Belize River Lodge is a tried-and-proven, world-class lodge set in tropical greenery and colorful flowers. Anglers can enjoy both fly fishing and spin fishing the flats and river systems. For those who may want to take a day off of fishing, there is a multitude of guided excursions to enjoy, such as snorkeling, birding, zip lining, cave tubing and visiting Mayan ruins.
Enjoy 6 full days of fishing the rivers, channels and flats for all three Grand Slam species. Each day begins with a hearty breakfast and a boat lunch recharges you for the afternoon. Swap tales in the main lodge dining area over dinner and soak in the jungle setting beneath the brilliant stars.
The lodge is constructed of native mahogany, providing a warm, relaxing atmosphere. With a maximum capacity of 16, the lodge has 8 double rooms each with private bathroom. Meals are prepared in the best Belizean tradition. Owners, Mike Heusner and Marguerite Miles, make you feel right at home.
$4,375 per person based on shared accommodations/shared guide.
$5,832 for single accommodations/single guide.
Nonfishing rates quoted upon request.
Belize is a 2 1/2-hour flight from several U.S. gateway cities (Miami, Houston, Dallas, and Atlanta). The lodge is conveniently located 10 minutes from the Belize International Airport. This offers the opportunity for anglers to fish a half day on arrival or departure if your flight schedule permits. Wi-Fi is available throughout the main lodge. For U.S. citizens; a passport that is valid for the length of your trip is required. Residents of other countries should check with their consulate for entry requirements.
Longtime Frontiers trip hosts and photographers, the Becks travel far and wide to follow their love for fly fishing and nature photography. Based in Pennsylvania, Barry and Cathy write books, host fly fishing departures, lead African photo safaris, and operate a stock photography business. The Becks are well-known in the fishing, photography, and travel industries, and possess a stellar reputation for their skill, knowledge, and expertise born out of a 20 year career.
Their most recent books include Cathy Beck’s Fly Fishing Handbook, now in its third edition; Fly Waters Near and Far, a coffee table book of photographs, and a soon-to-be-released book on Alaska.