New Zealand Flyfishing
Picture yourself flyfishing New Zealand! Fishing for Brown or Rainbow Trout amongst the backdrop of the mighty Southern Alps. Backcountry New Zealand is one of the leading flyfishing guiding outfitters with guides who will do their best to deliver a fishing experience of a lifetime.
What can New Zealand Trout fishing be like you may ask? Just ask a Trout Bum!!
Information on Fly Fishing in New Zealand:
Learn about the Fly-Fishing techniques, fishing style and fish species in New Zealand by clicking here.
Fly Fishing trips and packages Enquire about trips and pricing here.
Download our fishing information brochure here.
Meet your professional fly fishing guides of New Zealand by clicking here .
View our fly fishing photos and gallery by clicking here .
View our South Island of New Zealand fly fishing videos here.
Contact us to ask more questions, get us to phone you or to start booking a fishing trip Enquire about trips and pricing here
Learn more about our special occasion, birthday surprise or anniversary fishing tours here.
Learn about why your travel and fishing trip with us is carbon neutral or better here.
Browse through fishing stuff that we like by clicking here.
Learn what fishing equipement and gear you need in New Zealand here.
Our fly fishing guiding team is headed up by Nigel Birt with his vast knowledge of flyfishing guiding in New Zealand. Nigel has been guiding since 1988, during that time he has built up an excellent reputation for himself and Backcountry New Zealand. All our guides have gained their vast experience through guiding throughout the South Island. Their combined wealth of knowledge and tuitional techniques are invaluable to your angling experience and skill improvement. Each Backcountry New Zealand guide is a member of the New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association.
And for the fly-tyers among you download our:
New Zealand trout fishing fly patterns
Backcountry New Zealand provides a range of flyfishing experiences from full-day guided fly-fishing or Heli-fishing tour, through to multi day tours with hiking, rafting and helicopter options. We are able to develop all inclusive itineraries including accommodation, simply let us know if you would like us to organise this for you. We provide high quality fishing equipment, 4WD vehicles and modern lightweight waders! Click to request further information.