Fly Fishing Trip of a Lifetime Raffle Presented by AFFTA Fisheries Fund

5 trips, 2 Causes and countless memoriesAFFTA Fisheries Fund is raffling off 5 trips to Support Bristol Bay Defense Fund and Captains For Clean Water.

Each $50 ticket enters you for a chance to win one of five amazing fishing vacations.

Over $50,000 in fishing trips up for grabs thanks to: Hilary Hutcheson, Benny Blanco, JT Van Zandt, Rapids Camp Bristol Bay and Andros South Bahamas!

Winners will also be outfitted with a pair of Costa Sunglasses

All entries enter you into the same prize pool where 5 winners will be drawn at random to win one of the five trips. Trips will be randomly assigned to winners.

Winners will be selected in a random drawing at 5:30 p.m. on May 9th, 2022 at  239 Flies Inc. located at 3431 Bonita Beach Rd SW 201, Bonita Springs, FL 34134. It is understood that given the potential of COVID-19, the location of the drawing may be altered or, alternatively, will take place at another specific location on the date, hour and time as set forth above.
Enter To Win By
May 3rd, 2022
11:59 PM EDT
Drawing Date
May 9th, 2022
5:30 PM EDT
Location: 239 Flies Inc.
3431 Bonita Beach Rd SW 201, Bonita Springs, FL 34134

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5 Winners will be randomly drawn to win one of the trips below:

Andros South The Bahamas

4 days fishing/ 5 nights lodging for 2 anglers. Dates to be determined by Andros South and the winner.

Andros South Lodge is the legendary bone fishing destination on South Andros Island in The Bahamas, home of the finest flats fishing in the world. Do you want to fish to giant schools of hungry bonefish? No problem. Have your sights set on casting to large tailing bones? We can make it happen. Wade sparkling white sand flats, pole remote mangrove creeks, hike to hidden inland lakes, discover remote cays, explore expansive ocean flats? It’s all right here. At Andros South our team has the knowledge of the flats and the skills necessary to provide you with the flats fishing experience of a lifetime.

Van Zandt Fly Fishing Company

A day of fishing for two with JT Van Zandt on the coast of Texas. Dates to be determined by JT and winner.

JT, based out of Rockport, Texas, ties his own patterns and supplies the finest fly tackle available insuring a top notch angler experience. You need only to step aboard the boat, have a seat and let the beauty of the Texas coast reveal itself before you. If you have any special requirements or requests please let JT know prior to your trip and he will do his best to accommodate.

Rapids Camp Lodge Bristol Bay, Alaska

3.5 days of fishing/ 4 nights of lodging for 2 anglers. Dates to be determined by Rapids Camp and winner.

Rapids Camp Lodge offers unparalleled fly fishing in the heart of the famed Bristol Bay watershed, home to enormous rainbow trout, five species of salmon, Arctic char, pike, and grayling. Easy to get to, hard to leave: your destination is just an 80-minute flight from Anchorage, yet it’s a world away from the hustle and bustle of modern day life.

Fishing and Filming Guiding Flow Tv with Captain Benny Blanco

Trip for one angler with details to be determined by Benny and the winner!

Have you ever finished a day of fishing and thought... man, I wish that would have been captured on video? Well, now you have the chance to re-live a trip of a lifetime and be on TV! Enjoy a day of fishing and filming with Captain Benny Blanco in Florida Bay and the back country of Islamorada for Guiding Flow TV!

Montana Whitewater Fly Fishing Adventure with Hilary Hutcheson

Trip dates are highly-coveted, prime-time dry fly dates for two anglers, blocked out by Hilary exclusively for the winners of this raffle. July 6-8 2023.

Enjoy three days and two nights in the pristine backcountry along the southern border of Glacier National Park. The Middle Fork Flathead River is one of the planet’s last remaining places to catch native west slope cutthroat trout in an intact ecosystem. In addition to fishing gin-clear glacial waters, this epic multi-day river camping excursion includes class III/IV whitewater, wildlife viewing, fantastic Dutch oven meals cooked by your guides and peaceful riverside tent camping with gorgeous mountain views.


*Five winners will be randomly drawn to receive one of five trips. Trips will be randomly assigned to each winner. Drawing to be held on May 9, 2022, 5:30 PM EDT, at 239 Flies Inc. located at 3431 Bonita Beach Rd SW 201, Bonita Springs, FL 34134. Winner need not be present to win. Winner is responsible for all applicable taxes. Prizes donated by Hilary Hutcheson, Benny Blanco, JT Van Zandt, Rapids Camp Bristol Bay and Andros South Bahamas. No purchase or contribution is necessary to participate. Tickets are $50 each (suggested minimum donation). The drawing is being conducted by Captains For Clean Water, Inc whose principal place of business is 2031 Jackson St, Suite 150, Fort Myers, Florida, 33901. For official rules, click here.