Yahapé Fly Fishing – Dorado, Pacú & Pira Pita

When you talk to seasoned Dorado fishermen about their favorite places to fish, the name Repeski comes up quite often, and it’s easy to see why.  My first experience fishing the area was last July with our friend & consummate guide, Peto. Although the middle of winter wasn’t prime time, I was enthralled with the style of fishing and saw …

Dorado Fishing at Pirá Lodge – Esteros del Iberá

Situated in the virgin Esteros del Ibera in Corrientes province,  Pira Lodge is the most recognized lodge in the world of Dorado fly fishing. Twice the size of the Everglades and the second largest marshland in the world (behind the Pantanal in Brazil), Esteros del Ibera boasts a staggering array of wildlife. Caiman and capabarra (the largest rodent in the …

Irigoyen fishing report

F I S H I N G     R E P O R T W E E K 9 – Feb 28st – March 6th W E A T H E R  C O N D I T I O N S : Good weather and sunny conditions most of the week. We had temperatures between 5º C – 16º C. …

southernmost river expedition…

We had been planning  this expedition since we started with the operation “Far end Rivers” at the Irigoyen river. We decided to start the 3rd week of january, exploring south into the uninhabited peninsula looking for sea run brown trout. We had no preliminary info at all, only a lot of hope,  which is the most important thing doing  an …

Fly Fishing Patagonia Feb 12-23

After a long 6 month hiatus, I’m finally back in Argentina again. It’s a huge relief to be out of the bitter cold & rain of the Pacific Northwest, and as an added bonus I no longer have to pine for mate, fernet & cheap steak. Oh, and the fishing isn’t too bad either. Unfortunately my friends Tom and Brandon …

HUGE SEA TROUT IN IRIGOYEN RIVER!!!

This giant  was 41 inches long and had a girth of 24 inches, was caught on floating line and a small leech. This is probably the biggest fish caught in the Irigoyen.

Week four at Far end Rivers

W E E K 4 – JAN 24th – JAN 30th W E A T H E R   C O N D I T I O N S : Sunny conditions most of the week. We had temperatures between 10 and 16 degrees. Some days with very strong wind but we managed to fish. R I V E R   C O …

Big Fish, Patagonia

Here’s the latest photo updates from our good friends, Rodrigo Amadeo and Packet Green from their upcoming video production, Big Fish, Patagonia. It’s going to be the first film from Patagonia focusing only on sea run browns, steelhead and double-digit trout. Fish under 10lbs need not apply. This is going to be some serious fish porn, and I can’t wait …

Fishing report @ Far end Rivers

W E E K 3 – JAN 17 – JAN 24 W E A T H E R  C O N D I T I O N S : Rainy the first two days and after that the weather got better. We had temperatures between 8 and 16 deegres. Some days with wind but fishable. R I V E R   …