Hosted Destination Travel

Guided Destination TravelWe're taking reservations now for our 2017 & 2018 destination trips. Get our your calendars and get ready to have some serious fun. Call us at 734-580-2102 any time, but read on...


WILDERNESS FLOAT FOR STEELHEAD ON THE DESCHUTES RIVER
OCT 9-11, 2017 - Limit 7 Cost $1275
Includes 2 nights, 3 fishing days • guides • all meals • luxury camping accommodations
Treat yourself to a 3-day, 32 mile float through a wild roadless canyon on the Deschutes River. Hosted by Lauren Kingsley, owner of The Painted Trout, you’ll be guided and rowed by Water Time Outfitters, one of the most experienced services on the river. Meals and camp (14’ wall tents) will be waiting for you as you fish and float to pre-determined dining & camping spots. Experience some of the most historic and coveted steelhead water in the US. Expert guides can help you with casting, rigging, fly selection and more. Swing wet and DRY flies to steelhead ranging from 5 to 20 pounds (averaging 6 to 8). Bring binoculars to view otter, mink, wild ponies, hawks, golden eagles, osprey or mule deer.
Here's a great video to tempt you:
$ 1275 includes your guided fishing, all permits (fishing license is extra), meals during the float (not alcohol), tents/cots, terminal gear and rods/reels if required and arranged prior to the trip.
More details can be found here.
INCLUDED upon request: fly casting lesson before the trip.   Call the shop and let me tell you about one of the best trips I've ever been on (Lauren).
Fine Print: Fishing License, tips, alcohol, waders, travel to and from Maupin and accommodations before and after the float are not included.

 

BELIZE FLATS FISHING, March 17 - 24, 2018  Cost $1995 (Non-fishing spouse $995)
Fishing Belize Tarpon
7 nights, 6 fishing days, 5 guided, 1 DIY
GUIDES • MEALS • DOUBLE ROOMS W/ PRIVATE BATH •
SNORKLE • SCUBA DIVE • SHOP • EXPLORE RUINS
INCLUDED upon request: fly casting lesson before the trip.
Click here for comprehensive gear list.
A mecca for flats fly fishing, this location offers tarpon, permit, bonefish, baracuda, jacks, snapper and snook. Ambergris Cay is also a favorite destination for scuba diving and snorkeling. Golf carts, kayaks, stand up paddleboards and bicycles are available to borrow to go out and explore the island. Lovely double occupancy rooms opens to a deck overlooking the private beach. We fly into Belize City and take a short flight to San Pedro where we'll be picked up by Lodge personnel.  Treat yourself to this wonderful late-winter get-away week at a fantastic price! Call 734-580-2102 to reserve a spot!

 

SALMON FLY HATCH WILDERNESS TROUT FISHING ON THE DESCHUTES RIVER
MAY 10-12, 2018 • Limit 7 • Cost  $1275
salmon fly hatch catch

2 Nights, 3 Fishing Days
 • GUIDES • MEALS • LUXURY CAMPING •

INCLUDED upon request: fly casting lesson before the trip.

This 3-day float takes us into the wilds of the Deschutes River where fishing is at its best. Remote sections of river, wild trout, and big rapids make this water among the most beautiful with the best dry fly action in the world. Luxurious water-side camps feature large 14'x14' canvas tents (with cots & pads), gourmet meals, relaxing by the campfire, great camaraderie, fish tales and more. The staff floats ahead to the designated camp site and prepares your lodging as well as setting up an extensive kitchen. Camping on the water also ensures that you can fish the very best parts of the hatch often right until dark and early in the morning if you like.
Now's your chance! It’s on your bucket list, so go for it!
Here's a great video that will convince you to join us. INCLUDED upon request: fly casting lesson before the trip. Call the shop and let me tell you about one of the best trips I've ever been on (Lauren).

More details can be found here.

Fine Print: Fishing License, tips, alcohol, waders, travel to and from Maupin and accommodations before and after the float are not included.
Call the shop for details: 734-580-2102

ALASKA!  Naknek River July 29 - Aug 5, 2018

$2995 - Katmai Tropy Lodge

Go for rainbow, char, grayling, pinks, chums, sockeye, pike and kings. Silvers start arriving in August, so we might get even more lucky.  This trip only has 4 spaces left as of this writing (August 2017).

http://katmaitrophylodge.net

More details and images to come!