Best FISHING TRIPS - 12 Favorites
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Argentina - Golden Dorado River Cruiser
Within a few hours of Buenos Aires, you'll find fantastic golden dorado fishing
opportunities in the huge upper delta of the Paraná River system. The liveaboard
accommodations, delicious meals, and great fishing have quickly made this one
of our All-Star hosted trips. Join Brad Staples here in March and early April
in 2020 and 2021. Read more...
Photo: Brad Staples with golden dorado.
Brazil - Agua Boa Amazon Lodge
Agua Boa Amazon Lodge is "one of the top ten fly-fishing lodges in the world."
- Forbes Magazine. Agua Boa is a fly-fishing-only lodge for peacock bass, arowana,
pirarucu... "The number of peacock bass you'll catch here is mind-boggling,"
- Larry Schoenborn. We've hosted trips here for 16-years in a row. See our
hosted weeks for 2020, and 2021. (You are not limited to our hosted weeks.) Read
Photo: Jack Henderson and Brad Staples with peacock bass.
Alaska - Aniak River Lodge
The Aniak is one of Alaska's best rivers due to its variety - rainbows, dollies,
grayling, salmon, sheefish, and northern pike - and the sheer number of fish
you'll catch. The Aniak is one of the best trips in the world for novice fly
anglers because each day, they’ll get so many opportunities to hook and land
large quantities of fish. Spin or fly fishing. Join Guy Schoenborn's hosted trips here in 2021.
(2020 is sold-out.) Read more...
Photo: Guy Schoenborn with rainbow trout.
Costa Rica - Rio Parismina Lodge
Great Caribbean fishing for XL tarpon, tuna, wahoo and jungle species. The
Lodge is a 30-minute charter flight from San Jose, Costa Rica. Delicious meals
and beautiful lodge setting - Rio Parismina Lodge has been a favorite hosted
trip of ours. Join Guy and Toni Schoenborn here April 17-26, 2020, which will
be our 18th year in a row hosting trips here. This is a great trip for couples.
Book anytime. You are not limited to our hosted week.
Photo: Cindy Schmid (right) with tarpon.
Christmas Island - The Villages
Christmas Island, a remote tropical island in the Pacific, is only a three-hour
flight from Honolulu. The island is world-famous for its vast numbers of bonefish,
giant trevally, and endless clear water. At The Villages, you'll get your own
guide, and the extra set of eyes really helps with bonefishing.
Photo: Russ DeFusco and Zane Shanklin with giant trevally.
Guatemala - Sailfish Oasis Lodge
We've hosted numerous fishing trips at Sailfish Oasis Lodge. Guatemala holds
the conventional and fly fishing records for the most sailfish released in
one day. During peak season, Sailfish Oasis's fleet often releases 30 sailfish
a day and has a year-round daily average or 15-20 releases. The Lodge's sportfishing
vessels are some of the finest in Guatemala.
Photo: Jeanie Koenemann with sailfish.
Canada - Minor Bay Lodge - Saskatchewan
Minor Bay Lodge sits on the southwest corner of Wollaston Lake, Canada’s 13th largest lake and the spawning grounds of monstrous northern pike and lake trout. The lake covers an area of over 1,300 square miles, with over 800 square miles of water within its boundaries. Minor Bay Lodge is open June and July, only two months for peak fishing. Read more...
British Columbia - New - Wild Rivers Lodge on the Skeena
Wild Rivers Lodge, (Kalum River Lodge's new lodge) is located on the banks of
the world-renowned Skeena River in beautiful British Columbia. Surrounded
by mountains and river, the setting is stunning. The Skeena River is home
to the largest run of wild Steelhead in the world and also the world record.
Read more... Photo: Our client Mario Masciola with 41" steelhead.
Alaska - Togiak River Lodge
The Togiak is one of the best king and silver salmon rivers in Alaska.
The Lodge is in the heart of the world-famous Bristol Bay region and is the
gateway to outstanding spawning grounds for all five species of Pacific salmon
and more. Comfortable lodge with heated cabins and Wi-Fi.
Alaska - Kain's Fishing Adventures
At Kain's, you'll find some of the most consistent saltwater salmon fishing in Alaska. Sitka is only a 2-hour direct flight from Seattle. Sitka is on the migratory route of almost every run of Chinook and silver salmon returning to British Columbia, Washington, and Oregon. You are allowed one halibut per day with no annual limit (2019). Kains comfortable fishing lodge overlooks the Sitka Sound. Read more...
Argentina - La Zona Lodge
La Zona's golden dorado fishing is unrivaled. Flies or Lures. Over twelve
world records have been broken at La Zona, and one by our client, Mike Sadar
in 2012. La Zona is the exclusive area on the Uruguay River, downstream from
Salto Grande Dam in the Entre Rios province, about 270 miles from Buenos Aires. La Zona's new lodge opened in 2019.
Photo: Mike Sadar and Jim Schmid with La Zona golden dorado.
Argentina - Jurassic Lake Lodge
Jurassic Lake Lodge is only a five-minute walk from great fishing. The
Lodge has the good fortune of being located at the mouth of Jurassic Lake's
only significant tributary, the Barrancoso River. Our 2020 Hosted Week is
already sold-out, but join Brad Staples's Hosted Week here December 2-11,
2021. You are not restricted to our hosted weeks. Provided there are openings,
we can book any of the lodges for a time that works best for you.
Photo: Meng Syn with a large rainbow.