Aug 2019

To date fly fishing the Taupo rivers has been excellent, slowing this past week as rivers become lower and clearer, fishing pressure has been heavy, one might say? Therefore my advise, smaller flies, get into less fished water if you can, natural patterns, green and...

Tongariro fishing report

Today Feb 25th, freezing and very windy, I would think we have seen the last of the Cicada, though the fish may still take one for a few more days. Some very nice fish have been caught throughout the river the past month, along with juvenile’s of course. Brown...

January 2019

Welcome to our new year, I have been a little remiss with my updates as the Shop has been so busy. The Tongariro this past month has seen good evening hatches with some nice Brown trout up to 8lb being caught, dry fly fishing during the day has worked well also. The...

Fishing update Tongariro River

November, no significant rain this month even these past few days, slabs around but equally some very nice fish as well. Fished a day or so ago landed several ok fish, hooked another which jumped it was very nice lost it, hooked into another which felt like a large...

Tongariro fishing report 27th August

Looking back over the past week fishing has been good from the main road bridge down stream, the upper river has seen a mixed bag with what appears to still be fish moving quickly and in “pods”. This past Saturday saw big numbers of anglers on the river...

Tongariro Fishing report August 19th

Tongariro Fishing Report August 19th, a very strange winter on the Tongariro ? the lower river has fished very well the last couple of weeks, sadly the upper river not as good, there are fish there but harder to locate. The fish do not appear to be either heading...