Clark, known as the Trout Man, offers fishing for beginners, backpackers and budget travellers, families and senior citizens at at very affordable rates. Harvey is a very experienced
and knowledgeable angler committed to passing on his love of fishing.
All tackle is provided but
you need to purchase a fishing licence (available from the camp
store). A fish preparation area and fish smoker are also available.
Some of the options available, with prices as
at September 2014, are:
Flycasting tuition and fishing on tranquil stream and lake-edge learning the basics
$100 for 1 person
$120 for 2 people
A day out for seven hours at peak season around the local
for 1 person
$195 for 2
A day out for six hours during peak spawning season at peaceful captivating Lake Rerewhakaaitu, half an hour from Rotorua
for 1 person
$170 for 2
No experience required, no tuition necesary, just two hours of straight fishing. The Trout Man does the casting, you do the catching.
2 hours: $50 for 1 person
Excitement time! Two hours easy fishing starting 5am-6am at peak feeding time. No experience requried, anyone can have a go. The Trout Man does the casting and passes you the rod so you can strike and play the fish.
$50 for 1 person, spring/summer only
($40 if booked with a tuition course)
Where and How
A time-saving familiarisation trip around the local fishing spots, learning where to go and what to use.