The fishing in Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana is top notch. There are many options for fishing guides that are willing to take you out, but if you are a seasoned veteran of these waters or just feeling adventurous, you are more than welcome to bring your own boat or other watercraft. In that case, you will need to know where to put in. Here is a link to a page on the Creole Nature Trail website that offers an interactive list that will sort out the boat launches in Southwest Louisiana according to water type such as, freshwater, saltwater, and brackish.
Find a boat launches. (http://www.creolenaturetrail.org/exploration/boat-launches)
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