Kooi Noom Prime Availability for 2017-2018 Season

November and December mean trophy season at Kooi Noom! In the Austral spring, deep dwelling trout of Lago Quiroga migrate to shallower waters and somehow manage to fit into the Rio Capitan to spawn. Readily spotted from the shores of river, accurate casts often produce Patagonian behemoths that have never seen a fly!  We have available dates throughout prime season in November and December. If you can’t make it …

Austral Kings 2017 Midseason Report

Like so many others, I had to get a taste of the fabled Austral Kings in Chilean Patagonia.  Nestled in an impressive yet tranquil river valley which rivals Yosemite in grandeur, Austral Kings is a place that self-respecting King Salmon fishermen cannot ignore.  I went to down in the midst of the King Salmon run to see what Fly Rod & Reel has dubbed …

Kooi Noom Midseason Report 2016/2017

Argentina: land of endless empanadas, impressive scenery, excellent wines, too much steak (Argentinians eat steak like Americans drink water), beautiful people and of course Patagonian Fly Fishing!  I’m about as green as gringo gets in the world of Argentinian Fly Fishing. I’m not an expert fly fisherman and my Spanish could use several more decades of practice. As Kooi Noom …

Kooi Noom Last Minute Cancellation! 1 Rod Available – February 11-18 2017

Due to a last-minute cancellation, we have one rod available at Kooi Noom  this season February 11th – 18th 2017. Given the short notice, were chopping $1,500 off the price. This might be the final chance to score a spot in 2017. Price: $4,950 3,450 USD, 7N/6D ($1,500 discount) Sample Itinerary Friday/Saturday: Arrive in Buenos Aires and catch connecting flight to El Calafate. Stay Friday night. Saturday transfer to lodge. Sunday – Friday:  Six full …

Kooi Noom – End of season fishing report-

Dear anglers, Another great season has finished at Kooi Noom.  Thanks to all the ones that visited us and fish in one of the newest Lodges in Patagonia. We are glad to say that fishing has been very consistant trough out the season with many big fish landed and some surprises. Like the 24 pounds fish landed by Larry from …

Kooi Noom trip report by Ben Etridge

Kooi Noom Trip Report by Ben Etridge WEEK: 29/11/14 – 06/12/14   Thoughts and Recollections Kooi Noom fully lived up to expectations. The fishing was challenging and technical but also extremely rewarding. The weather was both tough toward the fisherman with high winds but also we received a calm break midway through the week which enabled us to explore more …