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Review of Mosquero

Mosquero
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Mosquero Fly Fishing invite all trout anglers to book an intense experience in shouth patagonia. Contact us and book your next trip.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Wheelchair access, Activities for older children
Reviewed 14 February 2018

I live in Chile and I am used to fish the Coyhaique and Yelcho zones. I decided to try Puerto Natales area. What a find! Lots of browns and most of them of trophy sizes. However, weather is extreme, mostly because of the wind. That´s why you need a great guiding service. And Mosquero guiding delivers. Top of the line equipment and delicious food. Patricia take care of all details. But what is more important, great guides! Fernando was mine. He is an amazing guide. Has a deep knowledge of the area and fishing conditions. The kind of guy who is willing to go the extra mile. We made most of the fishing with dry flies and streamers. I had one of the best fishing experiences of my life. Highly recommended!

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Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Mario Monardes at Mosquero was a fantastic guide. He selected excellent waters in the Torres del Paine region, offered top-quality gear, and provided superb knowledge of the places where we could find big, fighting trout. He ties his own flies and wasn't afraid to switch up at the first sign that the fish were getting used to what I was showing them. Quick changes meant that I was doing a lot of fishing, stopping only for a quick mid-day lunch while the fish took their usual siestas.

Unlike some guides I've had elsewhere, Mario was not fishing. All his attention was on the water, scouting where I should land the next fly and suggesting to me how to work it once in place if my technique was sub-optimal. Making the experience even more enjoyable was his enthusiasm at seeing me catch, land, photograph, and release the fish. The day was great just being on the water, but his professionalism and excitement and good humor the entire time made the outing even more special.

All in all, it was one of my best days on the water EVER. Catching fish -- at least half a dozen good-sized trout -- was just the bonus.

Though I was solo, I think Mario's approach and the water he chose could easily have allowed him to effectively guide two and perhaps three non-novice anglers. The water access required fairly easy hiking, and secluded but safe places. The surroundings alone were worth the outing.

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Team_Mosquero, Guide at Mosquero, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Thanks Cory, it was a pleasure to go out with you and Pato, what a day!
we are in touch!
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Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile
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Team_Mosquero, Director Comercial at Mosquero, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2017
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Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile
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