Trophy size seatrout in Aurelia lodge Argentina
In cooperation with the landowner of Estancia Aurelia together with Estancia Rosita both which are owned by he same owner, cover 36.000 acres of sheep farming land. They are the only operators liecenced by the Government of Tierra del Fuego to exploit this stretch of the Rio Grande as the Aurelia lodge. These properties include 8 miles frontage of the Rio Grande plus a 15 mile of river front on its principal tributary, the Rio Menendez which is also home of giant sea trout and simular opertunities of premium catches. Aurelia lodge´s stretch of these rivers present a diversity of pools, runs and challenges that will please all fly fishermen.
Every year many fish in the 10 - 25 pound range are landed at Aurelia lodges section of both rivers and under normal conditions average daily catch per rod are between 3 - 4 fish in the 9 - 15 pound weight range plus some trophy fish weighting up to 30 pounds.
At the Aurelia lodge we can comfortably accommodate up to 12 guests in 5 double rooms, one which is a very large suite which is ideal for families and can take up to 4 persons. The number of rods, however may not exeed 8 liecensed anglers. The estancias lodge was totally renovated in 2005 for conversion to the fishing lodge. Guests will enjoy spacius rooms, large and fully appointed private bathrooms, warm and welcoming reception area, a homely dining room with a great view, an indoor barbecue and a bar area, a casual lounge with a a pool table and a fly tying are all of which are very well furnished and heated.
A great place to enjoy the traditional Patagonian Lam cook by our chef, specialist in Argentine food.
We can also provide excellent options for non fishing guests such as horse riding trips, sightseeing of the abundant wildlife as well as photographic safaris to beaver dams and lodges.
Our fishing season begins in November and the lodge is open from january 18th though out the end of april.