Fly fishing for seatrout on Rio Grande river in Argentina, Tierra del Fuego. Fishmaster will arrange a hosted fly fishing trip to the Rio Grande, Aurelia Lodge on 22.3-1.4.2023. Rio Grande is one of the best seatrout rivers in the world. Nowhere else in the world there are so much seatrout as there are in the rivers of Tierra del Fuego. They also grow big, the average size of seatrout in Rio Grande is 4-5 kg. Every season many seatrout over 8 kg will be caught, the biggest ones are over 10 kg. We are sure that you will enjoy both the superb fishing of the Rio Grande as well as the outstanding quality of the service, food and accommodation at Aurelia Lodge.
Fly fishing will be done on private Aurelia lodge beat on Rio Grande river. The Rio Grande is a medium size, 20-25 m wide river, with gentle gradients and easily waded, gravel-bottom pools. While the pools can be covered adequately with a single-handed rod, double-handers have become popular and deal with the famous Tierra del Fuego winds more efficiently. Aurelia Lodge’s pools are varied and interesting with island pools, traditional runs, undercut banks and meanders. All the pools are ideal fly water. Aurelia Lodge offers 14 km of double bank fishing on the Rio Grande.
Maximum number of rods is 6 fishing this Aurelia Lodge beat. There is always local fishing guide available per 2 fly fishermen. They know the fishing places like their own hands and their english is adequate. Both single and double handed fly rods can be used on Rio Grande (AFTM class 7-10, rod length 9′-14′). A big seatrout has here plenty of room to run and fishing hours are often allocated when the fishing is best. Fishing is ‘catch and release’ only.