Fantastic fly fishing for seatrout, brown trout and rainbow trout in Chile, Tierra del Fuego. Fishmaster will arrange a hosted fly fishing trip to Tierra del Fuego 11.-22. January 2023. You can fly fish for sea run brown trout, brown trout and rainbow trout on the rivers and lakes of Tierra del Fuego. We are sure that you will enjoy the superb fly fishing on the Rio Grande, Rio Azopardo, Despreciado Lake, Laguna del Cura, Laguna del Carabinero and Lake Desaeado.
For the first day of the week fly fishing will be done on the upper part of Rio Grande river. The Rio Grande is a medium size, 10-20 m wide river, with gentle gradients and easily waded, gravel-bottom pools. The pools can be covered adequately with a Switch or a single-handed rod. Pools are varied and interesting with traditional runs, undercut banks and meanders. The lodge in Tierra del Fuego offers 50 km of double bank fishing on the Rio Grande and 15 km of double bank fishing on Rio Azopardo. The Rio Azopardo is a 15 km long river that runs into the Ocean from the Fagnano Lake. One full day guests will fly fish on the Despreciado Lake, located about 40 minutes south from the lodge. It is a beautiful small lake full of brown trout around 3 kg.
Next day will be spent on Laguna del Cura and Laguna del Carabinero lakes located close to the lodge (30 minutes). You can catch about 20 nice rainbow trout and brown trout around 2 kg each. Last day we will fish on the Desaeado Lake and return in the afternoon to fish for brown trout in the Despreciado Lake. Maximum number of rods is 6 fishing these trips and there is one local fishing guide per 3 fly fishermen. Fishing guide will take you by car to the rivers and lakes and show where to cast. They know the fishing places like their own hands and their english is adequate. Single hand rods are recommended in Tierra del Fuego (AFTM class 6-8, rod length 9′-10h and release’ only.