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Top New Orleans Fishing Spots

  1. Platform
    1/15/2018 8:54:11 PM - Platform


  2. Obstructions
    5/26/2018 12:24:11 PM -


  3. St. Tammany (east)
    6/4/2012 9:02:45 PM - Artificial Reef Reef site St. Tammany (east) Latitude NAD83 30° 13.455? Longitude NAD83 89° 56.854? Reef type Inshore Waterbody


  4. St. Tammany (west)
    6/4/2012 9:02:46 PM - Artificial Reef Reef site St. Tammany (west) Latitude NAD83 30° 18.348? Longitude NAD83 90° 09.000? Reef type Inshore Waterbody


  5. The Rigolets
    1/14/2018 11:17:47 PM - The Rigolets


  6. Catfish Point
    1/15/2018 5:44:37 PM - Catfish Point


  7. Bridge Span
    1/15/2018 5:43:45 PM - Bridge Span


  8. Rabbit Ledge
    1/15/2018 5:39:17 PM - Rabbit Ledge


  9. Trout Bayou
    1/15/2018 5:33:13 PM - Trout Bayou


  10. 10876
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New Orleans Fishing Forecast

Target Species of Fish

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

  2. Spotted Seatrout

    There is a 60.93% catch rate for Spotted Seatrout, based on 11927 Spotted Seatrout counted.

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  3. Red Drum

  4. Red Drum

    There is a 19.23% catch rate for Red Drum, based on 3765 Red Drum counted.

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  5. Black Drum

  6. Black Drum

    There is a 6.02% catch rate for Black Drum, based on 1178 Black Drum counted.

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  7. Sheepshead

  8. Sheepshead

    There is a 4.74% catch rate for Sheepshead, based on 928 Sheepshead counted.

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  9. Largemouth Bass

  10. Largemouth Bass

    There is a 4.6% catch rate for Largemouth Bass, based on 900 Largemouth Bass counted.

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  11. Blue Catfish

  12. Blue Catfish

    There is a 1.08% catch rate for Blue Catfish, based on 212 Blue Catfish counted.

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  13. Flounder

  14. Flounder

    There is a 0.87% catch rate for Flounder, based on 170 Flounder counted.

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  15. Atlantic Croaker

  16. Atlantic Croaker

    There is a 0.65% catch rate for Atlantic Croaker, based on 128 Atlantic Croaker counted.

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  17. Channel Catfish

  18. Channel Catfish

    There is a 0.34% catch rate for Channel Catfish, based on 67 Channel Catfish counted.

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  19. Hardhead Catfish

  20. Hardhead Catfish

    There is a 0.24% catch rate for Hardhead Catfish, based on 47 Hardhead Catfish counted.

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Recommendations above based on 35 species of fish and 19576 fish counted for February around New Orleans.

To date, there are 94 species of fish and a total of 587869 fish counted for New Orleans and within a 30 mile (48 km) radius since 1/1/1849 (174 years).

Last Update: 2/8/2023 4:40:16 AM

*** 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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Latest New Orleans Fishing Reports

  • Tue 31 Jan 2023 00:52:00 +0000
    1/30/2023 7:52:00 PM - The Smiths fishing in New Orleans Louisiana #powerpole #yamaha #rojascharters #sightfishing #marshfishing #pathfinderboats #minnkota #humminbird #redfish #speckledtrout #four


  • Tue 31 Jan 2023 00:52:00 +0000
    1/30/2023 7:52:00 PM - The Smiths fishing in New Orleans Louisiana #powerpole #yamaha #rojascharters #sightfishing #marshfishing #pathfinderboats #minnkota #humminbird #redfish #speckledtrout #four


  • Sun 08 Jan 2023 21:22:00 +0000
    1/8/2023 4:22:00 PM - The Arcement Boys fishing in New Orleans Louisiana #powerpole #yamaha #rojascharters #sightfishing #marshfishing #pathfinderboats #minnkota #humminbird #redfish #speckledtrou


  • Sun 08 Jan 2023 21:22:00 +0000
    1/8/2023 4:22:00 PM - The Arcement Boys fishing in New Orleans Louisiana #powerpole #yamaha #rojascharters #sightfishing #marshfishing #pathfinderboats #minnkota #humminbird #redfish #speckledtrou


  • Sun 08 Jan 2023 21:21:00 +0000
    1/8/2023 4:21:00 PM - Mr Bippus and Luke fishing in New Orleans Louisiana #powerpole #yamaha #rojascharters #sightfishing #marshfishing #pathfinderboats #minnkota #humminbird #redfish #speckledtro


  • Sun 08 Jan 2023 21:21:00 +0000
    1/8/2023 4:21:00 PM - Mr Bippus and Luke fishing in New Orleans Louisiana #powerpole #yamaha #rojascharters #sightfishing #marshfishing #pathfinderboats #minnkota #humminbird #redfish #speckledtro


  • Wed 04 Jan 2023 20:07:00 +0000
    1/4/2023 3:07:00 PM - Capt Andy and Fam fishing in New Orleans Louisiana #powerpole #yamaha #rojascharters #sightfishing #marshfishing #pathfinderboats #minnkota #humminbird #redfish #speckledtrou


  • Wed 04 Jan 2023 20:07:00 +0000
    1/4/2023 3:07:00 PM - Capt Andy and Fam fishing in New Orleans Louisiana #powerpole #yamaha #rojascharters #sightfishing #marshfishing #pathfinderboats #minnkota #humminbird #redfish #speckledtrou


  • Tue 03 Jan 2023 17:43:00 +0000
    1/3/2023 12:43:00 PM - Capt Andy and "Fam" fishing in New Orleans Louisiana #powerpole #yamaha #rojascharters #sightfishing #marshfishing #pathfinderboats #minnkota #humminbird #redfish #speckledtr


  • Tue 03 Jan 2023 17:43:00 +0000
    1/3/2023 12:43:00 PM - Capt Andy and "Fam" fishing in New Orleans Louisiana #powerpole #yamaha #rojascharters #sightfishing #marshfishing #pathfinderboats #minnkota #humminbird #redfish #speckledtr


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Top New Orleans Bait & Tackle Stores

  1. Matrix Shad
    Capt. Chas Champagne is an avid angler, located in Slidell, LA. Capt. Chas owns and operates Dockside Bait & Tackle and also manufactures his own tackle producing the Matrix Shad fishing lure and the Golden Eye jig heads.

  2. Bayou Liberty Marina


  3. Bait Shop II LLC


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Top New Orleans Fishing Charters & Guides

  1. Salted Flats Fly Fishing LLC
    Catch Tarpon and Redfish on Fly - Florida and Louisiana Flats Fishing Guide

  2. 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,

  3. Dudenhefer's Fishing Charters
    Dudenhefer's Fishing Charters, Inc. is Recognized as The Oldest, Largest and most popular full-time fishing guide service in Hopedale Louisiana. Our Guarantee to catch fish each and every day, gives you the confidence that our guides will give you a

  4. 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

  5. Fly Water Expeditions
    Louisiana and Florida's premier fly fishing and light tackle outfitter. We specialize in big red fish on fly and light tackle in the shallow estuary!

  6. Fishunter Guide Services


  7. BIGFISH Charter Fishing & Lodging
    Full Day Day of Fishing from Hopedale, LA Big Time Fishing from our 23' Bay Boats or 29' Catamaran

  8. Gulf Chores Charters


  9. United Charters


  10. Salty Dog Charters, LLC


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Top New Orleans Marinas

  1. Sweetwater Marina
    Sweetwater Marina

  2. Bayou Liberty Marina


  3. Seaway Marina


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