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Welcome to Da Bayou Experience!

Where Memories Are Waiting to Be Reeled In

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Cast Your Cares Away in Our Waterside Retreat

At Da Bayou Experience, we believe in the magic of every cast. Whether you're an experienced angler seeking the thrill of the catch or a nature enthusiast yearning for an authentic wildlife encounter, our camp welcomes all who seek a true bayou experience.


With the best fishing around, our well-equipped retreat provides everything you need for an angler's paradise. From saltwater fishing to the excitement of nighttime dock fishing, catch a diverse array of fish species, including catfish, croakers, drum, flounder, garfish, pen-fish, oyster fish, redfish, speckled trout and stingrays. Whether you're a seasoned pro or a beginner, we'll guide you to unforgettable catches and memories.

Dine & Unwind

Delight in authentic Creole cuisine with three daily meals prepared by a skilled local chef, showcasing Louisiana's flavors. Unwind in our secluded bayou fishing camp, accessible only by boat, featuring air-conditioned bedrooms, serene dock space, and picturesque views for a truly relaxing escape.


Beyond fishing and dining, there's a world of excitement to explore at our fishing camp. Set off on bayou adventures and immerse yourself in outdoor activities that embrace the essence of nature. With Captain Watson as your welcoming host, your bayou adventure promises to be a true journey into the heart of Louisiana.

Coming Soon: Capt. Watson's Live Shrimp & Crabs

Prepare for a fresh seafood experience as Captain Watson's Live Shrimp & Crabs arrives at Happy Jack Marina. Offering the finest catches, from shrimp to crabs, this new venture promises an exceptional dining experience. Stay tuned and get ready to enjoy delicious seafood straight from the waters. For inquiries, call 504-360-4056.

Cast, Catch, and Cherish: Create Everlasting Memories

Book today and treat yourself or your loved ones to an enchanting fishing camp experience like no other!