Tony Entwistle's Fly Fishing

Tony Entwistle guides anglers for wild trout around the upper South Island, including heli-trips and backcountry campouts. Guiding as an independent guide since 1980, he is committed to ensuring you have a successful and memorable angling experience.

34 years guiding experience

Highlights

  • Sighted fly fishing for large wild brown trout
  • Extenseive knowlodge of local, back-country waters
  • Multi-day wilderness adventures

Proximity

Best tome of Year

Oct-Apr

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About

Tony is one of New Zealand's most experienced guides and a Life Member of the New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association. He was a pioneer fishing guide in the upper South Island, establishing much of the helicopter fly-out fishing the region is famous for today.

You can expect to catch trout averaging 3.5 lb (1.6 kg), with the prospect of an occasional trophy trout weighing 10 lb (4.6 kg) or more, fishing with mostly with dry flies or small weighted nymphs.

Whether you are a beginner or experienced angler wanting to fish easy access local waters or explore amazing wilderness waters, Tony's knowledge of this fabulous fishery will ensure your best chance of success in pursuit of the finest brown trout in the world.

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Access

  • 4WD
  • Helicopter

Physical address

Tony Entwistle's Fly Fishing, 5 Mason Place, Richmond, Nelson, 7020, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $650.00 - $850.00
Other charges:
Fishing licences, plus boat or helicopter charters are additional costs.
Further pricing information:
A deposit is required to fully confirm a booking. Deposits will be 50% of the estimated total guiding fee for bookings of two days or longer, or 100% for 1 day. Deposits exclude fishing licences, accommodation, helicopter or boat charters, or any other additional expenses that anglers may incur that are not specified in the guiding rate. Full payment, including any additional fees and expenses incurred by the angler, will be charged at the completion of the trip.

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