Heli-Fishing Near Lake Taupo

World Class Trout Fishing Experiences

Helisika is pleased to offer world class wilderness guided fishing trips within the central North Island, New Zealand.

December through March are the peak summer fishing months in New Zealand and there‚Äôs no better place to base yourself for summer fishing than Rivers and stream that feed Lake Taupo all accessable by Helisika. le. 

Summer Fishing methods used in and around Taupo include. Fly fishing, including dry fly, nymph, and dry-nymph combo fishing.

Guided Fly fishing in the Greater Taupo District

As fly-fishing devotees are well-aware, there is no greater thrill than seeing a trout rise to the surface and take your dry fly. This summer has the potential to be a fabulous dry fly season in the Taupo area, because spring has been warm and dry and mayfly hatches are already bringing hungry trout to the surface. 

New Zealand is famous for its wilderness rivers, many of which are accessible only by helicopter. Local rivers like the world-famous Tongariro and the beautiful Tauranga Taupo offer some fantastic dry fly action and some of the anglers who pursue these monsters succeed in catching trophies of 12 pounds or more from more remote location like upper Rangitikei, Waipunga and Mohaka rivers, we can get you there.

Our experienced guides can provide all the gear you need for a first-class fishing experience. Even if you have never fly-fished before, the guides will patiently work with you to develop your skills and in all likelihood, deliver the exhilaration of catching your first wild New Zealand trout on a fly rod.