To Top
Share

Best Fishing Guides

Louisiana's best Captains and Charters

2017 Results2016 Results

Sponsored Message

2017 Finalists

Best Fishing Guides

BELOW ARE THE TOP 3 FINALISTS IN EACH CATEGORY.

PLEASE NOTE: FINALISTS ARE LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER AND NOT RANKED HERE.

THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF "THE BEST OF LOUISIANA OUTDOORS" AND RUNNER-UPS WILL BE AT THE LOUISIANA SPORTSMAN SHOW ON JULY 23 AT THE SUPERDOME WHERE AN AWARDS CEREMONY WILL BE HELD.

Best Bluewater Guide (Venice)
Hunter Caballero
Kevin Beach
Peace Marvel
Best Bluewater Guide (Grand Isle)
Albert Ballard
Bobby Terrebonne (posthumous)
Lance Walker
Best Crappie Guide
Bill Lake
Charlie King
Jerry Thompson
Best Guide for a Reality TV Show
Charlie Thomason
Theophile Bourgeois
Tony Fontenot
Best Guide for Bass
Joe Joslin
Matthew Loetscher
Paul Keith
Best Guide for Bruiser Reds
Chad Dufrene
Mike Gallo
Mike Guidry
Best Guide for Chasing Big Trout
East of the Mississippi River
Brandon Carter
Chad Dufrene
Dudley Vandenborre
Best Guide for Chasing Big Trout
West of the Mississippi River
Bill Lake
Jeff Poe
Theophile Bourgeois
Best Guide for Filling the Box with Trout
East of the Mississippi River
Dudley Vandenborre
Chad Dufrene
Mike Gallo
Best Guide for Filling the Box with Trout
West of the Mississippi River
Bill Lake
Marty Lacoste
Mike Guidry
Best Guide for Finding Slot Reds
East of the Mississippi River
Bob Brandt
Chad Dufrene
Mike Gallo
Best Guide for Finding Slot Reds
West of the Mississippi River
Bill Lake
Marty LaCoste
Mike Guidry
Best Guide for Instructing/teaching
East of the Mississippi River
Charlie Thomason
Mike Gallo
Theophile Bourgeois
Best Guide for Instructing/teaching
West of the Mississippi River
Mike Guidry
Tommy Pellegrin
Travis Miller
Best Guide with Kids & Family
East of the Mississippi River
Bob Brandt
Chad Dufrene
Mike Gallo
Best Guide with Kids & Family
West of the Mississippi River
Bill Lake
Mike Guidry
Travis Miller
Fastest Fish Cleaning Guide
Frankie Fillet Roberts
Mike Guidry
Theophile Bourgeois
Best Reef Fishing Guide
Hunter Caballero
Lance Walker
Tommy Pellegrin
Best Kayak Guide
Brian Sherman
Danny Wray
Eric Muhoberac
Best Fly Fishing Guide
Shane Mayfield
Theophile Bourgeois
Ty Hibbs
Best Guide for Tarpon
Brandon Ballay
Coon Chouest
Chris Wilson

Sponsored Message

2016 Winners

Congratulations to the 2015 Louisiana Outdoors' Best Fishing Guides!

