2,500 mile Fishing Adventure – PART 3: Fishing Louisiana! (Catfish, Frogs and Crawfish!)
a lot of you at home wonder Luke how do you do it all this traveling with three small children that must be exhausting and I love is it oh I'm a big ball of you MINIX wet I dunno but we're having fun anyways just roll with it but a rate we got to get everything packed we started off with so much room.
In the back of this car we were so proud of ourselves it is absolutely to the gills if we get in a car right it'll take the jaws of life to pry us free from our luggage oh but we're gonna go to Baton Rouge Louisiana first for me and I think I have first for you all right to Louisiana everybody in Louisiana we had no plans to do that.
Gentlemen three hours ago cowboy boots I saw your dad got you some oh my goodness look at that place head that's crazy daddy wants to check the water out well our friends live on this long and skinny Lake and we do not have a clue what lives in this Lake they told me it's stocked but they don't fish they don't know what it's stocked with presume it's.
Got Basinger but I am very curious to see what's in this Lake and see if we can catch something because if we could that would be way cool whoo it is hot right now Oh feels like it's in the 90s you might get ourselves situated and unpacked once it cools down a little bit then all right guys so we're here with the levant.
And they say they have an awesome place to eat here Baton Rouge she wants it in this place Sammy's okay we're gonna go check out Sammy's you guys ready all right we got seven kids and for adults we are going to destroy this place okay Lee what's good here man what's good the crawfish is good.
Fried green tomatoes alligator bites and fried pickles there this is gonna be good you know got some alley here tomato I got fried pork chops with beans and rice and cornbread crawfish etouffee look at that that looks delicious well guys we have tore it up here man this is excellent food.
And Beck has got some dessert here it's a blueberry white chocolate deep-fried bread pudding that's that's pretty amazing guys we got ourselves not one not two but many doggy bags this is the definition of eyes bigger than your stomach and my stomach is very big today well you guys get a good night's rest.
And be really good boys so we can go and have adventures tomorrow good night it's a gorgeous morning and it is not too hot quite yet but man it's getting there quickly it's about 7:00 in the morning and that feels like it's already in the 70s maybe low 80s it's gonna get up close to a hundred today I'm sure but damn I really quick throw some rods out.
And see if we can't catch something out of this little lake behind the house try that out see what happens good morning Nathan do you want to catch a fish let's see what we got at the bull head okay hold it kind of squeeze a little bit congratulations Acadia is that your first catfish yeah all right nice little bull head there.
You go hey Abigail come here hey relighted oh that's a nice fish see that's the biggest one we've seen so far keep your rod up in the air put your rod tip over there like that yeah there it is well Gigi congratulations that is a respectable bass that feels like he's two pounds maybe three look good job.
Shall we put him back all right did you let's go there yeah let's hope let's put him back watch the throw him back put him in gently there we go hold on go ahead and reel that sucker in oh it's a bluegill yeah bluegill look at that get is this.
Fun you join this yeah this is a fun place you guys could catch a lot of fish back here well guys we had an absolute ball the girls had a great time I knew that was the first fish for a lot of them but we're out of bait so that's it but they were telling me that they didn't have any fishing gear and so I'm gonna do a little something I'm gonna.
Run to Walmart and I'm gonna go get them some cheap little rod and reel combos and get them all set up to fish this spot so they come down here and fish in their backyard wherever they want to Wow look at that yeah that's gravedigger yeah if you're gonna buy a little setup for kids and you want to do a really nice one these.
Epico doc Diamond deluxe is hard to beat for the price all right we can't forget a pink tackle box - that's gonna be good I'm excited to show them this fishing gear I think they're gonna like it check these out I'll show you how to use it instead of electronic bite alarms we're gonna go old-school we got a fork stick all right.
There we go and throw it okay there you go you reel it in you know put it on your little rod holder like dad okay but a big fin if a fish comes along it'll grab it and pull into the water so take this other stick put it right there and shove it down the ground and the fish grabs it can't take it away got it okay you come.
In you catch anything you start hollering we'll come out and help you get it off the hook sweating man giving you a I'm gonna miss you we are going to have a truly Cajun Bayou experience we are going to spend all night hunting frogs crawfish catfish the.
Whole thing we are going to be out in the Bayou all night long doing what we were meant to do all time we meet mr. Kevin oh man look at that that's a nice setup well you know one up good good tom thanks guys we were here at the Cajun experience base camp and this is blowing my mind I kind of signed up for this.
Without really knowing what I was getting into but I came out here and this is an amazing base camp we got three of these houseboats kind of tied together here and check this out folks look at this got a great dining area here kitchen getting prepared up all your food got fishing rods all sorts of stuff check.
This out got on a nice guest cabin here oh I see cooled air conditioning it's like 95 degrees outside right now we got a nice bathroom and shower kitchen and dining area here and look at this got a bunch of bunk beds brand-new Union Tommy are the first people to stay in it.
And look at this this is amazing folks I if I hadn't known gonna be this nice I would have brought Becca and Jacob and all of them well guys here in a few minutes we're gonna go off and get some crawfish and I haven't caught and eating my own crawfish in years and I am so jazzed to.
Do this okay but oh yeah that's that's the money right there pulling that one up all by yourself buddy Tommy are you having a ball catching these crawdads Tommy was not so jazzed on touching these at first but he has really come around look at that excited to eat these anytime you want to rate this out.
