Brazil Peacock Bass Fishing by Rod and Gun Resources

Booking with Rod & Gun Resources

Why Book With Us?

  • We don't like to make mistakes. We go to enormous trouble to be sure we intimately know the habitats in the areas we represent, and within those premier habitats we spend equal time getting to know the best outfitter and lodge accommodations. We have visited these fly fishing destinations many, many times.
  • We have owned and operated several of our more prominent trips, and in addition we serve as the United States reservations headquarters for many of our other destinations and can give you immediate availability on dates. No waiting for days to hear back from outfitters in remote or far and distant locations.
  • Arranging a trip through Rod & Gun Resources costs no more than dealing directly with a lodge or outfitter — often less, in fact. We can save you money and costly mistakes by insuring you are in the right place at the proper time for the fish you are seeking.
  • No one in the outdoor travel business has more knowledge and hands-on experience with the destinations mentioned herein. When you call, you will speak to a dedicated fellow angler who understands every nuance of the trip—and who speaks from repeated, and most importantly, recent experience.
  • Once a trip with Rod & Gun Resources is confirmed, you will receive very detailed pre-trip information to assist in your preparation. These specifics on travel, clothing, equipment, weather, local customs and many other items are meticulously prepared and updated frequently—sometimes weekly, depending on the trip. They are all available in the pertinent website as downloadable and printable pdfs.

Airline Ticketing

Our travel staff at Rod & Gun Resources carefully arranges assists in arranging air travel from home cities to many of our destinations. Working in conjunction with your travel agent and directly with senior sales departments of the major international carriers, we assist in providing efficient schedules and ticketing, and in many cases prices significantly below published discount fares.

Pre-Trip Planning

When we arrange your fishing trip, you are properly prepared!

When we arrange your fishing trip, you are properly prepared! When we send an invoice to a client, we send a detailed list of suggested equipment and clothing, along with additional information regarding visas and fishing documents/permits, airport transfers, airlines, local currency, language, time zones, trip insurance, shopping and restaurants (if applicable), gratuities, etc. The information will include a list of very specific flies in exact colors and sizes and in many cases even where to buy them. This info is available in the pertinent website as downloadable and printable pdfs.

Deposit Payments

When you decide to book one of our adventures, we will send you a letter confirming the arrangements and price, along with a deposit invoice. At that time we will also include any pertinent visa or document applications and pre-trip planning information.

The deposits are due back within 10 days of receipt. Of course, there is flexibility within these parameters based on individual circumstances. Final payment invoices are mailed 60 days prior to departure and are due in our office by no later than 45 days prior.

Each individual program has a specific cancellation policy that is outlined in the original invoice. We recommend trip cancellation insurance.


Our staff provides assistance in procuring visas for countries which require them and will put you in touch with the best visa service. We have been down "embassy road" many times and can help take the headaches out of the process.