Capt Rich Whitner’s Flyfishing Guide Service of Southeast Louisiana is now listed with

September 08, 2006 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News
Capt Rich Whitner’s is one of Southeast Louisiana's Premier Fly Fishing Guide Services. Capt Rich is centrally located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He knows all the great fly fishing spots from LaFitte to Venice, Louisiana. Anglers will enjoy the finest Redfishing the south has to offer. Capt. Rich Whitner just signed on with
It really is a thrill to cast to tailing and cruising Redfish in Louisiana's scenic bayous. The word bayou originated from the term bayuk, the Louisiana French word for "small stream" By definition, a bayou is a watercourse, usually the offshoot of a river or lake in a lowland area. It is a sluggish or stagnant creek, frequently flowing through swamp terrain. The term is used mainly when referring to areas in the delta region (the area near the mouth) of the Mississippi River. A fly fishing day with Capt Rich will also be a great eco tour of the great bayou areas of Louisiana.

When in Baton Rouge or New Orleans area on business or pleasure Capt Rich is available for single anglers or groups of up to 10. In addition to Redfish you can chase Speckle Trout, Flounder, Sheephead, Blackdrum, Jacks and many more. Capt Whitner will take clients on eco tours of the great bayous of Louisiana – wonderful bird-watching too.
Whether you are experienced or a beginner Capt Rich Whitner will show you a great angling day. Groups or single anglers are welcome. has established affiliations with Orbitz, Hot Wire, Budget Car Rental, Delta Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Travelex Insurance, Medjet Assist, Patagonia, REI, Ex-Officio and many helpful websites such as The Weather Channel, Map-Quest, Moon & Tide Charts and the US State Department.

Gary Eblen and Peter Blackman owners of American Fly Fishing Co. have been operating a full-service retail fly fishing shop for over ten years. Very early in the e-commerce era they started, which has become one of the internet’s most successful e-commerce sites. They are recommended on-line dealers with Sage, Scott, Redington, Winston and Simms; the major manufacturers in the fly fishing industry. To learn more visit or email