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Address: Lake Tarawera 3010, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 21 951 959
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Description: FISHING charters and cruises in Rotorua on one of Rotorua' most scenic...
FISHING charters and cruises in Rotorua on one of Rotorua' most scenic lakes, Lake Tarawera. Come and have some fabulous family fun, team building and for special occasions. Come and enjoy its unique thermal activity. This operates on Lake Tarawera and we pick up at Kariri Point Reserve (Boat shed Bay) FLY fishing from Rotorua city. Land based drive in and helicopter backcountry options to the rivers and streams of the central North Island of New Zealand for Brown and Rainbow trout. We look forward to making memories with us. We pick up from your accommodation and fly or drive to the multiple river, streams and lakes with in an hour of Rotorua City.
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Trip of a lifetime.

Catching huge rainbows off a luxury yacht, this doesn't suck. Great day mate. Americans had blast. This guy is an expert fishing guide.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Farmington, New Mexico
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Farmington, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Catching huge rainbows off a luxury yacht, this doesn't suck. Great day mate. Americans had blast. This guy is an expert fishing guide.

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Westminster, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

My wife and I had the privilege of going out on a full day of guided fly fishing with one of Johns partners in action, Dave. I had the pleasure of meeting John, and he was extremely friendly and pleasant to be around, however, Dave was of equal stature.(He was awesome) Dave had so much knowledge about the amazing sport... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

We spent the afternoon with some friends on the boat (Cruise and Fish) on Lake Tarawera in January, 2015. John was an excellent captain, tour guide and all round nice guy. The boat is well decked out with all the mod cons, and with some bean bags up front, for lounging in the sun as you zoom along. We firstly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

I took my family and 4 overseas visitors for a 4 hr trout fishing and swimming expedition to bathe in the hot water at hotwater beach. The children has a great time and the youngest .was the first into diving off the boat into the waters and the first to land the fish later on. Excellent boat, plenty of room... More 

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Pleasant Grove, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

I had a great experience with Dave fishing some special water. He is very knowledgeable was very helpful in getting me into fish. I would book with Dave anytime.

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Sondrio, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

A wonderful day with my wife. We were in honeymoon and we had the opportunity to fish (we caught 6 big rainbows) to relax with a soak in the natural hot pools and to enjoy a well cooked lunch by John (he cooked us one of the trout caught and it was delicious...with a couple of sauvignon glasses it became... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

There are many interesting attractions in Rotorua but John provided a truly unique experience. He not only provided an excellent (and successful) fishing trip, he turned it into the highlight of our trip. John is also very knowledgeable about Rotorua (and the surrounding area) and knows about some hidden gems not listed in any tourist brochures.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2012

My wife and son spent an awesome days fishing on the lake. John was an outstanding guide.His warm engaging personality made us feel instantly at ease as well as entertained. Makes a good cup of tea as well :) Great boat for all weathers. Also knew all the best fishing spots so we came away with a good number of... More 

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