| Outdoor Board|| Cocodrie this weekend any reports - bayoudude on 2/16/15 at 3:14 pm|
Looking to take the boat down for the weekend and wondering if anyone has been catching trout on the edges of the marsh or even tried the sulphur mine. Gonna be in a larger boat so fishing the marsh isn't much of an option. If the weather cooperates i might try some bull red action. Just trying to f...
| Money Talk|| Received an inheritance now how to plan for future retirement? - bayoudude on 2/12/15 at 10:04 am|
I came into an inheritance recently and while not enough to retire at 34 it is enough to make my future working life easier. I have zero experience with investing and do not want to risk the money I have. My line of thinking is to keep that money secure (savings/cd's) and open a retirement account a...
| O-T Lounge|| For my Terrebonne Parish people - bayoudude on 12/30/14 at 9:31 am|
[link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AhEbIqC7Cw4)]Let Me find Out (Bayou Edition)[/link]
:rotflmao: Some may not find this funny but if you are from the area this is hilarious IMO....
| Outdoor Board|| Crazy lion fish irradication video - bayoudude on 11/24/14 at 8:57 am|
Just stumbled across this video on THT. I can't get over how fast these damn lion fish multiply. [link=(http://www.fishcrack.com/video-divers-spear-200-lionfish-on-an-infested-airplane-wreck-in-the-gulf-of-mexico/)]200 lion fish on one wreck[/link]...
| Outdoor Board|| Cocodrie this weekend anyone heading down? - bayoudude on 9/16/14 at 3:23 pm|
Heading to Cocodrie this weekend any of you Mofo's going to be out there on the water? Gonna try and find some bull reds in the passes and maybe a few trout if any are still by the island. ...
| Outdoor Board|| Last Island Beach access? - bayoudude on 8/25/14 at 2:58 pm|
Getting a new boat and haven't fished the island since pre-2008. Anyone know of any good spots to get on the beach? Is California canal still navigable? Sat images show the beach has backed up a good bit just trying to get a game plan going. Planning on hitting some old gps coordinates and if all el...
| Outdoor Board|| Got my first 1911 - bayoudude on 8/8/14 at 2:19 pm|
I just picked up my first 1911 style pistol that I won at the Houma Friends of the NRA banquet. Might not be a Colt or Kimber but still excited.
Remington Model 1911 R1 in stainless steel :cheers:
Anybody else own one of these? ...
| Outdoor Board|| Friday afternoon (NSFW) - bayoudude on 8/1/14 at 2:43 pm|
Cruising a thread on The Hull Truth about Sea Dek i stumbled across this link and thought the OB would enjoy.
UPDATED Babe Image Rules: Images should not contain the following:
Nudity or strategically covered nudity
Sheer or see-through clothing
Lewd or provocative poses
Sexually explicit act...
| Outdoor Board|| Fall/winter fishing with larger centerconsole - bayoudude on 7/17/14 at 2:06 pm|
If all goes well i will have a new to me center console by mid august. Just curious if there is anything i will be able to target with it that late in the season as the barrier island trout fishing will be winding down. Just trying to get some use out of it and not have to park it till spring. Boat ...
| Outdoor Board|| Anyone fish out of Venice lately? Headed offshore this weekend - bayoudude on 7/10/14 at 1:03 pm|
Making a weekend long trip out of venice for a bachelor party this weekend; aboard a 50 ft sport fisher. Seas look to be dead calm on the forecast just wondering if anyone is having any luck with tuna, wahoo etc out there right now. Only did one overnight trip offshore so I am pumped for this weeken...
| Outdoor Board|| Need cocodrie area navigation help - bayoudude on 6/17/14 at 1:35 pm|
I am in the process of buying a deep v center console and need to learn a way to get to last island/pelto from bayou terrebonne. I grew up fishing out of cocodrie from cocomarina and now that the camp i use is further north near Robinson Canal i am not very familiar with the way from Lake Barre to P...
| Outdoor Board|| Anyone own/fish a glacier bay catamaran? - bayoudude on 6/11/14 at 1:57 pm|
Been looking hard at boats online and am leaning towards a glacier bay cat in the 22-26 ft range. Posted on the hull truth and also awaiting acceptance into the glacier bay forum but figured it was worth a shot here. Really looking at the 2640 since i have little ones but still want to be able to he...
| Outdoor Board|| Hog hunting newb seeking opinions - bayoudude on 3/25/14 at 2:30 pm|
Got invited to go on a hog hunt this weekend.Only other hog hunt was a canned hunt in an 80 acre pen with catch dogs at boar busters. Question is on shot placement. Where do you swine slaying bastards prefer to place your shot? ...
| Outdoor Board|| How much to tip on guided hunt? - bayoudude on 12/12/13 at 11:38 am|
I am going on a guided deer hunt tomorrow afternoon and a duck hunt Saturday morning. What is the usual tip for the guide on such things. I don't have much experience on pay hunts. The guy i am going with is planning on giving $100 for each hunt i think that is a bit steep what says the OB?
| Outdoor Board|| Apple snails anyone try them? - bayoudude on 11/11/13 at 2:52 pm|
My brother was at a camp this weekend and found bunches of them on the water lilies there. I was told they are ok to eat. Thinking about going try to catch some and cook em up. Anyone else try them out? Thinking this might be an easy way to score a meal and drink some beer.
| Political Talk|| Tropical storm / hurricane impact during shutdown. FEMA??? - bayoudude on 10/3/13 at 8:39 am|
Just thinking this morning that a tropical system impact which is almost certain at this point along the gulf coast could cause some problems with the shutdown. I wonder how that will affect FEMA claims and payouts. Anyone have any clue? I don't think this has happened before. ...
| Outdoor Board|| I think i was the target of a possible home invasion last night. - bayoudude on 8/13/13 at 10:11 am|
I was sleeping in my recliner while the wife was on the computer in the front room at around 8:45pm last night when there was a banging on the front door. I woke up when our boxer went ape shite crazy and stumbled to the front door. Luckily i didn't have the keys to the door so i turned on the porch ...
| Outdoor Board|| For anyone looking for primers - bayoudude on 7/19/13 at 10:34 am|
Cajunammo.com has primers for anyone looking. Just ordered 1000 each of large rifle, small rifle, large pistol and small pistol :cheers: Sad part is I don't have my reloading equipment in yet. Figured i would jump on them when i finally found some. Now that mine are ordered i figured i would pass al...
| Outdoor Board|| Pelican Ice chests any experience? - bayoudude on 1/29/13 at 10:54 am|
Just saw this posted on face book by someone I used to dive with that owns a hardware store. I had no idea pelican was in the ice chest business. If they are as tough as their storage boxes Yeti might have some competition. The prices don't seem quite as high either.
| Outdoor Board|| Anyone have a CNC mill? Might need to start making our own parts - bayoudude on 12/20/12 at 8:41 am|
With everything going bat shite crazy on sales it may be time to start up a machine shop and make lowers :lol: Hell i bet you could pay off a $300k CNC in under 3 months....