Specialty Trips

Louisiana Redfish  March 6th-9th, 2023   Only 3spots left

            Join Wildwood Float Trips in the Delta of the Mississippi River.  The Marsh in Louisiana is a remarkable place and so is the fishing.   Chasing big Bull Redfish in the fall should be on everyone’s bucket list.  No where in the world are the Redfish bigger and more plentiful than the Marshes of Louisiana.  We’ll be fishing out of the Hopedale Marina and staying in Chalmette LA.  Chalmette is centrally located between the Marsh and New Orleans.  This insures that the traveler can enjoy both with relative ease.  Cost for the trip is $2595 dbl occupancy.  A single room premium can be added.  Trip includes 5 nights lodging, 4 full days of guided fishing and lunch each day.

Itinerary  Fly to New Orleans on March 5th and check in at the Best Western in Chalmette LA.  The hotel is perfectly located between the Marsh in Hopedale and downtown New Orleans.

Fish the 6th thru the 9th each day.  After fishing we will drive into New Orleans to dine at one of the cities many outstanding restaurants.   With many years of experience on this trip we have many restaurants that we have enjoyed and you won’t be disappointed.

Fly out on the 10th and start your exercise program after all the fantastic food and fishing you have experienced.

El Pescador Belize  March 2nd-9th, 2024

     Join Wildwood Float Trips on the Flats of Belize.  We’ll be chasing Bonefish, Permit and Tarpon.  El Pescador is a fantastic lodge with the shot at completing the saltwater Grand Slam.  The accommodations and staff are outstanding.  El Pesacador is the perfect lodge for the beginning Saltwater angler to the experienced.  It’s an easy lodge to get to and is safe and reliable.  The cost of the trip is $5425 and is an all inclusive package.  Only thing not covered are travel and tips.    


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Trout Camp without the Camping  

Mid March- Early May

Join Wildwood Float Trips this Spring for Trout Camp without the camping. We fish the quiet Driftless Region of Minnesota. We stay at the beautiful Cedar Valley Resort just outside of Lanesboro, MN. Trips start in Mid March and run till the beginning of May. You can explore the great Spring Creeks of Minnesota with either a walk or wade trip or from the comfort of our Clackacraft drift boats.   Included in the package are breakfast and lunch the day of the trip, one night lodging the night before with full use of the lodge amenities, a full day of guided fishing and use of terminal tackle and flies.  Cost is $275 per person based on double occupancy.  Multiply day and person trips can be arranged.   Call or email for availability.

Everglades National Park Tarpon  May 8th-10th, 2023   Sold Out!!!!

Come and enjoy the national treasure that is Everglades National Park.   The Tarpon is the king of all game fish for the fly angler.  If you haven’t experienced the magic that Tarpon are you owe it to yourself.  The sheer excitement that they produce is second to none.  Our head guide is  Jason Sullivan the 2018 Orvis Endorsed Saltwater Guide of the Year.   He is a pros, pro.  A born and raised Floridian (No Snowbird Here) who knows the Everglades and Florida Bay like the back of his hand.  He and his crew will make sure your experience is a good one.  Cost of the trip is $2500.   This includes 3 days of fully guided fishing, 4 nights lodging, breakfast and lunch each day.


Smallmouth Trip from  Hell     jon luke bass 1

 June 19th-22nd, 2023   Sold Out!!!!  

Join Wildwood Float Trips for our annual smallmouth grand adventure.   The Smallmouth Trip from Hell.   No other Outfitter that we are aware of offers such a unique trip on some of the best Smallmouth rivers in the world.  This will be my sixth year in a row doing this trip. I have to say it is one of the highlights of my guiding season.

You may be wondering what the Smallmouth Trip from Hell is. It’s a four day guided trip, fishing four of the finest warm water fisheries in the country. We will tackle a different river each day of the journey. The rivers include the Mississippi, St. Croix, Flambeau/Chippewa and the Wisconsin.   Each river has its own personality and quirks. This is what makes the trip so much fun.

We will start this great adventure on the Mighty Mississippi River.  After we are done fishing the first day we load up our gear and boats and travel to the next destination. We will spend the night near the next day’s river. We keep this pace until we reach the last river on the fourth day. The itinerary for leg one of the trip, starting on the Mississippi River, is below. This will give you an idea of the logistics of the tour.

Day one: Fish the Upper Mississippi. When we are done, we travel to Grantsburg, WI.  Day two: Fish the National Wild and Scenic St. Croix River. Travel to Winter, WI.  Day three: Fish the Flambeau/Chippewa River. Travel to Merril, WI.  Day four: Fish the Wisconsin River. If you survive the Smallmouth Trip from Hell, feel free to go and get some rest.

The cost of the trip is $1,595 based on double occupancy. Included are lodging, guide fees, lunches, beverages on the boat, and use of terminal tackle.

If you would like more information on the trip please feel to call us, or shoot us an e-mail.


Minnesota Musky Weekend  Musky release

October 27th – 29th, 2023

Wisconsin is not the only state with quality river musky fisheries.  Minnesota has plenty to be proud of when it comes to river Muskies.   Minnesota doesn’t need to play second fiddle to anyone.  We have many large Muskies that make the Gopher state rivers their home. Each we put anglers on a river system that will provide them with the best opportunity to truly land a fish of a lifetime.   Many fish in the mid 40’s and above have been landed.  Minnesota is the land of the giants come and find out!

If you like a challenge, this trip may be for you.  It will test your patience and stamina as a fly angler.

The cost of the Trip is $1495 per angler.  This includes 3 days of guided fishing, lodging, use of terminal tackle and lunches and beverages on the river.


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Wildwood Float Trips



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