Fiordland River Guides
Te Anau New Zealand
Ph: +64 3 249 7656
Equipment - Fly Fishing:
Top quality fishing tackle can be provided or you may wish to bring your
5-6 weight rod and
matching floating line
Tapered 9 foot 2x
- 4x leaders with 3x - 4x tippet
waders or polyprop Long Johns and shorts (for wet wading)
and wide brimmed hat.
patterns in sizes 10-16 include Royal Wulff, Humpy, Coch-y-bondhu, Soft
Hackles, plus bead head and/or weighted nymphs such as Hares Ear,
Pheasant Tail, Hare and Copper and Stone Fly imitations.
Tackle is provided or you may wish to bring your own spinning gear.
Generally 3-4kg tackle is ideal, with a few exceptions, where lighter tackle
may be used.