Dive into the world of fishing in one of the most coveted freshwater fishing destinations. Whether you’re a seasoned angler or a beginner, find everything from tips on how to land the big one to insights into the most productive fishing spots and the best times to cast your line.

Orvis endorsed Fly Fishing instructor in Lake Taupo on a guided trip in New Zealand

Gone Fishing with Chris Jolly Outdoors 1997

In the nineties, Graham Sinclair and his gone fishing team decide to film their first ever hunting show.

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San Diego news crew in New Zealand 1987

News 8 Throwback: San Diego news crew gets tough assignment of going to New Zealand in 1987. The resulting six-part series features the natural beauty of the country and the welcoming spirit of its people.

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Chris Jolly Outdoors Taupo Fly Fishing Tournament 2021 Entrants

Fly Fishing Tournament 2021

This was Chris Jolly Outdoors inaugural guided catch and release fly fishing tournament on the local rivers of the Lake Taupo region.

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A Message From The Helm With Simon Jolly

As always, in bad situations, there are opportunities that arise, and as we are heading out of our summer season I thought I’d share some of them with you.

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Mike Yardley Great Temptations in Taupō

Luxuriating in the heart of Lake Taupō, onboard a private fishing charter with Chris Jolly Outdoors, the bright spring sunshine had cast the great lake in a deep shade of oceanic blue, as the water glinted like freshly cut diamonds.

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Come fly fishing with Chris Jolly Outdoors and experience the best trout fishing in New Zealand.

Top 3 Favourite Trips for Dad this Father’s Day

For over 40 years, we've been creating unforgettable outdoor experiences. This Father's Day, treat your incredible dad to one of our top picks!

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Orvis endorsed Fly Fishing Guide With A Rainbow Trout In Taupo New Zealand

Fly fishing in Taupo: Kiwis have trout fishing’s winter of gold

The trout in Lake Taupō may be well-fed but closed borders could mean lean times for those who rely on hooking the big spenders.

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