Posts tagged with 'Bass'

New Bass Record

A new record has been set for bass caught in New Orleans City Park.

On Wednesday, February 8, 2017, Anthony Mike caught a 9.1 lbs beauty bass using a 7" June Bug plastic worm. Fishing near the pier located off Scout Island, it was a banner day for him!

 Anthony, who currently lives in Lafitte, LA,  has been fishing in City Park for over fifteen years.  We will be giving Anthony...

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Say CHEESE, Fish!

Tim Z.

It's a good day to be a fisherman in New Orleans City Park (but, really, when ISN'T a good day!?)! City Parker, Tim Z., caught what we think to be a 7 lb Bass in a Park lagoon (we won't say which...can't give away the good fishing spot). The fish went back in the lagoon to live another day as City Park encourages catch and release fishing. Visit the Park'...

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Get Caught up in Fishing City Park : a BIG fish caught just moments ago!

Caught just moments ago!

City Park is great for fishing! There are many types of fish in our waterways and we encourage catch and release. Check out our Fishing Guide for more information. Grab your LA fishing licence and your gear and find a spot to fish along our 22 miles of shoreline. If you think you catch a record breaking fish, you'll need to follow these guidelines to get the info to the Park. 

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Tim Zissis & his Record Breaking Catch!

Tim Zissis & his Record Breaking Catch!

Tim Zissis loves to fish in City Park because it brings back memories of his childhood – fishing with his father and younger brother starting more than 35 years ago. Zissis’s father passed when he was only 16. The now the 44 year-old spends time at the park because he says it’s quality time with his dad. While Zissis enjoys making friends with other fishermen enjoying the park’s waterways, the New...

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