Trout and Heli Fishing at Flock Hill Station Lodge

Into the wild … Discover trout and/or helicopter fishing at Flock Hill Station near Arthur’s Pass. 

Your local fishing guide Ben Haywood also operates his other fish guiding company: New Zealand Fly Fishing Escapes. With New Zealand Fly Fishing Escapes, stay in modern lodge facilities on a traditional 36000-acre High country Station, experiencing fly fishing in pristine waters in the heart of one of the most scenic and outstanding trout fisheries New Zealand has to offer. Perfectly positioned between Christchurch and the main highway to the West Coast of the South Island, Flock Hill Station is a fly fishing paradise for anglers with its abundance of premium trout fishing water located on and near this picturesque station. Testament to the stunning beauty and uniqueness of the area, several scenes from the movie ‘The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe were filmed at Flock Hill Station. Be immersed with this ‘Narnia-like’ landscape and let New Zealand Fly Fishing Escapes take you on a truly remote, authentic and memorable fly fishing trip of a lifetime.

Sight fish for large wild trout in the many crystal clear spring creeks, rivers and lakes found on Flock Hill Station and in the Canterbury High Country and West Coast regions of the South Island. Both areas are reknowned for their world-class fly fishing and breath taking scenery. Let New Zealand Fly Fishing Escapes take you off the ‘beaten track’ to access more remote waters and experience some of New Zealand’s wild and unspoilt wilderness fishing.

What’s more, Ben can arrange the ultimate heli-fishing adventure.Treat yourself to the most luxurious New Zealand fishing charter and take a breathtaking helicopter ride over the majestic Southern Alps. Imagine stalking large, wild brown and rainbow trout in crystal-clear mountain streams, amidst some of the most spectacular scenery New Zealand has to offer. Many streams accessed by helicopter are relatively untouched waters which are rarely fished – the only footprints in the sand are yours!

Interested? Head over to the New Zealand Fly Fishing Escapes website to find out more.