Southern Catch Outfitters

235 Cypress Cove Road
Venice LA, United States

Southern Catch Outfitters specializes in offshore fishing out of Venice, Louisiana, just an hour and a half south of New Orleans. Whether it’s a company outing, a bachelor party, a family gathering, or just a group of friends having a day out – Southern Catch Outfitters have you covered. Each trip with the Captain and his crew results in outstanding catches and unforgettable memories in one of the top Tuna destinations in the world!

Enjoy your fishing trip with Southern Catch Outfitters aboard the “Invincible”, a 36-ft center console, which comes powered by three 900 HP Mercury engines. This is a fast and fuel efficient boat, which has a maximum cruising speed of 56 knots and is outfitted with the best fishing equipment on the market to help you land the fish of a lifetime. Its state-of-the-art navigational electronics include a GPS, a VHF radio, a radar, and a fish finder. The vessel is equipped with an anchoring system to make sure you stay rooted to your fishing grounds, an ice-box to store the refreshments, and Tuna tubes, as well as a live bait tank and outriggers. Up to six guests are welcome on board to fish in comfort and style.

Southern Catch Outfitters offers a full day trip, where you will be heading offshore to catch some big fish. The crew are professionals, who know the best methods that work in the local water. You will get an opportunity to test yourself in light and heavy tackle fishing, trolling, spinning, jigging, popping, bottom fishing, fly fishing, and drift and kite fishing. You will be targeting Red Snapper, Yellowfin Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, Swordfish, Blue Marlin, Amberjack, Grouper, and Tilefish.

For your fishing trip, you will be provided with rods, reels, tackle, live bait, and lures, as well as fly fishing equipment. If you decide to keep the catch, the crew will clean and fillet it at the end of the trip so that you could take it home and fill the freezer. You will need to bring your own drinks and food with you!

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip (+fuel)
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    12 hours trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    US$ 1750
    up to 6 persons
    The price of the trip does not include the cost of fuel. You will be fishing offshore, going for Yellowfin Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, Red Snapper, Blue Marlin, Swordfish, Amberjack, Grouper, and Tilefish. Your fishing gear and tackle will be provided and you can bring your own drinks and food with you.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

  Grouper (Scamp)
  Marlin (Blue)
  Snapper (Red)

  Tuna (Blackfin)
  Tuna (Yellowfin)

Boat Specs

Invincible (Center console) originally built in 2017. Powered by 4 300HP Yamaha engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 70 knots.

40 ft
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing
Kite Fishing


Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Tuna Tubes
Ice Box
Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Tuna Tubes

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate
Fly Fishing Equipment


FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 14 days before the trip date.
Pickup included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in Venice to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed


Book with 15% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
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:
Bank Transfer
American Express

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 4% fee.

About the Captain

John Cole
Venice, Louisiana, United States
Member since February 2017
Captain John Cole has been fishing the Gulf of Mexico since he was a small child. He grew up fishing the Orange Beach Alabama waters. When John found his way to Venice Louisiana, he fell in love with the area and he has been fishing for the last 10 years. Captain John holds a USCG Masters 100 Ton License,
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

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