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 BOOK NOW FOR SUMMER FLY FISHING - February /March WAKATIPU DRIFT sighted dry fly fishing available for beginners or experienced anglers


JEFF JONES is a lifelong Otago angler  with over 25 years of professional guiding on the local Queenstown rivers and lakes.
Jeff is regarded as a Queenstown Trout fly fishing specialist, .

,Jeff personally guides his clients and will arrange your  Queenstown fly fishing or boat fishing  trout safari to suit beginners or experienced anglers . Jeff provides a traditional fly fishing experience using unique fly patterns designed for local Queenstown trout fly fishing conditions and 'extensive' local fishing knowledge of  Queenstown trout fishing  waters .


Queenstown fly fishing for beginners:  providing casting and fly fishing tuition , advanced and beginner fly anglers.
Halfday ,Full day ,Overnight and Multi day trips provide client anglers with the skills for  trout fly fishing  in Queenstowns famous trout fishing waters

 Departing from Queenstown by Boat or 4WD, you get quickly to Lake Wakatipu's fly fishing trout streams.
Some troutstreams can be only accessed by boat. Maritime NZ approved 6 metre cabin cruiser 'Sea Jay' provides safe navigation of lake Wakatipu's shallows and channels providing undisturbed trout fishing .

Lake Wakatipu provides fine Mid Summer trout fly fishing. Jeff Jones's Wakatipu Drift method of fly fishing .
This is 'Old School' traditional fly fishing at its very best!.
You can be
trout fly fishing within minutes. Warm summer days and Lake Wakatipu's very clear water  provides 'sighted' fly fishing on the dry fly for large wild Rainbow and wild Brown trout

Jeff Jones is a member of the pro staff of Thomas & Thomas flyrods , a current member & former executive member of the NZ Professional Fishing Guides Association & is a Dept of Conservation approved concessionaire for guided trout fishing safaris in the Otago and Southland region


* When fly fishing troutstreams and rivers -Queenstown Trout Safaris  promotes  'Catch and Release' for our magnificent trophy Wild Rainbow and Wild Brown Trout - in this way we can support the 'fishing for tomorrow ideal' '

Lake trolling is an opportunity to harvest fish for your dinner from lake Wakatipu's  large sustainable population of wild trout and Qunnat salmon


There are few more satisfying experiences than spotting ,stalking ,casting and eventually landing photographing and releasing a wild rainbow or brown trout. jeff's very special fishing locations mean you will rarely see other anglers fishing for trout with Queenstown Fishing Safaris.

Year round lake fishing - Spring, Summer, Autumn & winter trips available.
Trout and Salmon Fishing Queenstown New Zealand
Access by all weather fishing launch on Lake Wakatipu or 4WD to remote backcountry areas.

Half day 4 hour lake trolling fishing charters [1-4 anglers], or full day 8 hour day trip opportunities for some exciting spin or fly fishing opportunities . Half-day or full-day spinning or fly fishing trips to suit 1-2 anglers by 4WD or Boat, fishing. New Zealand south island lake fishing.



All fishing equipment provided - rods, lures, flies, waders etc. All trips include coffee, tea & cookies . Complimentary pick-up / drop-off on request. Accommodation for multi day fishing adventures available on request  . New Zealand professional fishing guides association member. 24 hour Fish and Game Fishing licences available.

Unique wilderness locations / adventures.

Access via 4wd, boat or helicopter.

Queenstown guided flyfishing trout safaris.

Secluded fishing hut accommodation.

Hunt for trophy browns and rainbow trout.

Lakes, rivers, streams, confluences.

Queenstown Trout Safaris South Island New Zealand.

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Snow skiing in the morning and fishing in the afternoon.


Jeff Jones :Full time professional fishing guide since 1989.
*Flycasting instructor fly fishing trout & salmon specialist.
*Maritime NZ certified boat skipper & Maritime NZ surveyed all weather 6 metre cabin launch 'Sea Jay'.
*NZ professional fishing guide concessionaire,maintains a safety plan,first aid certificate & passenger safety driver endorsement.
*A personal locator beacon is carried on trout safaris.

Queenstowns complete fishing service  providing valuable extensive local knowledge of South Island New Zealand rivers, lakes, weather conditions & wilderness trout fishing locations.

100%  New Zealand 'Kiwi' Fishing Guide.  Specialist in Dry Fly Sight Fishing and Wet fly & Streamer fly fishing

Fish and Game surveys show that Lake Wakatipu has the highest catch rate of all the southern lakes. so try boat fishing on Lake Wakatipu, you can be trout flyfishing within minutes.

There are some excellent fishing opportunities on lake Wakatipu, a relaxed trolling charter trip can provide for 1-4 anglers. For fly enthusiasts [1-2 anglers] Jeff uses his Lake Wakatipu Drift fishing technique. This method suits beginners to advanced fly casters, it provides excellent results and requires minimal physical effort, so how easy is that!.
Jeff's special hi visibility fly patterns designed for this style of Trout dry fly fishing .
My 6 metre all weather cabin boat is perfect for safe navigation of lake shallows and channels ,this enables undisturbed light tackle and flyfishing opportunities.

Shotover Ghillies lodgeQueenstown Accommodation arranged on request:
Jeff also arranges Queenstown angler accommodation . Also overnight trips and multi day road trips. Queenstown fishing Safaris provides a variety of rivers,lakes and troutstreams.


Only 10 minutes to private boat access to wilderness trout streams.
Only 20 mins to Queenstown International airport.
Central Queenstown has a full range of restaurants, entertainment and a large selection of shopping and adventure activities to suit all.
Queenstown has transport by taxis, regular bus timetables or  Rental Car agencies to suit any transport requirements.

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Jeff Jones

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