Las Buitreras Start Up Report

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The season has finally started down here in Southern Patagonia, and Las Buitreras Lodge has welcomed its first guests of the season! Like every year, the first run of sea running Browns showed up in Rio Gallegos by the end of December, a couple of weeks ahead of our first guests.This year we’ve been blessed with some serious rain lately which has made the water level close to perfect – the conditions couldn’t be any better! After the first couple of days more than 20 seatrout has been landed while the number of brown trout – some of them reaching 7lbs has been even greater and very hard to keep count on. The biggest seatrout landed at the time of this report was a slightly colored 20lb beauty caught. Yesterday morning a good push of fish came into the river which gave Tomas Laine 5 chromers with a 18,5lbs whopper as the biggest
Time to secure your rod for next year if you want to join one of Salmon Junkies prime weeks D 6 – 13 January and D. 13 – 20 January 2018

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