That's an alligator you'd like it is it tasty my son who is 5 years old and only likes 3 things in the whole world just finished off like a full basket of alligator holy mackerel we're gonna have to make some alligator at home if this is iffy there's one thing to get a DJ now she always oh my goodness hopeful guys check.
This out I don't think you get better food man these fresh products a lot of minutes ago look it out over the Bayou this is pretty nice well guys we just finished an awesome dinner and we got a few hours before sunset we're gonna throw out a couple jug lines here for catfish see what happens Tommy's in natural throwing jug.
Lines here he's showing up his old man here ready buddy this is juggling we got a pool noodle here got a little three-way not that looks like about a six on hook here and some paracord at the end of the paracord we got a bit of anger buddy way to go taking them out all right man let's go get you a nap.
got it that's my very first alligator gar ain't setting any records but man it was totally jump clean out of the water that is a wicked set of chompers oh yeah yeah I've got a heart sheet tongue you're lucky I'm a merciful and benevolent fisherman here you Tommy buddy oh you already go frog hunting.
Alright guys it's midnight on the opening day of frog hunting season and we are excited we are excited I've been wanting to do this for a long time and Tommy's pretty jazzed to right now with goose around checking our jug lines and these headlamps are amazing we can see into the bayou and looking for the little eyes of the.
Frogs we're gonna try to drive up on them and grab them with our hands you can also see alligator eyes and all sorts of creepy crawlies it's this is really cool being out here at night there's something kind of green shining right there spider spider eyes that is awesome put him in that hole there you go buddy.
Guys I just caught my first bullfrog I am so stoked I got I got my bullfrog skunk off all right guys this is on like Donkey Kong there is so much awesome stuff out here that I just can't get on film to the darkness and I mean we're seeing thousands of spider eyes in the grass.
Spider eyes it's crazy and we alligators everywhere and we're just having a ball oh yeah healthy he's all yours apparently I'm only good to get him in the boat Tommy high five she doing great buddy okay you gotta gotta stay hydrated this is hardcore froggen slap slap frogs lamp.
bro absolutely yeah look at a big old alley here this is pretty cool that you gonna spend a Thursday night catching frogs with your dad in the Bayou did you have an awesome time come on there we go but I love frogs oh oh look at these look at the size of these suckers check that beast out man.
we're gonna eat those Wow now Tommy we told you we're gonna eat a buddy oh look at that that is soft soft meat probably fish - whoo and let it go there you oh man that's good look at that that is a pile of food right there alright guys.
Here's my very very first frog leg here I know it's a cliche but does it taste like taking does it more tender than chicken that's for sure how do I think even my wife's gonna like that thank you very much it has been an amazing night and I am exhausted about 2:30 in the morning and I've got a belly full of fried frog fried catfish and crawfish.
And Tommy's totally zoned out so I'm gonna get some sleep and I will see you guys in the morning well guys got a little shut-eye last night woke up nice and refreshed and this is my view outside the bunkhouse I can't emphasize enough guys how awesome of it an experience this was and how family-friendly this is the boat rides.
Amazing the scenery is amazing the bunkhouse is comfortable and nice and air-conditioned you know if you're not into frog hunting if you don't even want to touch a frog you could come out here and have a ball and eat delicious food and just wake up to this so if you want to try this out guys look up Cajun experience this company is amazing and.
You've got to go with these guys before they figure out they're grossly under charging you yeah this is very very affordable I'll put links in the description to the Facebook page their websites the whole thing so check it out guys man these guys know how to treat a fellow got breakfast bacon and eggs and rolls not a bad way.
To end the lovely trip delegator Oh sit down but it's an alligator I got a feeling we will be hearing that for the next 18 hours a drive Tommy that was awesome that was probably the most fun I've ever had on a fishing trip you have a good time buddy so you ready to go see mommy and Nathan.
Jacob all right well guys I am exhausted but there is no rest for the wicked and we are gonna go out to an alligator park I'm gonna try and ever remain upright Nicole I think it's important you know that I school the crap out of your daughters and businessing along trivia.
We're here at Cajun village in Baton Rouge Louisiana apparently they have beignets alligators and souvenirs a trifecta of things that we are all interested in today this is a beignet right here it's a deep-fried pastry with lots of sugar on it very traditional down here in Louisiana I'll leave that big guy.
Well the alligators were way cool now we're gonna go check out the souvenir shop all right Becky you wanna try these frog legs the key is just to imagine what it looked like when it was alive and then bite in all right guys I got a young lady here who really wants to do some fishing so with our last night here.
We're gonna get her a fish on her fishing gear sure just wash your hands really good afterwards gentle all right come on here pull them up the bigger one look at him all right there we go nice little ball head okay there we go fishing at nights a lot better than fishing in the middle of the day isn't it.
So you think you can do this on your own catch fish on your own I bet you can't - well we had a great time cooking up frog legs catching fish on the back yard but it is late I'm exhausted the kids are already past their bedtime which was a massive strategic error on my part but we shall get a good night's rest and then tomorrow we're heading to Virginia.
Hey guys we're here at Frank's and we're gonna grab some breakfast this place looks pretty hoppin so some pretty high expectations but let's load up on some food all right guys got breakfast here my boy Payton man is helping me out got too much food we got blueberry stuffed.
French toast we've got sweet potato pancakes normal pancakes that's a biscuits and gravy and grits and eggs man we're ready to roll we are sad to leave but it is time to go oh my goodness 16 hours 15 minutes babe you ready to do this all right if you'd like to see more great outdoor boys videos including all.
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