date, there are 136 species of fish and a total of 752421 fish counted for Barataria and within a 30 mile (48 km) radius since 5/1/1829 (195 years).

Last Update: 4/16/2024 7:25:33 PM

*** PLEASE NOTE ***
Please check local, state/province, and federal laws before fishing for any species found on this site. All data is based on historical data found for this area, and in some cases as far back as the year 1600.

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The Top 10 Fishing Spots for Barataria are the following:

  1. sunday smackdown
    Arrived at 0530 and had my limit by 0700


  2. Cal/Ky Pipeline


  3. spot two


  4. wreck-9652


  5. spot hot


  6. 10876


  7. wreck-9287


  8. wreck-9290


  9. Blue Catfish24


  10. New Orlean VOR Platform


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Top Barataria Fishing Charters & Guides

  1. New Orleans Style Fishing Charters
    Located just 30 minutes south of New Orleans, Lafitte waters hold a variety of fish to be caught from the hard fighting red fish to the paper mouth speckled trout, along with many others such as flounder, drum and sheepshead. Lined with oak and cypre

  2. Rojas Fishing Charters
    Rojas Charters offers the finest shallow water fishing in the country - just 35 minutes south of New Orleans.

  3. Bourgeois Charters
    The fishing here in South Louisiana has never been better. We are back and better than ever and reeling in speckled trout and redfish faster than you can say, "Ayyeeeeee"!!

  4. Pelican State Fishing Charters
    Pelican State Fishing Charters is the place to go for all of your fishing and charter boat tours in the Barataria Bayou and Lafitte areas, south of New Orleans. This professional fishing company is led by USCG licensed fishing charter Captain Dave, w

  5. Crescent City Fishing Charters Inc.
    Located only 35 minutes from Downtown New Orleans, Capt Scott will take you to Lafitte’s Barataria Basin with world class fishing opprotunites for Redfish, Speckled Trout, Flounder, Black Drum and Bass. In addition to being a prime spot for fishing,

  6. Big Dog Fishing Charters
    Captain David Bourgeois and our saltwater fishing guides have a lifetime of experience with being raised on our beautiful waterways. Our guides know the Lafitte waterways and find the fish! We offer a full-service charter fishing business. We can tak

  7. Marsh Monkeys Guide Service
    CAPT. BEAU AND CAPT. LANE HAVE 30 YEARS COMBINED EXPERIENCE AS FISHING GUIDES IN THE MARSHES OF SOUTH LOUISIANA. FROM SPECKLED TROUT, TO REDFISH, BASS AND MORE, THESE GUYS WILL FIND THE FISH!

  8. Gulf Chores Charters


  9. Jean Lafitte Fishing Charters


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Top Barataria Marinas

  1. Seaway Marina


  2. Sweetwater Marina
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