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Adventure Wanaka Ltd

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Lakeside Road, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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Fish Grilled On-Board

You wouldn't go to Wanaka just to do this but if you are in the area, it is a fun activity. We only... read more

Reviewed March 16, 2018
Peter G
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Dearborn, Michigan
Fantastic day on the water

A fantastic day out, Davy was extremely friendly, patient and informative. We were lucky enough to... read more

Reviewed March 14, 2018
G_winf133
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Wanaka, New Zealand
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Adventure Wanaka offers fishing, scenic cruises, picnics on secluded islands and private charters on the lake throughout the four seasons. Located in the heart of the beautiful Southern Lakes Region, Wanaka has a wonderful variety of beaches, bays and bush clad islands just waiting to be explored in our comfortable 6.5 metre boat.
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“brown trout” (14 reviews)
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Lakeside Road, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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"nice boat"
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Reviewed March 16, 2018

You wouldn't go to Wanaka just to do this but if you are in the area, it is a fun activity. We only caught one fish but it was large enough to feed (over-feed) two people. Davy grilled it onboard so it was the freshest...More

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Reviewed March 14, 2018

A fantastic day out, Davy was extremely friendly, patient and informative. We were lucky enough to catch 4 large trout and enjoy them BBQ'd on the boat. The boat itself was extremely warm and comfortable (even on a slightly windy day) and the homemade muffins...More

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Reviewed March 13, 2018

Davy was a nice enough guy, but he didn't have modern fly rods, both times I hooked a fish the entire leader and fly immediately separated from the fly line, and he spent twenty minutes trying to reattach a leader to a fly line using...More

Thank T M
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Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

I would recommend this for experienced fishermen or beginners alike. The weather was wet and cold to start with but Davy’s boat was more than up to the task of making sure we were all kept warm, comfortable and fed! Caught 4 large trout and...More

Thank Treave W
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Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

I booked a trip with my dad to go fishing. The down side is that we only caught one fish but it was a beauty. He told us beforehand that the average her caught was 1 fish per hour so we new what we booked....More

Thank Daniel N
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Reviewed January 13, 2018

It was a great fishing in Wanaka. we could easily catch three big salmons by Devy and Jeno's helps. And Jeno's homade muffin and lemonade was very delicious. Jeno and Devy's kindness deserve to compliment.

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Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

Great arvo with Dave on his immaculately presented Mc Lay 651 charter launch. He put us right onto the fish and we ended up with a chillybin full of rainbows which we will be smoking today! Thanks again mate. Kerry and Stuart.

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Reviewed September 20, 2017

Had an amazing morning with Davy on his boat. We had the whole of the Lake to ourselves, never saw another human. Caught fish to share with special friends we are visiting tomorrow, in Central Otago.. Aucklanders if you we down here....it's an amazing experience....More

Thank BronteWilson
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Reviewed September 18, 2017

I can't believe I've lived in Wanaka this long & I've only just done this trip! Super comfortable boat, small group, informative & charismatic guide (Davy), delicious home baked muffins & a hot cup of tea. Not to mention the stunning scenery. Mou Wahu Island...More

Thank Andrea B
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Reviewed July 6, 2017

Overall a beautiful day and wonderful few hours out on the lake - Davy treated us like family and we were enchanted by his knowledge of local history as well as his skill as a guide and fisherman. There is nothing quite as delicious as...More

Thank Lasse H
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Hi Brigitte, I thought I had answered this question earlier on my phone.Cannot have sent it. Look on my website and the answers should be there. 3hours is $200/adult and $100/child and each extra hour after that is $100 for... More
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