About Your Guide
James Morgan has been crappie fishing for over 40 years. He began tournament fishing three years ago and has been a three time Bass Pro Shop Crappie Masters National qualifier every year thus far. In the 2016 National Championship, he finished in the top 25% against some of the best crappie teams in the nation. He has been fishing Lake D'arbonne for twenty years, and has worked with Karl Kolanka of Krappie Kings and Russ Bailey of Brushpile Fishing to film several shows on the lake. James works closely with Crappie Masters and was instrumental in bringing them to Lake D'Arbonne for its first tournament in 2015 and again for the first ever Louisiana State Championship tournament in 2016. Click here to read more from the Louisiana Sportsman on James' fishing endeavors on Lake D'Arbonne.
4 HOUR TRIP - $250 | 8 HOUR TRIP - $350
*Prices are for one to two anglers
*An additional $50 is applied for a third angler (3 angler maximum)
What to Bring
Clients should bring clothing and gear suitable for weather conditions (i.e. rain gear, jackets, sunscreen, polarized sunglasses, etc.). James will provide the boat, fuel, all tackle, and bottled water. Clients may bring other drinks and snacks as desired. No alcohol please.
About Lake D'Arbonne
Lake D'Arbonne is located near the town of Farmerville in north-central Louisiana. It spans over 15,000 acres and is known among fisherman for its very fertile ecosystem. D'Arbonne has an abundance of natural cover helping to support continuous generations of healthy populations of game fish, including crappie, bass, and catfish. Lake D'Arbonne has been ranked among the top ten lakes in the country for catching trophy crappie.