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Sunday, August 05, 2012

Aug 1 Update

Great Day on the water with the Delcambre family. Early AM out with no trout 1st stop but a round of casting/fishing lessons! (Ryan told me I would be challenged) Moved across river to another spot and it was on – loads of trout for all 3 from 12 – 15 inches. They ended up with 5 for the table tonight. The trout are getting bigger fast. It was a pleasure having Phil, Jill and Kyle on my boat for a fun filled trip. Kyle even wanted to swim with the porpoise but I told him Ryan would have to cover that excursion as a separate trip! Phil’s’ mom and dad; Ryan and Cathy were my first clients. Must have made a statement because they still call me!!!!! Cathy also taught what a PONCHO is for – Rain?????
My boy Michael has stuck his first bait soaked Big Drum for the year – not quite a citation at 39” but made him happy.  You can see it in photo; he’s grinning big about something! AND Ed Elliott has finally stuck his first Oldie. He has been at it for over a week fishing near about daily and got his first ever Old Drum.  He was by his self and hit a double on first fish losing one and getting one to boat. Called me and sound like he had hit the lottery! He got 1 more a while latter and is hooked. Both were in the upper 30s and I know he will see the 40+ soon the way he is fishing. Not bad for a BASS fisherman!!
The drum are here and finally getting a bait bite but don’t overlook shallows for sight casting. AND; a lot of folks have called wanting to know if I have any mullet? Remember I take your orders for your planned trips. Call ahead and won’t have to look for bait any more.
Oriental Rotary Club Tarpon and Slam event is set for 18 August. I am going to do the weigh in and want to offer a $10 gift certificate for anyone that brings a slot drum in for weigh in and releases ALIVE. With the stock shortage this year we all need to think conservative. Please do not throw a dead fish back to keep a larger one.
Call me to book a fun filled trip for Old Drum or Mixed bag soon as bookings are coming in fairly strong right now. Makes me happy! Love seeing people having an enjoyable time.

Posted by Capt. Dave on 08/05/12

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