Situated in Slidell, Louisiana, Black Dog Charters specializes in inshore fishing in the Lake Pontchartrain, Lake Borgne, and Biloxi Marsh areas.
Customer comfort and satisfaction are something they pride themselves for putting a priority on . Highly enthusiastic Capt. Adam Shields, who has been fishing since he was a kid, will do his best to give you his tips and tricks for getting the right bite.

Step aboard a fresh new Ranger Bay 2510 center console. It is powered by a 300 HP Mercury Verado and can go up to 45 knots. Running a length of 25’, it boasts top of the line fish finding equipment and amenities including a restroom inside the console for privacy.

With this charter, you can try your luck in several inshore and nearshore fishing spots of lakes in the area of Slidell. You will be targeting Speckled Trout, Redfish, Black Drum, Flounder, and Sheepshead using spinning gear with live bait and lures under a popping cork or on the bottom.

The maximum number of guests per trip is 6, and the charter caters to families with children and corporate groups. Everything provided on your trip includes rods/reels/tackle, live bait, fuel, ice, bottled water, and fish cleaned and bagged ready for you to take home. You just need to bring food, drinks (other than water), a small ice chest to bring home your catch, and a fishing license (a $10 charter passenger license can be purchased online).

If you are yearning for some quality fish from the southern lakes of Louisiana book a trip with Black Dog Charters!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $600
    This package is perfect for anglers who like to take their time with their potential trophies. With this 8 hour trip you can even try several big catches. Be sure to take your food and refreshments (if water is not enough). The price is as follows: $550 for 1-2 guests + $100 per additional person.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $500
    People who like an active day bright and early will enjoy this 4 hour fishing trip. The price is $400 for 1-2 guests + $100 per person additional.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 3 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 1:00 PM
    $500
    People who like to take their time waking up will love that this fishing adventure comes later during the day. The price for this 4 hour trip goes $400 for 1-2 guests + $100 per additional person.
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About the Captain

Adam Shields
Slidell, Louisiana, United States
17 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
15 Customer Reviews
Response time 5 hours
Member since August 2020
My dad got me into fishing from the time I was able to walk...30 years later it is still my number 1 passion.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Black Drum Black Drum
Flounder Flounder
Redfish Redfish
Sheepshead Sheepshead

Speckled Trout Speckled Trout

Boat Specs

Ranger (Center console) originally built in 2019. Powered by a 300HP Mercury engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
25 ft
Capacity
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Lake Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Spinning

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box
Toilet
GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Wireless Trolling Motor
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 3 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:

Cash
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
Checks
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 3% charge will apply.

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Customer Reviews

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Chuck L.
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Best Trip I have ever been on

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on June 4, 2021
Adam was fantastic, We had so much fun on this trip it will be talked about forever. Adam is a truly knowledgeable captain...
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Garden Grove, CA
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Great day fishing

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on July 5, 2021
The experience was phenomenal.  Adam was an excellent host and treated my family as friends rather than clients.  He was...
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Titus L.
Kenner, LA
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VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on November 28, 2021
I’m sure fishing could have been even better if i would have selected a longer outing. Good weather and fishing conditions.
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Village Mills, TX
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Full day trip.

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on November 6, 2021
Had a good trip under some difficult weather and tide conditions.
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VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on July 4, 2021
Adam was great.  We are new to fishing and this was our first Charter.  Adam helped us all with our casting and put us on...
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FAQs about Black Dog Charters

Black Dog Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $500 per group, additional $125 per person after 2 guests - Half Day Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $500 per group, additional $125 per person after 2 guests - Half Day Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $600 per group, additional $125 per person after 2 guests - Full Day Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Black Dog Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • Toilet
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Wireless Trolling Motor
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Black Dog Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting

Black Dog Charters offers the following types of fishing:
  • Lake Fishing
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing

Black Dog Charters offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Spinning

Top targeted fish species with Black Dog Charters include:
  • Black Drum
  • Flounder
  • Redfish
  • Sheepshead
  • Speckled Trout