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Fishing Report

July Fishing Report

June 30, 2016

Proudly brought to you by Craig Smith from Hatch Fishing With the cold temperatures that July brings trout are not particularly active with the exception of rainbows around the incoming river mouths. They are worth targeting with a streamer at the drop off or sighted around the edges of the current and still using a small streamer pattern to imitate a bully. The brown trout are now moving out of the rivers after spawning but with the cold temperatures they are not particularly interested in too much until next month when the weather starts to make aquatic life a bit more active. The Tekapo and Twizel canals are popular during July especially over the school holidays. We have had our...

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June Fishing Report

June 02, 2016

Proudly brought to you by Craig Smith from Hatch Fishing Our fly fishing season for most of the rivers around the Southern Lakes officially closes on May 31. Reflecting back over what has been a good season, I thank not only our great wild trout fishery, but also the fantastic clients that I fished with. Many are return anglers, and make the pilgrimage to Wanaka an annual event, trusting in the weather gods to deliver the light winds, blue skies and clear water that dreams are made of. However, this is New Zealand, and the gods move in mysterious ways. While we had our share of perfect conditions, we also made the best of the opportunities given to us. Luckily, the Southern Lakes has fishable...

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