Archive for November, 2007

Lake Taupo Trout Fishing Report For The 29th December 2007

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November 29, 2007 /

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Hey all, I had a great day yesterday and so have decided to put it into a story form, hope you enjoy it. A Day On The Whanganui I have been cracking my neck to get into the upper Whanganui since opening day. I already fish two beats on this magnificent River, however one of […]

Lake Taupo Trout Fishing Report For The 21st November 2007

Shane French /

November 21, 2007 /

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Hey all, I had a huge day today on a back country piece of water that i have been looking at for some time now. I heard it held some fairly big trout and wanted to see for myself. Brendon came along as he had fished this piece of water before and is good company […]

Lake Taupo Trout Fishing Report For The 20th November 2007

Shane French /

November 20, 2007 /

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Hey all Up early this morning and off to the Hinemaiaia with an American angler . Second cast in the steps pool and wham! that was it though!!!!!!! From there we sprayed down and shot through to the Tongariro. First up was the Red Hut area. Man have you looked over the bridge there. Shit […]

Lake Taupo Trout Fishing Report For The 19th Of November 2007

Shane French /

November 19, 2007 /

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Hey all, I was up early this morning and onto the Waitahanui River. Things have been quiet on this piece of water however there are trout around. Take your time through all the water, varying your weight and leader length and you will pick up Trout. All the fish I hooked this morning took a […]

Lake Taupo Trout Fishing Reports For The 16th November 2007

Shane French /

November 16, 2007 /

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Hey all, I have been fishing the Waitahanui over the past couple of days both with clients and with guests staying at the lodge. The water is in great condition with all the pools looking deep and green! Unfortunately there are few fish in the system. The sun has been shinning all week and this […]

Lake Taupo Trout fishing report for the 14th of November 2007

Shane French /

November 14, 2007 /

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Hey all Yesterday I took my friend Stephen into the Red Hut area for a look see. As we peered into the water from the bridge, we literely drooled. There must have been 20 good sized trout dotted all the way down the pool, some of them in mid water giving us a great view […]

Lake Taupo Trout fishing report For The 11th of November 2007

Shane French /

November 11, 2007 /

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Hey all Sorry about the lack of reports, I have plenty on at the moment and am not getting out as much as I would like. I fished this morning in the Waitahanui, with Peter from Australia. The lower reaches were hard going with no fish sighted or hooked. We moved up into the upper […]

Looking Back At October and Forward To November

Shane French /

November 9, 2007 /

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Hey all October was a wet one, all the rivers came up a few times over this month. I was on the Tauranga Taupo one day and watched in horror as the river rose and inch per minute, I was on the wrong side too!!! Fish wise it was the same as any other month […]

Lake Taupo Trout Fishing Report For The 6th Of November 2007

Shane French /

November 6, 2007 /

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Hey all, I fished the Waitahanui today with Brendon. We started from the bridge pool and worked our way up to Gordon Williams in the upper reaches. The water colour was perfect after all the rain in the headwaters. Fish were non existent in the lower pools with no hookups or touches. Brendon Hooked a […]

Lake Taupo Trout Fishing Report For The 4th Of November 2007

Shane French /

November 4, 2007 /

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Hey all, I fished an upper section of a Back country river yesterday with a friend. I have been to this river a few times now and put some hard yards in to find entry and exit spots along the river. It is always a good practice to ask permission when required to cross land, […]

Lake Taupo Trout Fishing Report For The 01 November 2007

Shane French /

November 1, 2007 /

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Hey all I fished the Waitahanui river quickly this morning with a client for zero fish. It was barren!!!! From there we changed gear and went back country to a river a haven’t fish so far this season. We got onto them straight away and had a blast. The condition of the fish was excellent […]