Mike - March 2012


Welcome to Trout Fishing in Fiordland (New Zealand)

Fly / Spin Fishing
The variable climate in Fiordland provides an ever changing environment so it is a continually challenging fishing experience. With it's crystal clear rivers & Lakes, sight fishing is well suited to the area.

Brown trout are predominant, with some area's averaging more with rainbows. Trout tend to vary in nature in different locations from challenging to wild and flighty.

Locations are recommended by conditions at the time of fishing and your personal preference as well, with some locations well off the beaton track to privately accessed locations.

We can provide a fishing experience for all, for the fit to the Fishermen requiring an experience with limited walking.

Rates - 1 or 2 people $600.00 per day or $350.00 1/2 day, fishing licenses required and can be arranged.

We Supply - Quality fishing gear, refreshments and lunch on day trips. Transport by 4 wheel drive or jetboat included.

Trolling for Trout - No experience required
* No experience needed

* Fishing from 5.7m motor boat 'The Mayfly'

* All gear supplied

* 1 or 2 people fishing at the same time

* Minimum 2 hrs (When you are fishing you can request extra time)

* $95.00 per hr ( for 1 or 2 people)

* $10.00 per hour if you have a 3rd non fishing person come with you.

* Fishing licence's are extra and can be supplied

* Refreshments supplied

* Ideal activity for enjoying the scenic beauty & experiencing catching fish

Fishing Licences

  • Adults licence $23.00 day licence
  • Junior 12yrs to 17yrs (as at 1st oct 2011 ) $7.00 day licence
  • Children upto 12 yrears free

Note: All trout have breed naturally in Fiordlands Lakes and rivers, there is no stocking or releasing of fish into our lakes, so we prefer to practice catch and release to preserve the fishing for generations to come, and are happy to capture the moments on camera. (Though we will allow a fish caught to be taken for a meal, just ask)

For all trout fishing in New Zealand, be sure to make Fiordland a destination with it's remote wild beauty, crystal clear rivers, the tranquil waters of Lake Manapouri and a back drop of some of the worlds most magical scenery provides the setting for an experience you'll never forget.

Happy Fishing – Mike

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