Sea-Run Brown Trout with Simon Gawesworth
By Jake Crawford
July 19, 2021

Rio Grande River, January 15 - 22, 2022

Join Far Bank Enterprise (Sage - RIO Products - Redington - Fly Water Travel) Education & Engagement Manager Simon Gawesworth for a week of sea-run brown trout fishing at Estancia Despedida on the Rio Grande in Argentina.
Estancia Despedida
Rio Grande, Argentina
Fish many of the Rio Grande's most productive pools and enjoy homestyle hospitality in a friendly casual setting.
​Whether you are a seasoned anadromous angler or new to the swing game, this trip to the most productive sea-run brown trout fishery in the world with Spey guru Simon Gawesworth is sure to be a spectacular adventure. Your host Simon will be traveling with the latest Sage rods and RIO Products fly lines perfectly matched for the Rio Grande and will be spending each day fishing with and assisting group members. 

Group Size: 6 anglers

  • January 13: Depart home.
  • January 14: Arrive Buenos Aires, welcome dinner with Simon, and overnight.
  • January 15: Fly from Buenos Aires to Ushuaia and transfer to the lodge.
  • January 16 - January 21: Six full days of guided fishing on the Rio Grande.
  • January 22: Depart the lodge. Fly from Rio Grande to Buenos Aires.
  • January 23: Arrive home.  

Rate: $7,645 per person based on double occupancy for a 7 night/6 day package.

Sage and RIO Products demo gear
Sea-run brown trout tips and techniques from Simon
Welcome dinner in Buenos Aires
Accommodations and meals at the lodge
Transfers to/from Rio Grande or Ushuaia to the lodge
Guided fishing (two anglers per guide)
Wine and beer

Not Included:
International and domestic airfare
Fishing license

Sea-Run Brown Trout Gear

In addition to finding the right water, having the right gear can help make any day that much better.  For over 20 years Fly Water Travel has been fly fishing's most trusted and respected source for finding the right water.  Now, along with Sage, RIO Products, and Redington, Fly Water Travel is a proud member of the Far Bank Enterprise Family.  As part of this larger team, we are able to access decades worth of manufacturing passion and knowledge enabling us to expand our role to include in-depth advice on the world's best rods, reels, lines, and flies. 



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Destination Manager

Jake Crawford

Patagonia, Pacific Northwest

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