Sea Trout Fly Fishing in Argentina at Worlds End Lodge on the Irigoyen River is a unique fishery and the only operation on the river. You will have the opportunity to move up and down as you need in search of finding the best chances to hook a sea trout. Just 4 lucky customers each week fish the Irigoyen River and its main tributary the Malaguena River.
Sea Trout fly fishing in Argentina takes place on the Irigoyen River. The Irigoyen River is unique in that it is a small river on the East coast of the island of Tierra del Fuego that empties right into the sea where big Sea Trout come in fresh from the ocean. Another unique feature is that the river flows through a valley, which is bordered by ancient forests. The river also runs on the leeward side of the mountains, which all means it is more protected from the harsh Argentinian winds.
Sea Trout Fly Fishing in Argentina on the Irigoyen River is done in various ways. You can drift downstream, upstream, and strip at various speeds which our guides will teach you as necessary. The fishing areas are divided into beats, you rotate regularly to ensure the best performance of the river and the best possibility of catching. There are two anglers per guide and we rotate the guides daily to make the most of each one’s experience.
The fishing is all wading using ARGO 6×6 ATV between the various beats, there are approximately 20 miles of private water. The Irigoyen River catch rates can and do vary depending on the water conditions and the weather. However, as the lodge keeps detailed daily catch records we can see and prove that on average customers land 2.2 fish per day averaging around 9-10lb.
This fishing destination is suitable for levels, plus being well sheltered it is far easier to cast for beginners with a single-handed rod. The great thing about this destination is as a beginner you will catch fish. For the more experienced anglers who just love the rewards of technical Sea Trout fly fishing in Argentina, the Irigoyen River is where stealth and good casting skills can make a difference.
Whilst Sea Trout fly fishing in Argentina on the Irigoyen river you will be guided by very experienced guiding staff from the lodge, these guides speak good English and have an unrivalled knowledge of the beats you will be fishing. Visit our YouTube channel to watch our excellent hosts in action
As the Worlds End lodge is located in the Argentinian wilderness there are no other activities that customers can do, if you wish to have some time away from the lodge then you can go hiking in the surrounding areas and take in the fantastic views and maybe some of the amazing wildlife that inhabits the local area.
If you have any questions about Sea Trout Fly Fishing in Argentina or any of the fishing trips we offer then contact us in the office, our experienced team will be happy to help you with any queries you have. Additionally, you can request a free brochure.
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