Special Events this Summer at Horseshoe Bend Marina

Mark your calendars guys and gals for fun times at Horseshoe Bend Marina!

Important dates:

  1. Saturday, June 15, 2019 - Catfishing Tournament at Horseshoe Bend Marina. 7 a.m. start. Rules meeting Friday June 14, 2019. More info available soon. Immediately following Fishing tournament - Full Moon Party with a Movie on the Beach. Marina open late with food, drink and beer specials all day.

  2. Saturday, July 20, 2019. Full Moon Party with a movie on the Beach. Marina open late with food, drink and beer specials starting at 4 p.m.

  3. Saturday, August 17, 2019. Bighorn Lake days sponsored by the Friends of Bighorn Lake and Hidden Treasure Charters, Fun for the whole family. Come enjoy a fun day at your lake and support FOBHL. Full Moon Party to follow with a movie outside with food, drink and beer specials all day. More info coming soon.

3 Weeks left to sign up for the OUPV (6 Pack) License training in Missoula, MT

Get your captain's license before the coming season.  For more information, please call Capt. Mark 307-899-1401 or email info@hiddentreasurecharters.com.  Cost is $1295 pp with a required $250 non-refundatble deposit due to save your spot in the class.  Class size is limited.  

Upcoming spring 2017 coming soon.

January 15 - 26, 2018 - Missoula, Montana!  OUPV (6Pack) class in your area.  Seats limited to 24 persons.

March 5th -16th, 2018 - Post Falls, ID OUPV (6 Pack) North Idaho College. Masters upgrade March 19 - 22nd, 2018

For more info or to sign up call Capt. Mark at 307-899-1401 today! Get on our email list by emailing to info@hiddentreasurecharters.com

Captain's License Training Schedule for Fall 2017 and Spring 2018

Upcoming class schedules for fall and spring 2017 coming soon. Tentative:

November 6 - 17th OUPV (6 Pack) Billings, Montana

December 4th - 16th OUPV (6 Pack) Seattle Fisherman;s Terminal

March 5th -16th, 2018 - Post Falls, ID OUPV (6 Pack) North Idaho College. Masters upgrade March 19 - 22nd, 2018

For more info or to sign up call Capt. Mark at 307-899-1401 today! Get on our email list by emailing to info@hiddentreasurecharters.com

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Solar Eclipse Party Cruise August 21, 2017! Join us for a fun filled cruise on Bighorn Lake.

Come enjoy the total solar eclipse on Bighorn Lake with Hidden Treasure Charters,   Seats are limited to 30 people.  26 seats left.  Monday, August 21, 2017 at 10:30 a.m.  for more info click on the book tab and enter the day.  For more information, check us out on facebook and twitter.  Here is the Facebook link:  https://www.facebook.com/events/233882973760865/?acontext=%7B%22ref%22%3A%222%22%2C%22ref_dashboard_filter%22%3A%22upcoming%22%2C%22action_history%22%3A%22[%7B%5C%22surface%5C%22%3A%5C%22dashboard%5C%22%2C%5C%22mechanism%5C%22%3A%5C%22main_list%5C%22%2C%5C%22extra_data%5C%22%3A[]%7D]%22%7D

JOB POSTING FOR 2017! Capt and Marina staff needed for season.

We are looking for a Licensed Captain with a 25 ton rating (minimum) from the Friday before Memorial Day to Labor Day, Tues. - Saturday.  for more information, please check out our facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/horseshoebendmarina/.  This is an independent contractor position.  Job shares okay.

We are also looking for Marina staff as well.  Check it out today.  


Come join us for the final fishing derby and full moon party of the season Saturday, August 20, 2016!   Great food and fun for all.  Horseshoe Bend Marina open late!  Follow this like for te Rules and application today: https://www.facebook.com/events/695670623844958/

Sponsored by Hidden Treasure Charters, LLC.  See us at hiddentreasurecharters.com today.  Phone:  307-899-1401.


Sign up for the second fishing derby of the season now.  Applications available at the following link.  Let's make this a success as proceeds after expenses benefit the Friends of Bighorn Lake.  All participants are treated to a dinner at the awards ceremony immediately following the weigh in.  To Apply go to our events page at:  https://www.facebook.com/events/1021303354572388/

Send applications to:  Hidden Treasure Charters, LLC, 515 Rd. 2AB, Cody, Wyoming  82414 or drop off at the Horseshoe Bend Marina in the Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area, 14 miles east of Lovell, Wyoming.  For more info you can call the Marina at 307-548-7230 during normal business hours or Capt. Mark at 307-899-1401.

Immediately following the dinner join us for a Full Moon Party!  Cheers and hope you can join us.


