• (985) 643-2848
  • 726 Old Spanish Trail
  • Slidell, LA

Frequently asked questions we've received over the years.

What kind of fishing is popular in the area?

Inshore fishing is popular, especially fishing for speckled trout and redfish, but also flounder, black drum, sheepshead and more.

In fact, several state record speckled trout were caught not far from Gus’ Tackle & Nets!

Does Gus' Tackle carry baitcasting reels?

Yes! We carry many round and low profile baitcasting reels, everything from Abu Garcia to Shimano to 13 Fishing.

Do you sell pre-rigged rods and reels?

We absolutely do. If it isn’t already put together we can do that for you.

Does Gus' Tackle spool fishing line?

Absolutely! We have the equipment to quickly and effectively pack fishing line onto both baitcasting and spinning spools.

What other equipment does Gus' Tackle offer besides fishing tackle?

We sell various traps for crabs, minnows and more. We also have fish cleaning equipment and fishing apparel. If you can think of it, we have it. Come on by and see what we have!

How do I get to Gus' Tackle?

Take Exit 263 off of I-10. If you are coming from New Orleans you will need to take a left at the bottom of the off ramp. If you are coming from I-10 South you will need to take a right. Gus Tackle is a little over a mile on your right.

For smart phone users, our address is:

726 Old Spanish Trail
Slidell, LA 70458