With Bayou Country Charters, the beautiful waters of Louisiana are yours for the taking. A day out with Captain Joel Barras will have you fishing the marshes, bays, lakes, and bayous of Lafitte the way it’s meant to be done.
Lafitte is located just a short drive south of New Orleans, and is home to some of the finest fishing in the area. Whether it’s Redfish, Black Drum, Flounder, or Speckled Trout, you’ll definitely have your hands full.
Capt. Joel aims to run trips that are fun for anglers of all skill levels. You can count on him to put his talent to work and get you on a top-notch bite in no time.
Before you’re able to start reeling in the catch, you’ll need to buy a $10 Louisiana fishing license for anyone in your group who’s 16 or older. This can be done in advance by phone or online. All the necessary fishing gear, tackle, lures, as well as bottled water and complimentary fish cleaning services will be provided for your convenience.
This part of Louisiana is known for both amazing fishing and gracious hospitality. Let Capt. Joel take you on a fishing adventure aren’t likely to forget any time soon! The moment you set foot onboard, you’ll be hooked for life.
You Keep Catch
Catch cleaning & filleting
Rods, reels & tackle
About the Captain
About this listing
Blazer Bay (Bay boat) originally built in 2015. Powered by a 250HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 55 knots.
Types of Fishing
Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 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.
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 3.5% fee.
Lafitte Fishing Calendar
FAQs about Bayou Country Charters
- $450 per group, additional $50 per person after 2 guests - 7 Hour Trip (7 hours)
- $650 per group - 8 Hour Trip (8 hours)
- Live Bait Well
- Wireless Trolling Motor (Minn Kota)
- Ice Box
- Rods, reels & tackle (Spinning Rod and reels)
- Catch cleaning & filleting (Cleaned and Bagged)
- Drinks (Bottled Water)
- Inshore Fishing
- Flats Fishing
- Backcountry Fishing
- Light Tackle
- Drift Fishing
- Black Drum
- Speckled Trout