A perfect sunset after a days fishing
Dry flies, and low summer flows on my local river
landscape surrounding a world - renouned fishery
Sight fishing all day on 'the local'
Dave with a backcountry brown, well done!
Fishing a stream mouth of our Central lakes
Craig with his football shaped 5.5lb fish, great fight!
Willow grubbing fishing in a small southland stream
Central Otago backcountry
About to release a summer time trout
A deep run on a special river
Heavy, healthy, and strong!
This fish took a large stonefly in gin - clear water
More action on the willow grubs for Petsie
Emmet hooked up in a wonderfull valley
yours truely getting out on a 'day off'
Golden Otago brown trout
Fun morning in shallow water fishing damselflys
They are not all big, but nearly always beautiful
9.25lb of wilderness perfection
A big walk to get here! last pool of the day
Spring creek that flows into a backcountry river
A peacefull valley, one of Otagos finest
A heavy fish in the net, relief !
Horses ready for work on a backcountry farm
Mark with a solid 5lb brown on a rainy day
Fantastic memories here
A backwater sighted brown, fooled by a small nymph
A special river for me..
7.5lbs of golden fish, common from this river
Old wall build by the chinese gold miners in Otago, a piece of history here!
This run often holds a fish or two..
Lambs in spring! a common sight in NZ
Another dry fly fish from a top day early in the season
Almost at the top of the river here, and the place to ourselves
A happy family on a backcountry lake
Let me share this anglers elderado with you
Small water, big fish. This one hit the scales just under 8lb
Chasing autumn rainbows on their annual run upstream
First fish of the day, and a beauty !
4 fish in the same pool, we got them all !
It all happened late in the day on dry flies
The final fish before home time
Emmet, Petsie, and I at the end of the day, happy lads!
Heavy rain sent us to the still waters, we were not disappointed
Lord of the rings country, South Island NZ
A sea trout from a coastal stream, perfection!
I can not wait to share experiences like this with you
A wilderness backcountry gorge, fitness is important here!
Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.