Atchafalaya Basin Fishing

The Atchafalaya Basin is large wetland/river ecosystem that generates incredible amounts of fish, and correspondingly good fishing in its many lakes, channels, coves, canals, bayous, and pockets. Species found in the Basin include sunfish, crappie, catfish, paddlefish, bass. Access points throughout the Basin are easy to find for bank fishing or to launch kayaks, canoes, fishing boats, and jon boats. More developed boat ramps are also found across the basin, making it easy to launch watercraft.

Atchafalaya Basin Fish: