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Kiaora and Welcome,my name is Dion James and we offer Guided Trout fishing Adventures based in the Rotorua Region North Island Aotearoa NZ. We pride ourselves on showcasing an Epic Sight fishing adventure to many of our beautiful lakes and streams...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Rotorua, New Zealand
+64 210 236 7469
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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Thanks Dion for the great day out on the lake. You have made me catch the fly fishing bug. See you as soon as i get in more practice with the casting. Cheers Cedric :)

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank cedricdamienc
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Ever since I started fly fishing, I had heard of the legendary New Zealand waters. For the past many years I have been reading countless magazines, articles online, and watching videos of the beautiful sight fishing for big trout that New Zealand is so famous...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank KyleE656
Dion J, Owner at Rotorua Sight-Fishing Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Cheers Kyle it was a great day. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 7 May 2018

I have to say that this was hands down one of The Best days of my life! Like any angler, i've often dreamed of pulling in a monstrous trout from a pristine, placid water in some remote corner of the world. Dion James helped me...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank erinjacques
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

I was absolutely hopeless at fly fishing, Dion was extremely patient and his keen eye, and local knowledge led us to pools full of hungry fish. His guidance helped me to hook 10 fish, and allowed us to bring home two awesome sized rainbow trout....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank jarryde2018
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Dion James is an awesome Guide. He was very accommodating to my schedule and worked around the rough weather we had. He picked us up at our vacation rental and took us straight to the streams. I was worried about the streams being blown out...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ChrisW9540
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Dion James made first flyfishing experience fun and productive. Bringing home two large and delicious rainbow trout for the family dinner. A wonderful day out learning to spot and target the fish in the wild, choose the right flys and ultimately land some delicious fish....More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Joel D
Dion J, Owner at Rotorua Sight-Fishing Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thanks Joel it was a great day! All the best buddy ☺

Reviewed 31 December 2017

Santa sprung a huge surprise and arranged for my sons and I to go fishing with Dion James of Rotorua Sight Fishing Adventures on the 27th. Fantastic day. Dion is a legend. Thoroughly enjoyed our time with him. Cannot speak highly enough of his skills...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Analangler
Reviewed 27 October 2017

28th February 2017: I had "crack a day" on the Ngongotaha Stream with Dion James - one of the nicest guys I've ever met:-) And a superb fishing guide! We started the day by catching some rainbows, but I wanted to catch a big brown...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Anders B
Dion J, Owner at Rotorua Sight-Fishing Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Cheers Anders! Was a great half day session and I look forward to seeing you again mate. Tight lines 🎣 Dion

Reviewed 12 September 2017

When you choose Dion to take you on you're next fishing adventure,expect High quality service,and world class fishing with a nice friendly atmosphere. Never a dull moment with this guy,he is always willing to ensure a great day out ,show you some expert fly fishing...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank rankin308
Management response:Responded 13 September 2017

Thanks mate, Its been a great few years. Looking forward to the years ahead on your return. ;) Regards Dion

Reviewed 12 September 2017

With Dions local knowledge and awesome personality you are in for a great days fishing . He is in tune with where the fish are and what they are eating . The two days my mate Josh and I had with him were full with...More

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Date of experience: January 2017
Thank bigriver_tas
Management response:Responded 13 September 2017

Cheers Mate, Cant wait to head back up in search for the Gold bar that got away! Looking forward to another round of action again. Regards Dion

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