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Central Patagonia, Chile: Introducing Estancia de Los Rios

August 23, 2018

We’re excited to announce Estancia de los Rios in Chile as the newest addition to our lodge offerings. Located north of Coyhaique and tucked away on a massive 360,000 acre working ranch in the heart of central Chilean Patagonia with vast uninhabited valleys surrounded by the rugged peaks of the Andes mountains. With access to more than 60 miles of rivers, spring creeks, and numerous lakes on this private ranch, Estancia de los Rios offers world-class dry fly fishing for wild brown trout with unparalleled seclusion. Combined with well-appointed accommodations, excellent meals, and welcoming Chilean hospitality Estancia de los Rios is a must-fish destination for dry fly fishing enthusiasts seeking solitude in the vast and beautiful Patagonian wilderness.

Trip Details – Estancia de los Rios

Trip Itinerary

Day 1 (Friday)
Depart your home airport and connect with overnight flight to Santiago, Chile.

Day 2 (Saturday)
Arrive to Santiago, Chile in the morning. Take the earliest available connecting flight from Santiago to Balmaceda. Upon arrival to the Balmaceda airport, guests will be met by a member of the Estancia de Los Rios team and transfer approximately 4.5 hours to the lodge. Depending on arrival time to the lodge, you will enjoy a half day fishing in waters closer to the lodge.

Day 3 – 6 (Sunday – Friday)
Six (6) full days of guided fishing on  the 60 miles of rivers, spring creeks, and numerous lakes spread across the private ranch’s 360,000 acres for wild brown trout. 

Day 7 (Saturday)
Depart the lodge and transfer to the Balmaceda airport for your return flight to the Santiago and connect with your return overnight flight to the U.S.

Dates Available

Dec 29 – Jan 5 (6 spots)
Jan 26 – Feb 2 (6 spots)
Feb 2 – 9 (8 spots)
Feb 9 – 16 (4 spots)
Feb 16 – 23 (6 spots)
Feb 23 – Mar 2 (10 spots)
Mar 2 – 9 (4 spots)
Mar 9 – 16 (10 spots)
Mar 16-23 (12 spots)

Package Rates

7 Nights/Six Days (Saturday – Saturday) = $6,230.00
Add $1,700.00 for Single Supplement 

What’s Included:

  • All meals and accommodations at the lodge
  • Beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverage
  • Transfers to/from Balmaceda airport and the lodge
  • Fully guided fishing
  • Fishing license

What’s Not Included:

  • International and domestic airfare
  • Transfers, hotels and meals in Santiago
  • Fishing equipment
  • Alcohol
  • Gratuities and guides and lodge staff
  • Laundry service 


For more information please email kyle [at] yellowdogflyfishing [dot] com (Kyle Kolodziejski) or call 888-777-5060


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