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Guided Fly Fishing Trip from Wanaka provided by Traveltruly Fly Fishing

Guided Fly Fishing Trip from Wanaka

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US$637.17
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2 adults
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Duration
6–10 hours
Inclusions
  • Courtesy transport, lunch, snacks and drinks
  • Fly rod, reel and line
  • Flies, tippet and other consumables
Exclusions
  • If required, waders/boots can be hired for an additional NZ$50pp
  • Single day fishing licences are an additional NZ$40pp
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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Kimberley M wrote a review Mar 2020
Malvern, Australia29 contributions4 helpful votes
We had a great day out with Matt in Central Otago on big browns with rainbows in between. He put us onto plenty of fish and we had a great day
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Simon Walmsley wrote a review Feb 2020
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This was our first trip to New Zealand and we were looking for a flyfishing guide, Matt was highly recommended we now know why. Matt's knowledge of the local area was amazing and his ability to site fish was outstanding. He was patient with my novice partner and guided her with
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Frank wrote a review Feb 2020
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For our first visit to Wanaka this week, my friend Karl and I had to fortune to be guided by Matt Butler. What a superb 3 days - we experienced completely contrasting rivers in Central Otago just after the floods. The best the region had to offer when the going in some places
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Ryan wrote a review Jan 2020
St. Petersburg, Florida2 contributions
We hired Matt for 3 days of fly fishing in the South Island out of Wanaka. His knowledge of the area and rivers, and ability to put you on big, trophy fish was unbelievable. He has 'eagle eyes' and can spot fish that even other trained fisherman would never be able to see.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from Mjbeez21, Owner at Guided Fly Fishing Trip from Wanaka
Responded 23 Jan 2020
Thanks Ryan, it was a great few days alright exploring some new water each day. Now your hooked I look forward to seeing you back here one day!
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Tony Dawes wrote a review Jan 2020
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Our first attempt at fly fishing was an unforgettable experience. We had no great expectations but Matt was very patient, provided excellent instruction and we managed to land 3 good sized fish and had numerous hook ups. He was an excellent guide, and would highly recommend him,
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from Mjbeez21, Owner at Guided Fly Fishing Trip from Wanaka
Responded 23 Jan 2020
Thanks Tony, it was a pleasure introducing you both to fly fishing and helping you get into some great fish. Hopefully it turns into a new passion for you!
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Workingfordaman
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Terrific experience
Matt Butler is knowledgeable, professional fly fishing guide. We had a wonderful day on the “Manu” with him and wer
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Trail195288
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Fishing with Matt Butler is a must if you want to catch trout!
Had a fantastic day with Matt. Matt’s knowledge of fly fishing New Zealand and in general is phenomenal. He was gre
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cbernicke
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Best day of fishing I’ve ever had.
I learned more from Matt in 1 day then I’ve learned in the 5 years that I’ve been fly fishing. Matt is professional
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oonts
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On his game! Great guide
Matt was great to talk to, intelligent on the rivers, and knew what he was doing out there. He was confident in wha
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ColoradoAngler
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Ready to go again!
I spent the day with Matt doing a "walk and stalk" for big browns. It was everything I had imagined in South Island
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Craig F
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Cool day out
Matts a great guide, He got us onto plenty of fish, that cooperatively took our dries. He was full of advice and ti
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tucsonscoyote
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Fly fishing experience
I believe Matt when he says there’s nowhere in the world where you can catch big browns like Queenstown, and he’s s
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flyfisherSCJ
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4 Days of Heaven
Absolutely the most amazing flyfishing experience I have ever experienced. As an experienced flyfisherman, I thoug
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MarkH_012
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Trip of a Lifetime!
Words cannot express the week long experience I had the pleasure of sharing with Matt. As a first time trip to New
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Explore08164807288
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#1 fishing guide
Matt is hands down the best guide I have ever fished with. After traveling halfway around the world I made sure t
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mrivane
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5 Day Road Trip Adventure - Fly Fishing Heaven
I first met Matt in December 2017 and he guided me for two days. This was only my second time Fly Fishing! It bec
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Marinco2018
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Awesome 5 Day Fly-Fishing Trip
The five full days of fishing fly-fishing trip arranged by Matt Butler, was the highlight of an altogether fantasti
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782sanderson
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Epic Trip
If you have any interest in Fly Fishing at any level i'd highly recommend getting out on the river with Matt! I had
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775roger
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Terrific Experience with Matt Guiding
Normally I don't write reviews, but the wonderful 3 days I had with Matt deserve one. As a senior citizen I have f
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aredm0nd3
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Fly Fishing Trip of a Lifetime
My sister and I had a 3 day trip with Matt and he took us to different rivers each day. The fly fishing in NZ is di
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