March 2009

Pinky, the rare albino dolphin who has been spotted in the lake Calcasieu In Louisiana, USA. Photograph: Captain Erik Rue /Caters News Agency Ltd

Fishing Options And Rates

Standard Flat Rate

  • $600.00 per boat, per day Sunday  – Friday (1-3 people)
  • $625.00 per boat, per day Saturday only (1-3 people)
  • Trip includes  a full 8 hour day of guided inland saltwater fishing, fuel, ice on the boat & artificial lures.  An additional charge for live bait
  • Clients provide their own beverages and lunches on boat along with rod and reels
  • Meals may be provided upon request for an additional fee.


  • $600.00 per person per day for a party of 2.  A third angler can be included for an additional $600.00 (3 angler max)
  • Package includes dinner the night of arrival 
  • lodging night 1
  • breakfast the morning of your chartered fishing trip
  • a full day of guided inland saltwater fishing, fuel, ice and artificial lures (live bait for an additional charge) 
  • brown bag lunch and refreshments on the boat
  • Dinner night two
  • lodging night 2 

Rusty Byler,  founder

it all started with one cast

Jake and Corbin were headed on a fishing trip to the lake instead they made a last minute change of plans and headed to Hackberry to fish with Hackberry Trophy Charters.  After fishing just one day on lake Calcasieu with Captain Rusty Byler they are hooked.   

Hackberry Trophy Charters owner Captain Rusty Byler has devoted his life to giving each and every one of his clients the same amazing experience.



fishing Guides

Our seasoned guides can help you move from novice to advanced skills, keeping you safe all along the way. 

Fish your heart away

At Hackberry Fishing Camp & Marina and Hackberry Trophy Charters, we know about the amazing connection that can occur when man goes on the water and explores a whole new world. Let us guide you in that amazing journey.

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hackberry's most premier lodging, fishing guide services & marina perfectly suited for the avid sport fisherman

Hackberry is only a two and a half hour drive down I-10 from Houston.

Hackberry fishing camp & marina

&  Hackberry Trophy charters    

OCT  21

Johnsons group had a big haul...

Our season runs from March 1st thru December.

We are located in the TROPHY SPECKLED TROUT MECCA of Hackberry, Louisiana.