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Traveltruly Fly Fishing

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Traveltruly is here to make travelling, fishing and exploring New Zealand more authentic and memorable by providing personally curated trips, packages and itineraries that are customised to your needs and budget Your guide,Matt Butler, is a...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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+64 21 246 9616
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Matts a great guide, He got us onto plenty of fish, that cooperatively took our dries. He was full of advice and tips, was good company and worked tirelessly to spot fish for us. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Craig F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I believe Matt when he says there’s nowhere in the world where you can catch big browns like Queenstown, and he’s seen it all. Here’s so personable and smart. I only did a few hours with him but will book a few days next time....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely the most amazing flyfishing experience I have ever experienced. As an experienced flyfisherman, I thought I knew it all. Well...I was wrong, Matt showed me techniques and skills that are a must to catch trophy NZ Browns that I was definitely under skilled prior...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

Words cannot express the week long experience I had the pleasure of sharing with Matt. As a first time trip to New Zealand, Matt could not have been more professional and experienced in helping pursue a life long dream of fly fishing the South Island...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Mjbeez21, Owner at Traveltruly Fly Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2019

Thanks Mark, it was a trip of a lifetime alright, some of those days were just another level. Making the effort to do 7 days really paid off as you got consistently better everyday which made all the difference when we had big fish wanting...More

Reviewed 25 December 2018

I contacted Matt by email about fly fishing in New Zealand. While discussing our options for fly fishing, Matt mentioned he also does trip planning. My husband and I planned to spend a month in New Zealand exploring both the North and South islands. Matt...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Mjbeez21, Owner at Traveltruly Fly Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2018

Thanks Marion, you definitely saw the best of what NZ has to offer and good on you for making the effort to get around everything. The weather was challenging throughout the trip, especially during the fishing, but im glad we still got some great fish...More

Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Matt guided us over two days. My husband and I are beginners, so we knew we needed help but didn’t realize how much help until we got on the river with Matt. He is an amazing guide!! NZ was much tougher than any other fishing...More

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Mjbeez21, Owner at Traveltruly Fly Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2018

Thanks Lindsey, you did great to pick up the technique and doing at least 2 days made all the difference! You'll be a pro back home now 😁

Reviewed 7 December 2018

My wife and I fished with Matt for two days when were staying in Wanaka in late November 2018 and had a absolutely fantastic time. It was our first time fishing in New Zealand and we heard the fishing was tough, and it lived up...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Craig W
Mjbeez21, Owner at Traveltruly Fly Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2018

It was a great trip Craig, im glad you loved the heli trip, it was a pretty special day! I look forward to seeing you back in NZ soon!

Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Matt is hands down the best guide I have ever fished with. After traveling halfway around the world I made sure to hire a native New Zealand guide. When Matt isn’t putting you on the fish of a life time, he is sharing his plethora...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Mjbeez21, Owner at Traveltruly Fly Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2018

Cheers Alex, it was a great time fishing with you guys and sharing the passion for fly fishing. Im sure we will catch again soon!

Reviewed 20 April 2018

I first met Matt in December 2017 and he guided me for two days. This was only my second time Fly Fishing! It became clear to me that Matt is an incredible guide and his skill in conveying helpful detailed instruction is excellent. Over the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Mjbeez21, Owner at Traveltruly Fly Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Thanks Ivan, it was great to see you again. All that practice put you in good stead for the trip and the results speak for themselves, you should be proud of your efforts. Look forward to seeing you again next season 😁

Reviewed 4 February 2018

The five full days of fishing fly-fishing trip arranged by Matt Butler, was the highlight of an altogether fantastic trip to New Zealand! Fishing four different streams was a great way to see the variety of brown trout and waters of the South Island! Matt...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Mjbeez21, Owner at Traveltruly Fly Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Thanks Marian, it was great spending time with you guys on and off the water. Im glad you enjoyed all the finer details, that meal was great alright! Look forward to catching up again one day 😁

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