Louisiana Offshore Fishing Charters

Get ready for a Louisiana offshore fishing experience like no other with charters led by Louisiana’s best offshore fishing guides.

From regular rod & reel fishing to specialty options like spearfishing, deep dropping and more, our captains have the gear, experience and know-how to provide an offshore fishing experience like no other.

Louisiana’s Best, at Your Fingertips

If you’re looking to go catchin’ in Louisiana, there’s simply no better way than with a licensed Louisiana offshore fishing guide. Our captains have the expertise, know-how and passion for Louisiana fishing that you just won’t find anywhere else.

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Louisiana Offshore Saltwater Fish Species

Before you set sail, explore all of your offshore saltwater fishing options. If there’s a particular species you’re looking for, our offshore fishing guides can advise you on the best time and place to get the perfect catch.

Bigeye Tuna
Blue Marlin
Bluefin Tuna
Dorado (Dolphin Fish)
Gag Grouper
Goliath Grouper
Gray Snapper (Mangrove Snapper)
Greater Amberjack
King Mackerel
Red Snapper
Spanish Mackerel
White Marlin
Yellowfin Tuna

Deep Sea Fishing for Any Skill Range

Louisiana offshore fishing has never been easier than with LouisianaCharterFishing.com. Our captains can help you with everything from baiting and casting to catching, cleaning and all things in between — all you need to worry about is having fun.

Specialty Offshore Fishing Experiences

Looking for an offshore fishing experience that’s a little more specialized than your average rod and reel? Explore specialty fishing options with the experienced offshore fishing guides at LouisianaCharterFishing.com

FAQs About Offshore Fishing in Louisiana

1. Do I need a license to go offshore fishing in Louisiana?

Yes, anyone over the age of 16 is required to have a Louisiana fishing license. This includes residents and non-residents.

2. Can I hire a charter for my offshore fishing adventure in Louisiana?

Yes, numerous offshore fishing charters in Louisiana are equipped with experienced crews and all the necessary equipment for a successful offshore fishing trip.

3. What is the best time of the year to go offshore fishing in Louisiana?

Fishing is available year-round in Louisiana. However, the best time to catch specific species varies. Red Snapper season typically opens in June, while Tuna and Wahoo are common in winter.

4. Are there regulations regarding bag and size limits when offshore fishing in Louisiana?

Yes, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries sets bag and size limits for various species to ensure sustainable fishing practices.

5. How far off the Louisiana coast is considered "offshore"?

Offshore usually refers to waters beyond 9 miles from the coast where federal regulations apply, but it can also include nearshore ocean waters.

Ready to get started? 
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Our captains have localized expertise, meaning your group will receive guidance from someone who knows the area better than anyone else. Search our database of captains to connect with your offshore fishing guide and plan a trip you won’t forget. 

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