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 …

Kooi Noom 2014/15 season opening fishing report

Kooi Noom 2014/15 season opening fishing report After a great first season we are glad to share with all of you our first report of this new season at Kooin Noom. We are definitely into the beginning of a very good season, here is a brief report of what we have seen so far. Fishing. Fishing has been superb every …

Fishing Report from the Ground: The Aftermath of Puyehue Volcano in Bariloche and Surrounding Area

Even five months after the eruption of the Puyehue Volcano in the Cordón Caulle Mountains in southern Chile, volcanic ash continues to fall on Bariloche. New information and conclusions about the effects of this ash continually emerge, creating confusion and pure conjecture over what the real environmental impact will be in the short, medium and long-run. The future of our …

Just another day in Paradise.

Fishing has been great these last days!! We have been visiting our favorite spots looking for Migratory brown, rainbows and Landlocked Atlantics. Luckily, beggining of season in northern Patagonia  has always given us good times. We have visited our favorite spot for Landlocked Atlantics, and some nice rainbow and browns also took part on this trip. Limay river has showed some …

Lake Fonk, remembering old memories.

Many years passed since we started fishing around Bariloche. We were 14 years old when a very good friend and a guide at that moment, took us fishing to an incredible place called the Lake Fonk. Our friend, Nico Murua, was born in Buenos Aires and after finishing university he thought about moving to Bariloche. Resisting to the idea of …

ENORMOUS rainbow trout

Here’s some pictures that my buddy Calvin sent me from Sandpoint Outfitters. The most incredible thing is that this isn’t a steelhead. 42 x 24