BEST FLY FISHING GUIDE
Theophile Bourgeois
2Shane Mayfield
3Ty Hibbs
BEST GUIDE FOR BASS
Kris Robert
2Charlie Thomason
3Jeremiah Strecker
Best Guide for Chasing Big Trout
Lake Pontchartrain/Biloxi Marsh
Dudley Vandenborre
2Mike Gallo
3Kris Robert
Best Guide for Chasing Big Trout
Delacroix/Hopedale/Shell Beach
Charlie Thomason
2Chad Dufrene
3Kerry Audibert
Best Guide for Chasing Big Trout
Lafitte
Theophile Bourgeois
2Donald F. Bourgeois
Best Guide for Chasing Big Trout
Venice
Brandon Carter
2Chris Wilson
3Brian Sherman
Best Guide for Chasing Big Trout
Cocodrie/Dularge/Grand Isle
Marty LaCoste
2Mike Guidry
3Joe Schouest & Sons
Best Guide for Chasing Big Trout
SW Louisiana
Jeff Poe
2Andrew Soileau
3Bruce Baugh
Best Guide for Filling the Box with Trout
Lake Pontchartrain/Biloxi Marsh
Mike Gallo
2John Falterman, Jr.
3Kris Robert
Best Guide for Filling the Box with Trout
Delacroix/Hopedale/Shell Beach
Charlie Thomason
2Chad Dufrene
3Kerry Audibert
Best Guide for Filling the Box with Trout
Venice/Empire/Lafitte
Chris Wilson
2Theophile Bourgeois
3Brandon Carter
Best Guide for Filling the Box with Trout
Cocodrie/Dularge/Grand Isle
Marty LaCoste
2Rob Dupont
3Bill Lake
Best Guide for Finding Slot Reds
Lake Pontchartrain/Biloxi Marsh
Kris Robert
2Mike Gallo
2John Falterman, Jr.
Best Guide for Finding Slot Reds
Delacroix/Hopedale/Shell Beach
Charlie Thomason
2Chad Dufrene
3Kerry Audibert
Best Guide for Finding Slot Reds
Cocodrie/Dularge
Marty LaCoste
2Travis Miller
Best Guide for Finding Slot Reds
Venice/Empire/Lafitte
Theophile Bourgeois
2Brian Sherman
3Shane Mayfield
Best Guide for Finding Slot Reds

Grand Isle/Leeville
Kip Plaisance
2Danny Wray
3Bobby Reagan'
Best Guide for a Reality TV Show
Theophile Bourgeois
2Charlie Thomason
3David "Boola" Landry
Best Guide for hitting the LA Grand Slam Trout, Red, Flounder, Bass
East of MS River
Chad Dufrene
2Charlie Thomason
3Mike Gallo
Best Guide for hitting the LA Grand Slam Trout, Red, Flounder, Bass
West of MS River
Ryan Lambert
2Theophile Bourgeois
3Jeff Fuscia
Best Guide for Putting Clients on Bruiser Reds
Lake Pontchartrain/Biloxi Marsh
Mike Gallo
2John Falterman, Jr.
3Kris Robert
Best Guide for Putting Clients on Bruiser Reds
Venice
Mike Frenette
2Brian Sherman
3Jeff Fuscia
Best Guide for Putting Clients on Bruiser Reds
Empire/Buras
Ryan Lambert
2Cody Obiol
3Shane Mayfield
Best Guide for Putting Clients on Bruiser Reds
Lafitte
Theophile Bourgeois
2Kevin Martin
3Scott Poche
Best Guide for Putting Clients on Bruiser Reds
Cocodrie/Dularge
Bill Lake
2Josh Ellender
Best Guide with Kids & Family
East of MS River
Charlie Thomason
2Mike Gallo
3Robert Brandt
Best Guide with Kids & Family
West of MS River
Brian Sherman
2Orin Lonadier
3Cade Thomas
Best Guide with Kids & Family
Cocodrie/Dularge
Tommy Pellegrin
2Travis Miller
3Rob Dupont
Best Guides for Instructing/Teaching
Mike Gallo
2Charlie Thomason
3Brian Sherman
BEST OFFSHORE GUIDE
Grand Isle
Bobby Terrebonne
2Lance Walker
3Albert Ballard
BEST OFFSHORE GUIDE
Venice
Hunter Caballero
2Peace Marvel
3Kevin Beach
BEST OFFSHORE GUIDE
Cocodrie
Tommy Pellegrin
2Lance "Lil Coon" Schouest, Jr.
3James "Cuda" Scheer
Fastest Fish Cleaning Guide
Frankie Roberts
2John Falterman, Jr.
3George Ricks

Sponsored Message

Sponsored Message