John Gendall Fly Fishing

Nelson Lakes National Park

South Island - New Zealand

a fly fishing adventure…

John Gendall Fly Fishing is at the centre of one of the most scenic and prolific wild brown trout fisheries New Zealand has to offer. The small lodge is located at heart of the breathtaking Nelson Lakes National Park, on the divide between the East and West Coast of New Zealand’s spectacular South Island. John Gendall’s New Zealand Fly Fishing vacations and tours will take you fly fishing for wild trophy brown trout in freestone water so clear you’ll want to throw in a slice lemon and some tonic!


The New Zealand tourism industry has been hit hard by Covid-19 restrictions on international travel and our business is no exception. To help fill the void we are offering an incentive to New Zealanders to experience our world class fishing and hunting trips. We are now offering a 25% discount on all our guided trips and accommodation to NZ residents. This offer is available while this notice remains on our website – now’s your chance, what are you waiting for….

Contact us now to avail of this deal!

New Zealand Fly Fishing Vacation

John says, “Over the last twenty five years, I’ve been guiding and fly fishing across New Zealand and the world. From Russia to the Caribbean, the USA through the South Pacific, my fly fishing trips – and adventures – have taken me across the globe.”

“I’ve now established my own lodge in New Zealand and started guiding trout and fly fishing vacations in an area I consider to be one of the best trout fishing locations on the planet!”

“I’m excited to invite you to experience fly fishing for trout, salmon and kingfish in the single-most majestic and breath-taking destinations.”

Looking for a truly special fly fishing vacation in New Zealand?

Look no further! John Gendall Fly Fishing is a perfectly located South Island lodge. Your days will be filled with fantastic scenery and the best fishing that New Zealand has to offer. If you’re looking for a holiday unlike any other, contact John Gendall and find out for yourself what the best fly fishing in any hemisphere is like.


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