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FROM THE SPECKLED TROUT CAPITAL OF THE WORLD
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Hackberry Rod & Gun
485 Lake Breeze
Hackberry, LA 70645

888.762.3391 - office

337.802.2407 - cell

 

2017/2018 WATERFOWL SEASON ENDS IN SLOW FASION

As good as the first split of this season was the second split was just that slow. Many factors were cited for the last part of the season that included food, weather, and a few others. Personally in my opinion most of the problem was follow though. We harvested over 5000 of the fast flying birds that hit the the water this year and we want to say thanks all of the hunters from all over the united states that came to our lodge and contribute to the count. Here are a few pictures from the last few days: See all the rest by clicking here.

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DUCK SEASON IS OVER AND IT'S TIME TO GO CATCH SOME BIG TROUT

January, February until mid-March is big trout time not to mention that right now the redfish action is STUPID. Here lately it's taking longer to get to the fishing hole that is does to get a limit of the big red fighters. Berkley Gulp and Hackberry Hustler soft plastics tipped with a piece of shrimp is the ticket. Get it on the bottom and hold on. Call the DUCKETTS at 888.762.3391 and get a spot to get in on some of this very hot action.

Historically these cold fall months produce some of our largest trout catches either wading or drifting on the shallow flats in Lake Calcasieu. Our very special fishing trip pricing is available some in January and all of February. This is drive in fully guided fishing trip or you can book a room and spend the night here at the lodge.

HERE IS A REALLY SPECIAL OFFER. STAY AT THE LODGE AND BRING YOUR OWN BOAT. DOCK IT AT OUR PIER AND YOU ARE READY TO GO ON YOUR OWN EARLY IN THE MORNING. CALL TOLL FREE AT 888.762.3391 FOR PRICING.

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HACKBERRY "DUCK OFF" BEGINS AT 9:00 THIS COMING SATURDAY

Every year for the last 20 years we sponsor a fund raiser for our high school here in Hackberry. Attached is a short 30 second spot telling you all about it. Bring your shot gun, appetite and come have some fun in Hackberry next Saturday.

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DUCK OFF

Call all your friends & tell 'em to get the ducks a cookin'! It's time for the:

20th Annual

Saturday January 27, 2018
Hackberry Community Center
For More info call: 337-762-3391

Skeet shooting - 9 AM
Quarter Bingo- 10 AM
Duck Cook Off - 6PM *$500.00 Cash Prize

Saturday Night 6 PM Hackberry Community Center
T-shirts, Food, Silent & Live Auctions, & DJ.
Make tracks on over to the Duck Off!


THE 43RD HOUSTON FISHING SHOW THAT YOU WON'T WANT TO MISS

The show will open on Wednesday February 28th at George R. Brown convention and run through Sunday March 4th. As most of you know this is the best pure fishing show in the country. Outfitters from all over the world will be represented along with all of the major fishing tackle manufactures of rods, reels and baits.

NOW HERE'S SOME GOOD NEWS - Several members of our guide staff will be on hand in the booth all 5 days to talk fishing and hunting with you. Come by the booth and visit with you some of the best professional guides on the coast,

AND HERE'S SOME MORE GOOD NEWS - we will be offering our famous FISHING SHOW SPECIAL TRIP during the show. That's right on selected days all the way until October 31st you and 2 of your friends can fish at the "Speckled Trout Capitol of the world" for just $950.00 The price is all inclusive for 3 people and includes all meals, all lodging and a fully guided 8 hour fishing trip with lunch and drinks on the boat.

WE HAVE ADDED BACK SPECIAL FISHING DAYS IN MAY, JUNE & OCTOBER

FREE FISHING SHOW TICKETS

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WORLD CLASS SPORT FISHING IN COSTA RICA

We are excited to recommend the most respected charter boat operation in all of Costa Rica. Maverick Sportfish, www.mavericksportfish.com is located on the Central Pacific coast about an hour west of San Jose and operates out of the famous Los Suenos Resort and Marina.  Our friends will provide you with a world class fishing experience that you will find awesome.


THIS WEEKS YUMMY RECIPE

View in our recipe book here

Banana Peanut Butter Brownie Pizza

  • One 21-1/2 ounce package brownie mix
  • One 8 ounce package cream cheese, softened
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter
  • 3 large bananas, peeled and sliced
  • 1/4 cup peanuts, chopped
  • 2 squares semi-sweet chocolate (optional)
  • 2 teaspoons butter

Preheat oven to 270F. Prepare brownie mix as directed. Spread batter evenly in greased 12 inch pizza pan. Bake, then cool.

Mix cream cheese, sugar, and peanut butter with electric mixer on medium speed until blended well. Spread mixture over brownies. Arrange banana slices over cream cheese mixture, sprinkle peanuts. Cook chocolate and butter in heavy sauce pan on very low heat, stirring constantly. When completely melted drizzle over peanuts.


My Thought

"Give me the grace to see a joke, to get some humor out of life, pass it on to other folks, and never regret anything that makes me smile"

 

Have a great week and remember "Ya Shoulda been here yesterday"

Poohdreaux