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Grande Isle

Tucked away between the Gulf of Mexico and Barataria and Caminada Bays in Louisiana is Grand Isle. This beautiful island and its enticing beaches are considered among the premier vacation destinations in the American south, with ample opportunities fishing, boating and relaxing by the sea.

Anglers will quickly discover just how much excellent Louisiana fishing Grand Isle has a lot to offer. Nearly 50 species of game fish can be caught within a brief boat ride of Grand Isle, including tuna, tarpon, red fish and speckle trout. For those who want to surf fish, Grande Isle’s 10 miles beach are heaven on earth.

Grand Island is also home to Louisiana’s only state-owned/operated beach on the Gulf Coast. Some 300,000 visitors flock to Grand Isle State Park every year to enjoy the ocean and camp near the beach. While visitors must pay a reasonable fee to use the park, few people complain; it is, after all, one of the best beaches in the region!