Feb 27th, 2020
Angler and author John Gierach once wrote, “The solution to any problem – work, love, money, whatever – is to go fishing, and the worse the problem, the longer the trip should be.” We at Fly Water wholeheartedly agree with Gierach’s words, but also know that sometimes what the doctor orders is simply true adventure and a mix of activities to enjoy the destination. There are so many great ways to experience the outdoors – why limit ourselves to just fly fishing? Around the globe, numerous destinations offer a variety of activities to their guests; these activities range from hiking, horseback riding, snorkeling, whitewater rafting, to cultural tours, and more. For adventurers looking to combine their fishing trip with other outdoor pursuits, or families and groups of varied interests, we offer the following destinations with multi-sport options.
A well connected outfitter that accommodates a plethora of multi-sport activities including walking tours, hiking, road biking, mountain biking, paragliding, whitewater kayaking and rafting, canyoneering, Via Ferrata, sport and traditional climbing, resort and off-piste skiing and snowboarding and sailing.
The Futaleufu multi-sport adventure is based out of a deluxe riverside camp overlooking the turquoise blue waters of the Futaleufu River as it surges beneath Patagonia’s snow-capped mountains. With whitewater rafting, inflatable kayaking, fly fishing, hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, and yoga this southern Chile trip has something for just about everyone.
Turneffe Flats has long been recognized as a premier saltwater fly fishing, scuba diving and marine ecotourism destination. Located on Belize’s Turneffe Atoll, the largest and most biologically diverse atoll in the Caribbean, Turneffe Flats Lodge specializes in superior service for a limited number of guests. They are ideally located to enjoy all of Turneffe’s 250 square miles of expansive saltwater flats, healthy coral reef and remarkably rich marine habitat.
Located along a mile of semi-private water on the Taylor River and minutes from float trips on the Gunnison River, Taylor River Lodge is a natural for fly fishers as well as offering a wide range of additional guided outdoor activities. During a week stay guests are encouraged to take part in hiking, mountain biking and rock climbing, all located very near the lodge.
Brothers Gaston and Claudio Urrejola may be the most talented, multi-faceted lodge owners we have ever met. Between them they can do virtually anything including building a spectacular lodge themselves and then turning that into one of the best run fly fishing and multi-sport lodges in South America. The lodge’s program offers a diverse and exciting array of excellent trout fishing opportunities, including lots of private access fishing properties, as well as a wide range of outdoor experiences including hiking, mountain biking, rafting and horseback riding. In short, they have something for everyone and they do it all with expertise and care.
Spain’s oldest fly fishing outfitter offering a deep immersion into Spanish culture and a robust multi-sport program that includes mountain biking, cycling, 4×4 touring, hiking, kayaking and back country heli-touring.
Located just one hour north of Vancouver, Bear Camp is a multi-faceted wilderness experience perfect for families, couples, adventurers and anglers. The Camp offers authentic wilderness experiences including hiking, kayaking, mountain biking, horseback riding, fishing, wildlife viewing, stand up paddle boarding, boating, and wildlife viewing paired with incredible scenery, great food and wonderful hospitality.
Due to the close proximity to San Martin de los Andes, guests can experience a cultural immersion through a variety of different activities. Spring Creek Lodge offers numerous options for visitors seeking either outdoors or lifestyle experiences. Their specialized tour guides will help you participate in and enjoy a wide-range of activities: archeology tours, cooking workshops, spa sessions, visits to artists and ateliers, photography workshops, golf, bird watching, sightseeing tours, hiking, horseback riding, kayaking, white water rafting, zip lining, bike rides, and the list goes on.
Poronui offers rich and varied multi-sport adventures on the North Island of New Zealand including archery, rifle and shotgun courses, guided hunting, mountain biking, horse riding and hiking.
Please give us a call at 800.552.2729 or send us a message HERE if you’d like to chat more about any of the destinations above!