Booking and rates
We pride ourselves on a friendly professional service designed to suit the anglers ability and preference. The huge array of water available in our region can suit anyone from the novice angler looking to land his first trout, to the experienced fisherman looking for a multi-day wilderness adventure. Whether your preference is small intimate streams, ambling lowland rivers, pristine headwaters or the big tumbling river experience we can provide the excursion to suit. Our guiding is tailored to suit the clients preference and time available. No two guiding days are ever the same so please feel free to contact us and we can give you an accurate cost for your preferred package. Here is a guide to give you an idea of excursion costs: ($NZ)
|Excursion Type||1 person (NZ$)||2 people (NZ$)|
|1/2 day on a local river||$475||$525|
|Full day on a local river||$850||$895|
|Two day/Overnight river excursion*||$1850||$1990|
|Three day/Two night wilderness river excursion*||$2850||$3085|
*Overnight for these trips is riverside tent camp, backcountry hut, or holiday park cabin.
Extended camping or road trips up to a week in duration are available – prices for these are on inquiry. These are: Hike in, Boat access and hike, 4×4 or Helicopter.
Wilderness excursion accommodation is usually a trampers hut or riverside camping, depending on location and availability. If you would prefer a cabin or lodge this can be also be arranged. Don’t forget if your time is limited we can arrange a helicopter for quick access to wilderness areas, prices for this are on inquiry.
- A 30% deposit is payable on booking, with the remainder at the conclusion of your trip.
- If cancellation is within 80 days prior to your trip date, and if another booking cannot be found to replace yours, the deposit is forfeited.
- If cancellation is within 40 days prior to your trip date, a further 30% will be charged unless a replacement can be found.
We strongly advise getting travel insurance to cover for any event or sudden change in plans (such as sickness, injury, damage, loss or delay) that may happen during a trip or when having to cancel your trip at late notice.
Please note that late cancellations are a burden for any business of this nature.
*Please note that as our weather can be volatile, sometimes at short notice, I may find it necessary to cancel or re-schedule due to safety and comfort reasons. In this extremely rare event, your deposit will be refunded in full and every effort made to find a replacement day to fit your schedule.
*Any refunds will be given promptly less any incurred transaction fees.