Captain Theophile Bourgeois
- Region: New Orleans West
- Telephone: (504) 341-5614
Captain Theophile Bourgeois runs and operates Bourgeois Fishing Charters. His charter organization is equipped with the best and finest technology to include a charter sea plane. There are a variety of package deals depending on your group size. Captain Bourgeois fishes for redfish, speckled trout and bass.
A Sea Plane fishing adventure is our newest and most exhilarating fishing adventure. Arrive and then take a seaplane ride to the fishing grounds of specks and reds (Chandelier Islands and Gosier Island). Wade fishing for specks and reds on top-water bait!
Capt. Theophile Bourgeois has been charter fishing for over 25 years and has built one of the premier charter companies in South Louisiana. Bourgeois Fishing Charters fishes over 5,500 people per year; many of them stay at The Cajun Vista Inn, with comfortable amenities, and traditional Cajun dishes served daily.
Capt. Theophile was named one of the "Top 50 Guides in the World" by Saltwater Magazine 2013 edition, and has helped thousands to enjoy their first trout or redfish ever! The team here at Bourgeois fishing charters keeps to Capt. Theophiles' tenets to deliver an angling adventure to exceed expectations.
Since 2012, Capt. Theophile began Seaplane Adventures to the barrier Islands to catch speckled trout and redfish. This adventure as quickly escalated to one of the most sought after angling adventures in South Louisiana, some call it a "bucket list" trip.
Capt. Theophile has become one of the most prominent charter Captains in the area, developing relationships with sports media, John Jackson (Out Of the Bayou), Oneil Williams (The Oneil Williams Show), Don Dubuc ( Don's radio shows) Gary Responi (Paradise Louisiana) and internationally established fishermen, such as Bill Dance.
Capt. Theophile has also helped promote the charter industry by supporting legislation to pass the Catch and Cook bill, which allows visitors to South Louisiana to have their catch cleaned and bagged and cooked at some of the finest restaurants in South Louisiana.
Come on down the bayou and let Bourgeois Fishing Chaters take you on a fishing trip of your dreams.