Wounded Hero Event

12th Annual Wounded Hero Fishing Event – August 6th – 9th, 2023

Location: The Lodge at Leathem Smith, Sturgeon Bay, WI – on beautiful Lake Michigan

Application Deadline: July 9th 2023

Wounded Hero Excursions:
Salmon Fishing • Small Mouth Bass Fishing • Walleye Fishing


Paul Meleen and his friends have offered a 2 night stay at the Lodge with daily fishing excursions to show appreciation to veterans for their sacrifice and service. This event has provided support to Veterans for 11 years creating opportunities for new experiences to veterans who enjoy the outdoors.

Download the registration application here.