Hopedale Redfish On The Fly

Starting at $800 | 8 Hour | Flats, Inshore | 2 People | Trip #477

About Your Trip

Come join Captain John for the fly fishing adventure of a lifetime! On this full-day trip, Captain John will be your host as you fish and explore the Mississippi River delta, south of New Orleans. The focus is Redfish, specifically giant "bull" Redfish. Nothing compares to the thrill of watching ... Read More

About Your Boat

Boat Type
Bay Boat
Boat Manufacturer
Boat Length
Engine Manufacturer
Mercury Verado
Total Horsepower
Number of Engines
Additional Amenities
GPS, Fishfinder, Snorkeling Equipment, Live Bait Well

About Your Guide

13 Years of Experience
Profile photo of Captain Experiences guide John
Captain John offers once-in-a-lifetime Louisiana fly fishing charters for Redfish, Speckled Trout, Sheepshead, and other Louisiana inshore species. Be careful as these adrenaline-filled charters might become an annual pilgrimage to the tailing Redfish of the Southern Louisiana wetlands.

A Florida native, Captain John grew up fishing the freshwater lakes and ... Read More

Start Location

Hopedale, LA, USA

Amenities and Information

Water Type

Inshore, Flats

Skill Levels

Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate


All rods, reels, and tackle are included.

Fish Cleaning

This guide will clean your catch for you.


Feel free to enjoy responsibly, but please no glass.


You will get a refund if the trip is canceled due to weather.

Boat Restroom

No, this boat does not have a bathroom on board.

Live Bait

No live bait provided.


Flounder, Redfish, Sheepshead, Speckled Trout


Fly Fishing

Packing / Extras

Everything you'll need for your trip
Polarized glasses (Possibly the most important piece of equipment besides the flyrod), Sunscreen, Camera, Appropriate clothing for the conditions. Goretex jackets and bibs are appropriate for all seasons. , 8, 9, & 10wt fly rods with weight forward floating line and your favorite flies. Rods, reels, tackle, flies included.
Where to Buy a Fishing License
Find out more about fishing licenses here.

Things to Keep in Mind

Payment & Tipping
We use a cashless autopay system. We'll send you a boarding pass, and on the day of the trip, your guide will scan your boarding pass to automatically transfer the remaining balance. The only cash needed is to tip your guide (we recommend 20%).
Cancellation/Refund Policy
The deposit for this trip is non-refundable (but if the weather is too bad to go out, you will still receive a refund).

Pricing & Availability

To check pricing, please select a trip date, duration, group size and start time.

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Susan P.


Had a great day on the water yesterday! Fantastic guide! I have to say ... I skunked the men!!

Susan P.


Had a great day on the water yesterday! Fantastic guide! �. I have to say ... I skunked the men!! �

Marcus B.


If you're looking to book a long awaited fishing trip for redfish around New Orleans then I suggest you call John. We went with him last Thursday & Friday and truly had an Epic Trip. We reeled in over 8 Bull Reds, some smaller reds, and trout. Thanks John. Hope ...Read More

Jason N.


Had the pleasure of going fishing with John this past weekend. My father in law and I were hoping to land our first big redfish on a fly rod. John did not disappoint! We learned a lot and had a great time. I am fairly new to fly fishing and ...Read More

First Time Booking with Us?

Captain Experiences is the home of over 1000 Damn Good fishing and hunting guides. Our mission is to unlock the outdoors for everyone, and we want to help you get out there through our no-hassle online booking experience and our team of outdoors experts.
We vet our guides to make sure they are the best of the best. We want guides who not only put you on 'em, but show you a great time, keep you safe, and give you a memorable experience with your group.
Once you've paid your deposit at checkout, we'll send you a boarding pass. Just show your guide your boarding pass on the day of the trip, they'll scan it, the remaining balance will transfer automatically, and you'll be all set to get out there. Just make sure you bring a cash tip for the guide!
In the case of inclement weather, our guides will make the call and we'll work with you to reschedule your trip or issue a full refund. Your safety is our top concern.
Once you book the trip, we will connect you directly with the guide to go over any additional details. In the meantime, our location specialists are always available to answer your questions via email, text, chat, or call!