Here at Bienville Plantation we specialize in one of the South’s oldest and newest passions. For the traditional folks we have mastered the true southern gentleman’s style Quail hunting and for the folks that are looking for a little adrenalin rush we offer trophy Alligator hunting.
A covey of Florida Bob White explode, you react by spinning your Parker in the direction of the action. The air fills with echoed shots and anticipated excitement. Immediately, your faithful English Pointer has targeted another fast flying southern quail opportunity. The quietness and solitude of our Florida quail fields welcome you as you cautiously stroll through the tall grass behind a brace of Pointers, Setters or Brittany’s.
Re-creating the fine gentlemen’s tradition of southern style quail hunting and Florida upland wing shooting is an art form. We are proud to say, we’ve mastered it. Our quail hunts provide the sportsman with the rare opportunity to shoot at wild birds along with high quality, fast flying released birds. Our quail courses range from grasslands and pineland to scenic water-front fields.
For the outdoor enthusiast, trophy alligator hunting is available Alligator hunting at Bienville Plantation is an activity, which will elevate your primordial instinct to stay after the prey, no matter the conditions. After hours on the water passing up on other than trophy reptiles you finally see the red eyes in the distance of a true monster. Quietly, your guide trolls up to within mere inches of the mammoth animal. He hands you a harpoon and explains how to effectively thrust the weapon in order to be on target and true. With one powerful and swift thrust you connect and the beast retreats for the murky depths, the fight has now begun.
Our hunts are conducted from March – November when the Alligator is more active. Hunts can last anywhere from one hour to eight hours. This will depend on the alligator and your accuracy. We offer day or night hunts, with numerous options to harvest your trophy alligator. The types of hunts we offer are cross bow, rod & reel, or firearm). Firearm hunts are daytime only. All trips are conducted with one of our professional guides.