Acadiane’ Expeditions, Ltd.

AEL is a family owned company based out of Franklin, LA. We provide Guided Wild Alligator Hunts on 4,000 acres of private Louisiana coastal marsh located on the waters of East Cote Blanche Bay with amazing landscapes and abundant wildlife. We look forward to meeting adventurous hunters from all over the world. Our staff hopes to Guide you on an “Experience of a Lifetime” while you harvest a trophy gator. Acadiane’ Expeditions strives to provide a unique experience with true southern hospitality.

Meet our Guides

Acadiane’ Expeditions, Ltd. was founded by Dan J. Hidalgo Sr. an avid outdoorsman with over 25 years of experience in the field of Alligator hunting who has passed down that experience to his sons. Together they will Guide you on a Hunt you will never forget. While safety and professionalism are at the forefront of this experience, fun and adventure are never far behind. You will arrive as a Client but leave as a friend.