To bring you the content we cover we work with many industry partners throughout Louisiana. For some we simply cover their work or feature them in our magazine. For others we are faithful consumers of their products. Regardless of our affiliation we aren't here to tell you what to buy, but rather provide for your consideration Louisiana products with no pressure! If you see something you like, go check them out by clicking their logo. Be sure to tell them you saw them on Bassin' In The Boot first! As always, Geaux Fish Louisiana!
Lakeview Lodge is a family business owned and operated by Angel & Paul Rogers. Getting its name from the awesome view of Lake Concordia, Lakeview Lodge is a great place for everyone. The mission of Lakeview Lodge is to provide guests with a premier, economically priced lodging facility, that is always clean, comfortable and well maintained, staffed by friendly knowledgeable and efficient people. Lakeview Lodge is located on the south end of beautiful Lake Concordia, an oxbow of the Mississippi river. Lakeview Lodge is a wonderful place to spend your vacation. If you are looking for a fishing & vacation lodge, look no further. Call and book your next vacation with Lakeview Lodge.
Whether fishing Lake St. John, Lake Concordia, or any other water bodies in the area, U-PAK of Ferriday, LA offers a one-stop-shop for all your on the water needs. With ethanol free gas, live bait, tackle, rods, ice, and COLD beer, U-PAK is your convenience store for all your Bassin' needs in the area. Next time your passing through stop by and tell them you saw them on Bassin' In The Boot!
Bryan's Marine is a family owned and operated business serving the "Miss-Lou" area, and is based in Vidalia, LA. Bryan's Marine carries one of the largest inventories in the "Miss-Lou," boasting names such as Pheonix Bass Boats, Lowe, Xpress, Bennington Pontoons, Veranda Pontoons, Nitro Boats, Sun Tracker, Tracker Boats, and Weld Craft. They also carry an extensive parts inventory and offer exceptional on-site service with their "Mercury Premier Service" and "Yamaha 5-star Certification". Bryan's Marine also offers boating accessories, and carries a full lineup of Tackle. Next time you are in the market, look up Bryan's Marine for a quality ride and competitive pricing.
Tangi Fishing Rods is a family owned and operated business located in Tangipahoa Parish Louisiana. Their passion for fishing is strong and this passion has carried over to their rod building. TFR doesn't have custom in its name, but every rod is hand made to exact specifications, giving you a custom rod. Each rod is built on the spine of the blank and the guides are placed in the correct spacing to make them some of strongest, best casting rods you will ever own. Contact Tangi Fishing Rods and Tame The Monsters!
Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana
Bringing boats back to life ... 1 bottle at a time
Do you miss the sparkle and shine your boat had when it rolled off the showroom floor? Would you love to look out your window and be blinded by the sparkling glare reflected off your boat? Cajun Boat Balm can make that dream a reality for you and your boat!!!
So Quick & Easy
Cajun Boat Balm is easily applied. Simply wipe down the outside of your boat for instant results. The treatment will last roughly 3 to 4 weeks. It will take less than 15 minutes to apply and the results will last around a month. Depending on the size of your boat, you can get 6-8 treatments per bottle.
With over 20 years of experience, Cajun Outboards is Louisiana’s premiere marine dealership providing customers with one of the best lineup of boats under one roof including Skeeter, Phoenix, Blazer, Shearwater, Avenger, Blazer Bay, and South Bay Pontoon Boats. Cajun Outboards has also partnered with two of the best outboard manufactures in Yamaha and Mercury to provide a limitless range of power options for your boat. In addition, they feature a showroom stocked with marine accessories and equipment allowing you to even further customize your boat and their service department is dedicated to getting you back on the water as quickly possible.
