Guide at a Glance
South Island, New Zealand
With 23 years of fly fishing experience, Mark is a fly fishing expert with an intimate understanding of rivers and lakes.
Having competed in fly fishing competitions for five years Mark has fished with some of the world’s most talented fly fishers at Club, National and International level. In 1999 he fished alongside the world’s best fly fishers at the World Fly Fishing Championships in the Snowy Mountains, Australia.
In 2004 Mark opened a fly fishing and ski clothing store and developed a large online presence, exporting to customers all over the world.
In 2008 Mark began writing as a fly fishing journalist for a number of international publications including Flyfisher Magazine. This extended to fly fishing guiding and New Zealand magazine distribution and advertising.
Mark has a passion for fly fishing that has taken him across the country and around the world to pursue fish on the fly. Along with having a lifetime of fly fishing experience, Mark is also patient, positive and a great teacher. This combined with Mark’s vast knowledge of local conditions, enables him to put you in the right place at the right time.
A knowledgeable, passionate and enthusiastic guide can make your New Zealand fly fishing trip truly unforgettable!