Dufours Fishing Charters

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A trip with Dufours Fishing Charters is an excellent choice for any breed of fisherman. Whatever your angling ambitions might be, any of their experienced captains will help you find your match.

This company is owned by Captain Todd Dufour, a native guide with over 26 years of experience. He is an avid tournament angler who has been featured in various local magazines and TV shows. Capt. Todd works with professional guides who have decades of fishing experience on the local waters.

Explore the shallow water inshore bayous, lakes, and bays from Lafitte to the Gulf of Mexico. Get your hands on Redfish and Speckled Trout and make a great catch possible.

All of that magic happens aboard a 24’ Pathfinder boat. This is a spacious vessel that comes powered by a 250 Yamaha 4-stroke engine and outfitted with top of the line Shimano rods and reels. You will be provided with everything you need for a productive day on the water, including gear, tackle, lures, and a complimentary fish cleaning service.

Whether you are after a record-breaking catch or want to hone your angling skills, there is a trip for you. You will need to obtain a fishing license before the trip, pack your lunch and drinks, and bring your desire to catch fish.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $375
    This morning trip will take you fishing the waters of Lafitte for Redfish and Trout. Everything will be provided but food, drinks, and licenses.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip (PM)
    In demand! Last booked: 1 day ago
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 2:00 PM
    $375
    This is a four-hour afternoon trip for Redfish and Trout. You will be supplied with all the necessary gear and tackle, as well as lures and fish cleaning.
  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    7 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    $475
    Get the waters all to yourselves on this full-day trip. You will be provided with everything you need to land Redfish and Trout.
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About the Captain

Todd Dufour
Lafitte, Louisiana, United States
ID & License verified
5 Customer Reviews
Response time 3 hours
Member since June 2017
dufoursfishingcharters.com Dufours Fishing Charters is owned by Captain Todd Dufuor. A Louisiana native with almost three decades of professional experience, Capt. Todd has been fishing in the Lafitte estuary most of his life. His personal repertoire includes over 35 Redfish tournaments on the IFA, Redfish Cup Series, and FLW. Captain Todd has been featured in Louisiana Outdoors Magazine, Louisiana Sportsman TV, Louisiana Outdoor Adventures TV, and Louisiana Sportsman Magazine. He works with several other captains that run trips with Dufours Fishing Charters.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Redfish Redfish
Speckled Trout Speckled Trout

Boat Specs

Pathfinder (Bay boat) originally built in 2011. Powered by a 250HP Yamaha engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 45 knots.

Length
24 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle

Amenities

GPS
Refrigerator
Ice Box
GPS
Refrigerator
Ice Box

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

Customers can cancel or modify their booking up to 7 days before the trip date free of charge. If the trip is canceled or modified later, or in the event of a no-show, 100% of the deposit will be charged.

Listing Policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:

Cash
Visa
Mastercard
American Express
Checks
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 1.5% charge will apply.

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Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
Photos & videos by reviewers (6)
Excellent
4.4 / 5
out of 5 stars from 5 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.6 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.2 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.4 / 5
April fishing trip
April fishing trip
April fishing trip
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Angler Rating
3
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
80%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
100%
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Annie K.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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April fishing trip

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on April 1, 2022
Annie K. recommends Dufours Fishing Charters
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Angie T.
Marianna, Florida
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
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5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Full day trip with Captain Todd

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on July 21, 2018
Todd is super nice and knowledgeable! He showed us a great time! We also enjoyed staying in one of his cabins. Super close...
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Richard F.
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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August fishing trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on August 4, 2018
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Jeremy H.
United States
Excellent
4.3 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Very good
4.0 / 5
Crew
Very good
4.0 / 5
Overall

Half day pm.

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (PM) on March 2, 2018
Put us on fish on a difficult day. Great launch area with easy parking.  Fast and dry boat.  Very knowledgeable about red...
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Linda B.
Independence, LA
Good
2.7 / 5
Experience:
Good
3.0 / 5
Boat
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2.0 / 5
Crew
Good
3.0 / 5
Overall

Very deceiving.

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on July 7, 2018
We do not have photos because there was four of us (captain included) and only 3 fish.  Not enough to have a meal on.
Linda B. does not recommend Dufours Fishing Charters
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FAQs about Dufours Fishing Charters

Dufours Fishing Charters offers the following trips to customers:
  • $375 per group, additional $100 per person after 2 guests - Half Day Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • $375 per group, additional $100 per person after 2 guests - Half Day Trip (PM) (4 hours)
  • $475 per group, additional $100 per person after 2 guests - Full Day Trip (7 hours)

When you book a trip with Dufours Fishing Charters, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Refrigerator
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Dufours Fishing Charters include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting

Dufours Fishing Charters offers the following type of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing

Dufours Fishing Charters offers the following fishing technique:
  • Light Tackle

Top targeted fish species with Dufours Fishing Charters include:
  • Redfish
  • Speckled Trout