Fishing Derby at Horseshoe Bend Marina and Full Moon Party - Saturday June 18, 2016

Come join the fun at our first of 3 fishing derbies and full moon parties at Horseshoe Bend Marina near Lovell, Wyoming.  Here are the rules below.  

Horseshoe Bend Marina Fishing Derby Rules for Saturday, June 18, 2016:

3 of the heaviest fish by weight, must be the following species which can be mixed and matched:  Sauger, Walleye, Small Mouth Bass, Trout – any kind, Ling, catfish.

Cost:    Kids (5-15)                                      $35.00*

           Individual                                         $50.00

           Team of no more than 3 persons:       $100.00

Teams only get one weigh in out of the fish they catch.

Payout:           1st Place – 30% of the total of all derby participants’ entry fees, after expenses

                      2nd Place – 20% of the total of all derby participants’ entry fees, after expenses

                      3rd Place – 10% of the total of all derby participants’ entry fees, after expenses

                      Kids class (5 – 15):  Largest Carp by weight $75.00

                      *Kids registration is for the Carp tournament only. 

Time:              6 a.m. start at Horseshoe Bend Marina.  Marina will serve breakfast that morning                          early.  It is not necessary to have a boat to participate in this tournament.                                      All participants must return to Horseshoe Bend.  Weigh in must be                                               complete by 4:15 p.m. at the fish cleaning station at   Horseshoe Bend.  Any                                 individual or team not checked in by this time will be eliminated.

Immediately following the weigh in, participants will be served dinner buffet style with the final results being posted in the covered pavilion by Horseshoe Bend.

20% of proceeds following payout will be donated to the Hyart Theater in Lovell, Wyoming for the re-roofing project.

Full Moon Party to follow with free concert on the beach featuring Doc Field’s Cyberdelic Voodoo.  The Marina will be open late.

TO SIGN UP CALL:  307-899-1401 OR 307-548-7230




Part time Capt. needed for the 2016 season.

We are looking for a part time USCG Licensed Capt with a 25T Masters rating for a rotating weekly schedule - one week on, one week off for the 2016 Summer Season.  Must pass a pre employment drug screen and background check.  This is an independent contractor position and you must have a separate tax id number.  Pay is $125 per day plus tips.  Schedule is Tues - Sunday.  Other duties include operating Marina when not on charter.  For more info please call or text Capt. Mark at 307-899-1401 today!

OUPV (6 Pack) Capt's Class with Master's upgrade starting April 18th - Cody, Wyoming

Get your captain's license now! USCG approved OUPV (6 Pack) Course being offered in your back yard. Master's upgrade being offered also. Cost: $1195 pp and Master's Upgrade $350 pp. Maximum number of students is 10 persons this time. $250 non refundable deposit due immediately to hold your seat and pay for the materials. Students will learn Navigation and Piloting, Charting, Rules of the Road and Deck General. This is a 2 week course and attendance is mandatory. Schedule: Mon - Thurs (1st week) and Mon - Fri (2nd week). Master's Upgrade 3 days following week. Students may park an RV for nothing and there is cheap accommodations available for the first 4 students in a fully furnished apartment. Call Capt. Mark for the details (307) 899-1401.  For more info you can follow this link to our facebook page:  https://www.facebook.com/events/1755817264654417/

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year Everyone!

We wanted to wish all of our followers, friends and associates a very merry Christmas and Happy new Year.  From our family to yours, please have a safe holiday season.  Pray for peace in our world, it needs it.  Early booking specials coming in January for the next season, so make sure and stop back by and check us out.  Please like and share our posts on facebook and twitter.  Our twitter handle is @scenicboattours so follow us there too.  Our facebook page at:  https://www.facebook.com/Hidden-Treasure-ChartersWyoming-Eco-tours-243791706107/

2016 Calendar is up and ready for bookings!

Our schedule for 2016 is up and available for bookings!  Get a jumpstart on your 2016 vacation plans, group travel needs, reunions, a wedding and/or a corporate retreat by booking with us today!  Group reservations are coming in already for 2016 and filling up the calendar.  There is no change in our pricing so book with confidence today.  Anyone with groups of 10 or ore persons receive 10% off at check out.  For specialty needs, please use the contact us email form and we will make your wishes come true, subject to availability.  For more information call Mark or Kim Garrison at 307-899-1401 or 307-899-1893 today!  Booking on line is available by going to hiddentreasurecharters.com.

Capt's License Training Course - Billings, Montana November 30th

Get your Captain's license now!  Zenith Maritime - Wetern Region is offering a Capt's License Training Course November 30th - December 11th in Billings, Montana.  Cost is $1195 pp with a Master's upgrade option as well or an additional $450.00.  Check us out and share us on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/Zenith-Maritime-Western-Region-144322542589102/timeline/.  Fpr more info call Capt. Mark at 307-899-1401.  Limited to 14 seats.