Slow day down at Sweetwater today! The weather looked shakey and kept everyone away. Anyways, Captain Jack had a charter with his friend Jay Pecko, Jay’s friend Dennis and Dennis’ wife, JT. They have been fishing with Captain Jack for 7-8 years now. The same group was supposed to fish with Captain Jack two weeks ago..however, the weather kept that from happening…it looked shakey, and they decided not to go. Captain Jack ended up taking his friend Tony (who brings us all our gravel) and in two hours they caught at least 50 specks. Today looked like it would be the same situation. However, Captain Jack said it probably wouldn’t rain until 2-3pm..and that would give them plenty of time. So, this time they went for it..of course, bringing rain jackets…just in case. They left at about 7:45 and were finished at around 11…they had 100 beautiful speckled trout…and 15 minutes to spare before the rain…then the rain came down, as hard as ever! I believe today’s total was like 7 boat launched. Out of the seven..maybe two did good on the speckled trout. We aren’t sure what the other 5 boats caught..heard it was a few. Unfortunately, the next 3 days is looking like it will be screwed due to the weather. We aren’t saying you can’t fish, but it is going to be extreme conditions..due to the wind. Probably by Wednesday the wind will lay down. By the weekend, the weather will warm back up to the 80’s..so, we should be in for some good fishing again! Book a room this weekend…come on down..and get in on the action! Cause it’s looking good! We want to thank all of our great customers that drive long distances to stay with us, all of our local customers and everyone else that comes down and spends money at our marina…without you all…we couldn’t keep the doors open. See you on your next visit here at Sweetwater, the Marina that..honestly…loves all of our customers!
We do have one boat shed left available! Book it now, before it’s gone! $200 per month! Includes: water, electricity and free launches! Call 504-342-2368.
Remember we do have non-ethanol fuel, ice, tackle, live bait, dead bait, maps, gps chips, bugspray, sunscreen, drinks, snacks, oil and anything you might need for a great day on the water.
We also offer A+ service! We will launch your boat for you, park your vehicle, give you golf court rides to and from your vehicle, point you to all the hotspots and anything else you may need help with!
If you are interested in booking lodging or charters, please call 504-342-2368!
Charters- Our charter trips are $750 for up to 4 anglers! The captain provides everything! The only thing you need to bring is lunch and drinks for yourselves, something to bring your cleaned and packaged fish home in and a fishing license! If you don’t have a Louisiana fishing license, you will need to get a 3 day charter license! For more info call the number above!
Lodging-We have units that sleep up to 6 people and are $160.50 per night! We have the best location in Delacroix! Right across from the Marina! You can leave your boat in the water! Launches are free! Linens, towels, rags, silverware, plates, bowls and cups are all in the room! There is a coffee pot (with everything needed to make the coffee), a griddle, fridge, freezer, sink and charcoal grills outside of each room! The bedroom contains 2 bunk beds with full bottom and twin top! In the living room area, there are two sofas (one’s a sofa sleeper) and a television with cable! There is a full size bathroom! There is wifi available! So..don’t pass up on the opportunity to stay in our convenient, comfy lodge. We do offer two bedroom lodging with a full kitchen for $214 per night! They are set up a little bit differently. They are more spacious. Call with any questions or to reserve your spot!
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