The waters at the mouth of the Mississippi River are often described as the most fertile in the world. It is certainly the best marlin and tuna fishing area in America. Nutrient-rich waters in close proximity to the continental shelf sets the stage for one of the planet’s most incredible fisheries. It is also known as the redfish capital of the world for good reason. The marina at Port Eads has slips for 60 boats and first-class accommodation. This is amazing fishing at the end of the world.
Port Eads anglers will have the option to fish the nearby blue water in search of the giant tuna and marlin that call the Gulf home, bottom fish offshore rigs for some of the most desired species on the table, or head into the adjacent marshes for the tackle-busting giant bull redfish and speckled trout that first made this fishery famous. There's plenty of world-class options to choose from. This trip is provided by High Adventure Company
The best months for trophy bull redfish on the fly are July through February. But anglers can expect to catch good numbers of redfish 12 months of the year,. The best months for trophy bull redfish on the fly are July through February. The best speckled trout inshore fishing takes place in the months of March through December.
This is fishing of the highest calibre located at the end of the world. Where the road ends south of New Orleans in Venice, Louisiana, you will travel another 20 miles downriver by boat to the mouth of the mighty Mississippi to reach the marina at Port Eads. Here, you will find the best fishing that the Gulf of Mexico and Mississippi River Delta marshes have to offer. When you book a trip with Port Eads Outfitters, you will enjoy fishing from state-of-the-art center console bay boats or polling skiffs using flyrods or conventional tackle. Anglers will return each day from fishing to the marina where they will enjoy professionally-prepared delicious local fare and regional cuisine to round out their Port Eads experience.
With accommodations for up to 48 anglers, Port Eads is the perfect destination for both small private groups, or for corporate entertaining. Each lodge, known respectively, as the 'North' and 'South' camps, can host up to 24 anglers with all the comforts of home, including: bathrooms in each bedroom, large screen satellite TV’s in the living area, fully stocked bar, and restaurant. Space is available on a per bed or room basis.
Venice, Louisiana is where the road ends after a one hour 25-minute drive south from New Orleans. Travel by boat another 20 miles downriver to the mouth of the mighty Mississippi to stay at the historic Port Eads Marina and Lodges.
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