Rio Grande@Despedida lodge, 2014 season.

Hi all, we are back at home, resting after a long season in Patagonia. We started with our brand new operation Kooi Noom Lodge followed by two great months at Rio Grande, experiencing another season full of surprises. Fishing in the Rio Grande is difficult to beat in terms of Sea trout numbers and size, no matter what happens every …

Volcanic Survivors II

Almost five weeks passed after the beginning of the season and besides the volcano eruption fishing conditions are great, lakes and rivers remain with high and clear water. It seems that rainbows are already returned from the spawning and getting stronger and silver again. On the other hand, migratory brown are fat, silver and already entering into Limay river . …

Floating Limay river

We have been recently fishing the Limay river starting on Limay river mouth  floating down to Villa Llanquin area and we had great success all the way. We have great offers for this season on daily trips or packages in the Lake district area. Please contact us if you have any questions! Enjoy the pics!

Volcanic fishing!!

Fishing season started the first of November and we decided to go for one of the most interesting sport fish in Patagonia, Landlocked Atlantic Salmon. The Volcanic eruption affected the area where we fish for them, there´s about 1 inch of very thin ash all over the ground, anyhow, we managed to get to the river and Fish without mayor …

Effects of the volcanic ash that has fallen on our lakes and rivers?

On a scale of 0 to 14 pH, a value of 0 is the most acidic and 14 the most basic. The rain usually has a pH between 5 and 6.5. It is acidic because it has dissolved carbon dioxide and air pollutants such as sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxides. If the rain water flows over soil containing minerals, the …