Posts in Fly Fishing South Island

Team Tuesday - Connor & Shelen hit the South Island

Team Tuesday - Connor & Shelen hit the South Island

Conner Andrew and Shelen of Gisborne Hunting and Fishing recently made their annual pilgrimage deep in the South to share a few rivers with me..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/18/2018
Friday Fly Day - The Wicked Wulff

Friday Fly Day - The Wicked Wulff

Floating like a cork with an uber buggy silhouette, this new pocket pouncer from the Manic Fly Collection is sure to make a few fast water snouts appear. The Wicked Wulff is a full on floater that is designed to be seen, by both the angler, and the prey..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/14/2018
Friday Fly Day - The Low Blow

Friday Fly Day - The Low Blow

Not a fan of edge water dries that ride high on the surface? Chances are, that trout isn’t either..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/07/2018
Christmas Countdown Day #6 - Scott Meridian Fly Rod

Christmas Countdown Day #6 - Scott Meridian Fly Rod

When you buy someone a Scott Meridian saltwater fly rod for Christmas you're not just getting them a beautiful fly fishing tool, you're also giving them the gift of a lifetime of experiences..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/06/2018
Techy Thursday - 5 Common Angling Errors

Techy Thursday - 5 Common Angling Errors

As a professional guide I get to share time with many anglers and experience many things, so here are some observations that could help your own personal fly fishing experience and reduce the tears..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/06/2018
Win Stuff Wednesday - Two down, one to go...

Win Stuff Wednesday - Two down, one to go...

And we have our second winner, congrats Dan Root! Flies will be on their way today..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/05/2018
Christmas Countdown Day #4 - Simms Kids Tributary Waders

Christmas Countdown Day #4 - Simms Kids Tributary Waders

No longer do they have to swim in Dad's stinky old hand-me-downs with the drowning potential at an all time high, give them the gift of a durable pair of perfectly fitting waders for Christmas..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/04/2018
Christmas Countdown Day #2 - C&F Fly Boxes

Christmas Countdown Day #2 - C&F Fly Boxes

One can never have too many fly boxes, so thankfully C&F have got your back with a box for all and any occasion (Christmas in this case)..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/02/2018
Win Stuff Wednesday - Week one winner, and two still to go!

Win Stuff Wednesday - Week one winner, and two still to go!

Congrats to John McKernon, the first winner of one of three C&F fly boxes stuffed with new flies from the 2019 Manic Fly Collection. There are still two boxes up for grabs so get your entry in!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/28/2018
New custom Simms T Shirts have arrived!

New custom Simms T Shirts have arrived!

With summer approaching (hopefully) and Christmas on the horizon the timing is perfect for our new range of custom Simms t shirts to arrive..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/28/2018