blog tag: destination fishing

New Zealand, Owen River Lodge, fly fishing

Ten Top Tips for Trout Fishing in New Zealand  As this time of year starts to come around my thoughts always turn towards heading back to New Zealand in search of gin clear water and large trout. I can think of no trout fishery quite like it. There are numerous places around the world to… Read More>>>


Onon River Mongolia, Fly Fishing Mongolia, taimen fishing Mongolia, Aardvark McLeod Mongolia, Mongolia River Outfitters, Fish Mongolia

Mongolia is the home of the world’s largest salmonid, the taimen. An aggressive predator it offers some of the most exciting fly fishing opportunities in the world in the most stunning wilderness settings. Along with taimen the Mongolian operations also offer great fly fishing for lenok trout, grayling, Amur pike and Amur trout. The 2019… Read More>>>


Oldero Lodge, Norway, Salmon fishing, Norway fishing guide, Aardvark McLeod

The Lakselv runs through Porsanger in the Finnmark county of north Norway and has for many years been an unknown salmon fishing river in comparison with the bigger rivers in the area. In the recent years this pearl of salmon fishing has caught the attention of anglers that are looking for big salmon, and in… Read More>>>


Taimen, Onon River, Fishing Mongolia, Aardvark McLeod

The pull of taimen fly fishing in Mongolia is too strong for Alex Jardine to shake. Stunning scenery, rich culture and, of course, an amazing fishing experience await. In September 2020 Alex is looking to head to the Onon River to host a trip on the Lower River Expedition. It is a trip designed for… Read More>>>


Gaula River, Winsnes Lodge, Norway, Atlantic salmon

Winsnes Fly Fishing Lodge in Norway was founded in 1882 when the first British salmon fishers, known as the ‘Salmon Lords’ (Lakse Lorder) used the house as a base for their summer fly fishing adventures on the Gaula River. Travelling salmon fly fishers have now enjoyed over 130 years fishing and staying at the lodge…. Read More>>>