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Information and stories on fishing in New Zealand. Provides information on the tackle required, the seasons, flies, and catch.
http://bishfish.co.nz ~ Details
Includes live chat, bulletin boards, shopping, guides, lodges, how to, message boards, postcards, and fishing reports.
http://www.fishnhunt.co.nz ~ Details
Guide to planning a trout or salmon fishing trip in New Zealand with maps and information on where to fish, regulations, access, lures, tackle suppliers, fishing guides and accommodation.
http://www.nzfishing.com ~ Details
Includes mission statement and membership requirements, guide listings, executive responsibilities, and fishing seasons.
http://www.nzpfga.com ~ Details
Fly fishing guide specialising in site fishing for wilderness rainbow and brown trout in Lake Taupo area.
http://www.newzealandfishing.com ~ Details
A directory of Charter boats with photos, rates, full details and owners contact information.
http://www.charterguide.co.nz ~ Details
With Charming Creek Adventures Fly Fishing Tours flyfish with professional fishing guides, in the Wilderness from Hanmer Springs North Canterbury to the pristine and unspoiled West Coast of New Zealands South Island. Our Flyfishing Guides have an extensive and exceptional knowledge of the region and will take you on streams, rivers and lakes. Join us and enjoy a lifetime experience of flyfishing or spinning for the Wild brown Trout of New Zealands South Island.
http://www.fishnz.info ~ Details
Experience an all inclusive New Zealand Fishing Vacation with FishinginNewZealand. Fly fish for rainbow and brown trout by day and enjoy luxury lodge or wilderness river cabin accommodation by night.
http://www.fishinginnewzealand.com/ ~ Details
Superb Fly Fishing with the best New Zealand Fly Fishing Guides. Learn the secrets of where and how to catch big New Zealand trout from a local expert
http://www.flyfishingnz.co.nz ~ Details
On-line magazine covering fresh and saltwater topics with tackle and book reviews, and forums.
http://www.fishingmag.co.nz ~ Details
National Association supporting, encouraging and looking after the interests of recreational fishers whose prime interest is shore and small boat fishing.
http://www.nzaca.co.nz ~ Details
Review of fly fishing for trout including tackle, techniques, rivers, lakes, fishing season, and flies to use.
http://www.trout-fishing-new-zealand.com ~ Details
Includes membership information and rates, fishing and tournament reports, catch records, and links to weather sites and coastal web cams.
http://www.sportfishing.co.nz ~ Details
Features membership information, guide to fishing locations, photo album, and fishing reports from the Waikato area.
http://www.hac.org.nz ~ Details
Activities include invited speakers at monthly meetings, fishing trips and outings, activities for juniors, tuition in casting and fly tying, and maintaining the Capital Trout Centre.
http://www.wellingtonflyfishers.org.nz ~ Details
Presents information about Rotorua lakes and rivers, guiding rates, services, and contact details.
http://www.troutfishingrotorua.com ~ Details
Professionally guided wilderness trout, fly and spin fishing on the South Island West Coast.
http://www.fishnewzealand.com ~ Details
Flyfishing with Crikey Creek Guiding. Several packages offered including hiking and helicopter travel.
http://www.flyfishing-newzealand.com ~ Details
Guided fly fishing and tuition in Wanaka and Hawea, for wild brown and rainbow trout in rivers, streams and lakes.
http://www.hatchfishing.co.nz ~ Details
Provides members listing, articles, maps, and photo gallery.
http://www.fishingnewzealand.co.nz ~ Details
If you have ever wanted to fish for trout in a stream but are frustrated by the thought of equipping, learning, and mastering fly casting, here is an alternative. You can be on a stream, fishing and catching trout with a minimum of expense and frustration. All trout respond to salmon eggs used for bait. This method of fishing salmon eggs is simple, deadly, and does not kill the trout. Almost all the trout hooked will be caught in the mouth, just like fishing with the fly.
A simple fishing guide would make understanding fishing easier. There are five steps to follow for beginners. Start out by preparing your rod and reel. The reel has to have a line then press the button of your spin-cast reel. Make sure that enough line is pulled to thread it through all of the guides of the rod. In the second step of the fishing guide it is important to attach a hook. One thing about hooks is that they come in different shapes and sizes.
Sometimes, fly fishing is all about heading off to a foreign and exotic locale. Fly fishing at Lake Taupo is one such example.