Z’s Tackle is a family owned and operated business in Lutcher, LA focusing on providing the finest selection of fish catching tackle in the area. Z’s Tackle carries a one of a kind selection specifically geared to fishing the “Basin,” including hard to find colors, and a one of a kind Zematoma color Missile Baits “D Bomb.” Conveniently collocated in Tompkins Pharmacy in the heart of Lutcher, Z’s Tackle is stocked to serve all your bass fishing needs.
Since 1963 Pro Gator Boats has been hand crafting high performance boats. This makes them one of the longest running and most dependable lines in the industry. Pro Gator patented the double hull construction design in the early 1970’s and has been built every boat with it since. This means unparalleled safety and security for you. Pro Gator Boats are 100% composite construction with only the highest quality materials and proven construction methods. They don’t cut corners in production and never will. Because of the incredible pride of Pro Gator staff and employees, Pro Gator Boats stands behind every boat with a limited lifetime structural warranty and the ONLY 10 year stump warranty in the industry.
Nothing rules the water like a Gator!
Morris Marine is Northeast Louisiana's largest inventory dealer for boats and outboards with the best variety. Featuring boats from G3, Vexus, SeaArk, Caymas, and Skeeter Boats, and outboards from Mercury, Suzuki, and Yamaha Outboards. Morris Marine is located at 410 Downing Pines Road in West Monroe, LA. Contact Morris Marine for all of your sales and service needs in Northeast Louisiana.
West Monroe, LA
Shongaloo Outdoors is committed to bringing superior quality products to the average outdoorsman at affordable prices. Like the cypress tree that stands tall protecting the bank from the running water, Shongaloo Outdoors was forged in the hills and swamps of Louisiana to outfit you with products that stand the test of time while protecting your bank!
What started as a hobby has developed into a learned craft for Bayou Built Custom Rods. After being tired of the lack of options at the box store, Mark Collins set out to get everything he wanted out of a rod by custom building them himself. In 2019 Bayou Built Custom Rods was formed so the many custom rod requests from those other than family and friends could be satisfied. Bayou Built specializes in custom, from simple to wild, and basic to extravagant. Get what you want out of your rods, get Bayou Built!
Bryant's Custom Jigs is based in Alexandria, Louisiana and is a family owned and run business. With a focus in crafting custom jigs, Mr. Larry Bryant and Family also create custom spinnerbaits, vibrating jigs, and much more. Bryant's Custom Jigs was covered in the May 2019 Edition of Bassin' In The Boot.
Tired of store bought rods and components failing? Contact Sinister Fishing to build you something on some of the finest blanks around all tied together, with American Tackle components to give you a superior rod. #BustEmOnaCustom
Anything Outdoors Helping Kid’s, "AO” is a nonprofit 501(c)-3 founded in 2016 by Preston's father, Jacob Heath, to help local St. Jude kids and their families. Jacob and Renee knew once Preston recovered, they wanted to help other families in the same situation that they were in. AO allows them to help other families through apparel sales, Facebook auctions and fundraisers. AO is able to provide families with monetary donations, and soon they will include hunting and fishing trips for the children. Their hope is that Preston and his two brothers, Jude and Brantley, will continue to help local St. Jude kids and their families, through the Anything Outdoors Helping Kid’s organization.
St. Amant, LA
What started as a hobby and love of fishing, turned into a passion for superior fishing products! From 2017 to present Southern Punch has specialized in tungsten Flipp’n & Punch’n products and apparel. Check out this Louisiana company next time you need to stock up on gear to punch the mats.
WHAT STARTED AS TWO FRIENDS CREATING BAITS FOR PERSONAL USE HAS TURNED INTO A BUSINESS REACHING FISHERMAN ACROSS THE US. OUR GOAL IS TO PRODUCE HIGH QUALITY BAITS AT AFFORDABLE PRICES. WE ARE GRATEFUL FOR YOUR INTEREST IN OUR PRODUCTS, AND WE ARE EXCITED FOR THE FUTURE OF JABOOM BAIT COMPANY! FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK AND INSTAGRAM FOR THE LATEST NEWS!