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Fishing in the Pyrenees with Salvelinus
Fishing in Patagonia with Salvelinus
Jurassic Lake is a step back in time where fishing is how it should be…fantastic!
John Shakour (Arizona, USA)
The renowned Lake Strobel, Jurassic Lake is a destination that has to be visited at least once in a lifetime. It is difficult to imagine the average weight of the trout that live in these waters and the numbers of trophy trout caught. This is what makes it the world´s best destination to fish rainbow trout.
To make sure all the hotspots are covered a tour has been organized which includes fishing with the two best fishing operations established in the Strobel area and with direct access to all the waters available in the area.
Where: Province of Santa Cruz, Argentina
Accommodation: Standard Fishing lodge plus fixed fishing camp
Capacity: 6-7 anglers
International Airport: Buenos Aires
National Airport: Calafate
Species: Rainbow trout
When: November - April
Best time: November - December and March. Note: although January and February are not the best months, the fishing is still very recommendable
Trip lasts: 14 days / 13 nights
Fishing days: 9 complete fishing days
Can you believe it! Surrounded by shoals of seven pound trout in a river that is no more than fifty feet wide!
Fishing locations covered on this tour
Fishing in this river at the beginning and the end of the fishing season just becomes insane
Fishing techniques vary according to the time of the year and the weather.
Sight fishing for trophy fish is especially interesting in November-December and March-April
The late season - March early April - is colder but it is not so windy
Flies used? Foam based attractors, big terrestrials and streamers.
Strong winds are a feature of this destination.
There are two strategically sited locations for that trout of a lifetime from Lake Strobel
Fixed fishing camp sited where the River Barrancoso joins Lake Strobel. The camp is equipped with:
The second destination is a fishing Lodge which is situated in one of the most remote parts of Patagonia on the banks of a small lake full of 2-4 pound trout, near Lake Strobel.
The lodge is equipped with:
Although it is catalogued as a standard fishing lodge it has excellent kitchen facilities and many of the amenities, which correspond to a deluxe lodge. It provides:
Night:Departure from the airport of your choice.International flight to Buenos Aires
Morning: Arrival Buenos Aires Airport
Domestic flight Buenos Aires – Calafate (3 hours)
Midday: Arrival Calafate Airport
Transfer to the fishing lodge (4,5 hours)
5 complete days of fishing in Lake Strobel and River Barrancoso
Morning: half fishing day at the Bahia de los Monstruos in Lake Strobel
Midday: lunch & transfer to the fishing camp (1 hour)
Afternoon: Half day fishing in the waters adjacent to the camp till night
3 complete fishing days in Barrancoso River and the adjacent Lake Strobel
Morning: Transfer to Hotel in Calafate (7-8 hours)
Evening: Dinner Asado El Calafate
Mid day: Domestic flight El Calafate–Buenos Aires (3 hours)
Afternoon: Arrival a Buenos Aires Airport
Evening/Night: Flight Buenos Aires – to the airport of your choice (or via Santiago de Chile)
Morning: Arrival to your airport
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