My wife and I had the privilege of fishing with Deanna and James last Saturday in Rotorua. We planned this trip eight months and advance, and Dion did not disappoint! With water level is low, gin clear water, hot temps, and 2 inexperienced fly fishers,...More
Rotorua Sight-Fishing Adventures
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I highly recommend getting in touch with Dion James if you are interested in fly fishing in the Rotorua area. I'm an experienced bass fisherman, who has picked up fly fishing about a year ago. In a half-day with Dion, I learned a ton about...More
I’ve been filming fishing programmes all over the world for the Discovery Channel on some of the most iconic rivers on the planet. Today’s experience on the Nungataha River alongside my wonderful guide Dion James has to be one of the best sight casting angling...More
Thank you so much Robson! You’re an absolute legend in the fishing fraternity and it was an honour to guide you in my backyard. I wish you the very best on your travels around the globe and I hope to see you again someday! 😊🎣
Dion was an amazing guide who helped two "over sixties" have a successful fishing experience! He was knowledgeable and sensitive to our fitness level. He was particularly good to a cancer survivor who had several disabilities. He was patient but not condescending and helped us...More
Today was one of those lifetime experiences my family will never forget. My wife, 12yr old son, and myself had the opportunity to have Dion teach us fly fishing and hook & land some trophy worthy Brown & Rainbow Trouts. He is a local who...More
Thanks so much! I had a blast hosting you awesome bunch onto our waters. Loved that family competitiveness! Hope to see you all again some day! Kia Kaha - all the best!
We had our first fly fishing experience with Dion who took us to one of the streams near Rotorua and we had a perfect day! Dion is very easy going and it was all about what we wanted to do. The stream he found was...More
Cheers guys was good morning. All the best!
This is Trout fishing at its best, especially with Dion's experience, knowledge and know how. If you want to experience what NZ trout fishing is all about, this is the man. Doesn't matter if you experienced or a beginner. We had an amazing and unforgettable...More
Cheers Aadil! Look forward to catching up again soon!
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 :)
Cheers mate and all the best!
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
Cheers Kyle it was a great day. Hope to see you again!
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
Your very welcome! Thankyou so much for allowing me to host you onto our beautiful waters my indigenous friends! All the best!