There's a good frosting of snow on the ground in this winter scene of Lake Pearson, in the Canterbury high country. Canterbury Winter Fishing Blues
Canterbury Winter Fishing Blues

Canterbury Winter Fishing Blues By Piscator As an angler, don’t you just hate winter? The.

Alex Kole with a couple of Waiau River salmon from 60 years ago. Big fish in those days! Caught near Hanmer Springs, 28 and 16 lbs. Photo courtesy of Alex Kole.
Waiau River Salmon and Trout Fishing – North Canterbury

Waiau River – Trout and Salmon The Waiau River mouth is some 18 kilometres to.

Dead eels in Lake Forsyth following periodic toxic algal bloom. The water can be extremely poisonous. Sadly this has been happening in this lake for at least 100 years.
Lake Forsyth, Canterbury low land lake 50 kms from Christchurch

Te Roto o Wairewa/Lake Forsyth Contains brown trout and redfin perch Lake Forsyth has been.

A super weekend's fishing. March 1955.
50 Years of Salmon Fishing by Clive Morriss – bamboo rods, bakelite reels

50 Years of Salmon Fishing By Clive Morriss After 50 years of salmon fishing, the.

Mark Burgess with a brace of typical salmon from Lake Coleridge. They were taken on spinning gear at the Harper River mouth.
Lake Coleridge Fishing Tips: Beginners Guide to Fishing Lake Coleridge

Lake Coleridge Fishing Tips This article is aimed at helping the complete beginner angler who.

Alpine fishing in Lake Grasmere. Photograph courtesy of Richard Cosgrove, Fish and Game.
Lake Sarah and Lake Grasmere Trout Fishing – Canterbury high country

Lake Sarah and Lake Grasmere This is the first trout fishing lake 2km along the.

A very fine looking big brown trout which looks like a fairly recent arrival in Lake Ellesmere that came in when the lake was opened to the sea redently.
Big Brown Trout – Selwyn, Ashley and LII Rivers – Close to Christchurch

By Tim Nichol I thought you might like this story about getting snapped off by.

Brown trout in great condition from the Halswell River, Lake Ellesmere. Night Time Lurking.
Night Time Lurking – Fishing Lake Ellesmere and its Tributaries

Night Time Lurking – Fishing Lake Ellesmere and its Tributaries; Harts, Irwell, Halswell, Selwyn and.

Top row: Hope's Dark, Hope's Silvery. 2nd row: Mrs Simpson, Grey Ghost, 3rd row: Red Shadow, Hart's Creek. 4th row: Yellow Rabbit, Brunton No.1. Night Fishing with Lures.
Night Fishing with Lures – Hart’s Creek, L2, Halswell and Selwyn Rivers

Night Fishing with Lures – “Old School” – Fewer and fewer anglers lip-hook a live.

Northern end of the Hurunui River lagoon during the salmon season.
Hurunui River Salmon and Trout Fishing – Photographs and 2018 Update

Hurunui River Trout and Salmon Fishing Video The Hurunui River is one of the best.