Taupo trout fishery

Tongariro Taupo
Taupo trout provide a wild fishery, which sets them apart from many other freshwater fisheries around the world. As a carefully managed wild fishery it is self-sustaining and does not require the release of hatchery-reared fish to provide enough trout for anglers to catch. The natural environment of Lake Taupo and its rivers and streams has all the necessary elements which wild trout need to thrive-cool, clear water, plenty of food and an abundance of breeding and rearing habitat. This
more » ... nt selects for the fittest and most outstanding specimens of rainbow and brown trout. The opportunity to catch a wild, perfectly-formed Taupo rainbow is valued highly by anglers and establishes its reputation as New Zealand's and one of the world's premiere trout fisheries.