Get To Know Danny

Captain Danny Wray is a licensed Coast Guard Captain as well as an experienced and knowledgeable fisherman who is eager to share his experience with you. He has been an inshore fishing guide for the last fifteen years and wouldn't trade the experiences he has shared with his customers for anything. If its your first trip to Grand Isle or a return trip Danny is ready to make your journey memorable.

Danny gets up each morning ready to make every attempt to exceed his customers expectations. Every year many of his customers return for another trip, He considers this the greatest compliment he can receive as a guide. The six hours he and his customers spend on the water are special and he is more than willing to share local knowledge or help your kids learn to fish.

He is probably best known as the founder of "Ride the Bull", the biggest kayak tournament in the world. Grand Isle plays host to up 700 kayaks manned by fishermen chasing the big reds that ply our passes.  He has been featured in magazines such as Field and Stream, CCA's Tide Magazine, Canoe and Kayak, Louisiana Sportsman, Gulf Coast Fisherman, Marsh and Bayou, and on the TV shows Journey South, Louisiana Sportsman TV, Big Fish, Paradise Louisiana all airing on Cox Sports.  Capt. Danny also writes for Marsh and Bayou Magazine, has been a regional contributor to Kayak Angler and reports on Grand Isle fishing for Coastal Angler.

Please call, send me an email or text if you have any questions, I'd be happy to hear from you.

​ Contact Capt. Danny Wray by calling 225-721-8182 or email calmwater@ymail.com.