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FishNTales Outfitters

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“derek”(6 reviews)
Join us for professionally guided fly fishing for rainbow and brown trout in local rivers. All equipment, instruction and transportation provided. Tours range from local walk-in to back-country hike, raft and helicopter fishing over one or more...more
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15 Milton Terrace, Napier 4110, New Zealand
+64 27 541 5229
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

My wife and I did a cruise around NZ and I talked her into a Fly Fishing trip while on our cruise. A quick google search for fly fishing Napier,NZ and I was emailing away with Derek, owner of FishNTales Outfitters He provided my wife...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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FishNTalesOutfitters, Owner at FishNTales Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Hi Phil, thank you for joining us during your stop in Napier. It was a great pleasure to guide you guys and get you both into some nice trout. I hope you'll come back and explore the area some more next time, plenty of great...More

Reviewed 10 December 2017

Had a great day with Derek on the Mohaka river with Raft Fish NZ. Amazing river full of large wild rainbow and brown trout. Derek was an excellent instructor and guided us through how to cast, hook and land these hard-fighting fish. We felt very...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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FishNTalesOutfitters, Owner at FishNTales Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Thanks for joining us! I thoroughly enjoyed your company and you guys were quick learners. Look forward to seeing you again next time. Derek

Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

A big thanks to Derek, we had a great day! This was the first time that I had ever fly fished or even casted. I landed fish with his guidance. He knows where the fish are and if you can present the fly to fish...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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FishNTalesOutfitters, Owner at FishNTales Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

Thanks for joining us Mitch. Really enjoyed the day with you. Keep practicing the mending and striking! Hopefully more and bigger fish in your future. See you again. Derek

Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We heard about Derek from Canadian neighbours just before we left our winter. Are we ever glad! Arriving in Napier and setting up a day with Derek was the perfect tonic - floating down the Mohaka in an expertly guided boat, hopping out to fish...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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FishNTalesOutfitters, Owner at FishNTales Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thanks for joining us! We're glad you enjoyed it and look forward to fishing with you again. Summer will be here soon!

Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Had the pleasure of going fishing with Derek around mid September and had an excellent day. He was very knowledgable about the best locations and techniques. I was completely new to fly fishing and he had me casting and getting the technique down very quickly....More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Derek M, Owner at FishNTales Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Thanks for joining us Danielle. You were a quick learner and did a great job getting your first trout! Hope to see you again real soon on the river and enjoy your travels around New Zealand!

Reviewed 18 September 2017

We spent 4 days with Derek and his passion, technique and patience helped us find plenty of trout. He is not just a great fisherman, but also a great bloke as well.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Derek M, Owner at FishNTales Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Thanks for joining us Brad. It was a pleasure to guide you and your Dad. Glad you enjoyed the trip and we look forward to next time!

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