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Best of Belize by Yellow Dog Flyfishing Adventures
THE BEST OF BELIZE This is the biggest door prize offered by the Fly Fishing Show and Yellowdog Flyfishing Adventures for 2016! Nine days for two people, fishing three of the best lodges in all of Belize! Spend three nights and enjoy two full days of fishing at Turneffe Flats, El Pescador Lodge and Belize River Lodge. All-inclusive package for two (2) anglers that includes all lodging, all meals, all guided fishing, local transfers, taxes and GST’s. Package does not include international flights to Belize City, bar tab and alcohol, Belizean fishing license (can be purchased at lodge, $25.00 USD), Gratuities for Guides and staff, items purchased at gift shop/tackle shop, flies, leaders and terminal tackle (can be purchased at tackle shops), additional diving and non-fishing activities, and rental equipment
Dates of trip: September 21 – September 30, 2016
All arrangements and logistics set up and handled by Yellow Dog Flyfishing Adventures. Trip Value $$10,561.96
Tsimane Lodge / Untamed Angling (click for details)
Enjoy a trip to Tsimane Lodge in Bolivia for one by Untamed Angling. In Tsimane, fresh water fishing reaches its pinnacle. It is a new challenge introducing the wildest version of Dorado, undoubtedly the most powerful and beautiful fish which can be faces with a fly rod. Every week, groups of anglers – staying in full comfort luxurious Jungle Lodges and Headwaters Camps, which offer the best international cuisine – set off every morning in boats specially developed for this environment, led by an expert Dorado fly-fishing guide and a native assistant for each boat.
Trip Value: $7600
Pesca Maya Fishing Lodge (click for details)
5 Nights/ 6 Days Fishing Package for 2 to Pesca Maya Fishing Lodge in Ascension Bay Quintana Roo Mexico. Pesca Maya Fishing Lodge opened its doors on January 1996 and has quickly become one of the Yucatan’s most popular fishing destinations and with good reason. The lodge is located 90 miles south of Cancun in the 1.3 million acre Sian Ka’an (Mayan for “where the sky is born”) Biosphere Reserve. Situated on a long, narrow strip of barrier beach, the lodge is virtually surrounded by water. To the east lies the blue Caribbean and a few hundred yards off shore, the Palancar Barrier Reef which stretches from southern Belize to north of Cancun. On the western side lies the vast “El Rio” system of flats, channels and mangrove. 10 miles to the north is the famed inlet through the barrier beach known locally as the “Boca”. And 4 miles to the south lies the incomparable Ascension Bay. The entire area boasts some of the Caribbean’s greatest flats fishing for bonefish, excellent fishing for permit, fishing for snook, fishing for tarpon and other species, as well as reef and offshore fishing (in season).
Trip Value: $5524
Alaska Peninsula Fishing Trip by EPIC Angling & Adventure (click for details)
Enjoy a 6 day 7 night “mid season” trip for 1 to Alaska Wilderness SAFARI (owned/operated by EPIC Angling & Adventure) located on the remote and rugged Pacific coast of the Alaska Peninsula. For over 20 years, this comfortable camp has provided anglers a truly unique alternative to the typical fly fishing lodge – no crowds, world-class fishing, a genuine atmosphere, spectacular scenery and daily wildlife viewing. Located literally ¼ mile from the salt water our specialty is hard-hitting, ocean-fresh fish and fishing diversity – you can stream fish for sea-run dollies, sight cast to salmon off a sandy beach, and throw flies to halibut all in the same week! Package does not include commercial air to King Salmon, lodging Friday night prior to trip, fishing license or gratuity. Dates subject to availability.
Trip value: $5450
Restigouche River Atlantic Salmon Getaway for Two (click for details)
Reel Action Alaska Lodge Fishing Trip (click for details)
Enjoy a 6 day and 7 night package to Reel Action Alaska Lodge on the banks of the Kanektok River fly fishing for chrome bright pacific salmon, leopard rainbow trout, char, and grayling. This comfortable tent lodge only takes 10 people per week, has single person accommodations, an excellent team of guides and staff, along with some of the best fly fishing action in Alaska! Reel Action navigates the river with 16ft Lowe boats equipped with 4 stroke Yamaha jet drives transporting you to over 30 miles of fishable water. With over 500 thousand fish running by the lodge located just above tide water, guests enjoy the easily wadeable main river, hiking up small tributaries, and a special limited access permit to the Togiak National Wildlife Refuge Wilderness Area. All equipment, tackle, and flies are provided along with digital pictures of your trip. Dates are subject to availability.
Value of prize: $5,000
Slippery Winds Wilderness Lodge, Canada, Fly-in Fishing trip (click for details)
Enjoy a 4 day fly-in American-Plan fishing trip for two to Slippery Winds Wilderness Lodge. Slippery Winds Wilderness Resort, a jewel hidden in northwestern Ontario, less than 40 miles from the U.S. – Canada border.
A short float-plane trip from Fort Frances, Ontario, takes you to the lodge located on a peninsula between Yoke Lake and Straw Lake. This American-Plan lodge offers its guests the opportunity to angle for six species of sportfish, including smallmouth and largemouth bass, lake trout, muskie, northern pike and walleye on six separate lakes that are accessible via boat or short portage.
Davidson River Outfitters
Two days guided fishing and three nights at the Creekside Cabin by Davidson River Outfitters. Located on the banks of the famed Davidson River in Brevard, North Carolina, we serve the resort towns of Lake Toxaway, Cashiers, and Highlands. We are also a short drive from Asheville and Hendersonville, and can easily be reached from Charlotte and the Greenville-Spartanburg area. A stone’s throw from the entrance to Pisgah National Forest, our full-service fly shop–open from 8 am to 5 pm year-round–is literally minutes from the best fishing Western North Carolina has to offer.
Trip Value: $1200