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Memorable fishing experience

The scenery was incredible and Craig really knew his stuff. Great fun out in the water, would... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2014
robslats
AMAZING, HIGHLY RECOMMEND A+++++

Craig knows his stuff, we caught many species of fish, private charter, very knowledgeable, great... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2014
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Aug 25, 2014
“Memorable fishing experience”
Aug 8, 2014
“AMAZING, HIGHLY RECOMMEND A+++++”
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Once you’re on board with Clearwater Fishing for a real New Zealand lake fishing adventure, it is our aim to make your trip as enjoyable, relaxed and as much fun as we possibly can.Our internationally experienced guides will supply everything you...more
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Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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+64 21 904 462
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Reviewed August 25, 2014

The scenery was incredible and Craig really knew his stuff. Great fun out in the water, would recommend this highly.

1  Thank robslats
Reviewed August 8, 2014

Craig knows his stuff, we caught many species of fish, private charter, very knowledgeable, great boat, great service, if you don't use this guy your wasting your time !!! Wish we had enough time to go again.

2  Thank Snowloverone
Reviewed August 5, 2014

Had a half day within the 1st hour had already caught 8... Going great till the wind picked up, but moved on to a new spot and caught a few more all up 13 fish for the day! Loved it all great stories and beautiful...More

1  Thank Fishingg
Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

Fishing on a fresh water lake was an excellent experience. I learnt a few different techniques with trolling and soft plastics. The scenery was that incredible I actually forgot about fishing a couple of times and found myself just staring at the incredibly stunning surroundings....More

Thank Bendaben
Reviewed July 16, 2014

Half day with Craig, caught 8 fish kept 4. Best fishing day I've had in a while. He even filleted the fish and smoked them to perfection. Would strongly recommend the trip, well worth it.

1  Thank Tom M
Reviewed June 11, 2014

Very scenic, very friendly guy,caught all the species of fish you can catch, nice n small charter. Would recommend.

1  Thank hienisawesome
Reviewed April 20, 2014

Booked a half day morning trip with Craig on easter Sunday, with my keen angler son (9yrs). Craig had a choice of 2 spots he knew were fishing well and decided on the one that was better suited to the wind. My son and I...More

2  Thank lethal777
Reviewed January 19, 2014

Had a half day fishing trip with Craig January 2014. No fish, no bites for the first 3 hours. Near the end of the day, relocated and caught 4 trout. While Craig is a nice host and has some good stories, this trip turned out...More

1  Thank Squire29
Reviewed January 2, 2014 via mobile

We had a great half-day with Craig. He was helpful, informative and an excellent skipper through some choppy waters. We hit a salmon feeding frenzy and even landed a beautiful rainbow trout, which we enjoyed as our evening meal at the local pub. A highlight...More

Thank 2468PWV
Reviewed December 22, 2013

We went today with Craig for our son's birthday. What a day! We did 4 hours in the afternoon and the weather looked a bit rough with strong winds but Craig assured us once we got across the lake we would be into calm. The...More

1  Thank Wills1e
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