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Chile: Cinco Rios Lodge and Estancia del Zorro Combo Trip

November 22, 2022
Chile Fly Fishing

Updated February 5, 2023

Cinco Rios Lodge and Estancia del Zorro offer a seamless full-week combination trip in Central Chilean Patagonia that allows anglers a unique opportunity to fish an incredible range of trout waters while experiencing a cross-section of beautiful landscapes. Cinco Rios Lodge and Estancia del Zorro are both world-class angling destinations that offer exceptional trout fishing, knowledgeable and experienced guides, fine cuisine, and comfortable accommodations.

Guests will stay four nights and three days at Cinco Rios Lodge situated on the banks of the famed Rio Simpson just outside the town of Coyhaique. From this central location, anglers have fishing access to numerous public waters including the Simpson, La Paloma, Mañihuales, Aysen, Megote Azul, and Desierto rivers as well as a number of private spring creeks and streams.

Mid-week guests will take a quick and seamless transfer to Estancia del Zorro located on a 15,000-acre ranch where they will spend three nights and three days fishing two private rivers and a 15 mile-long spring creek near the arid Chile-Argentina border.

This combination trip is a great option for anglers to sample some of Chile’s most renowned trout fisheries all from comfortable lodges, in a single week.

For More Trip Details: Cinco Rios Lodge + Estancia del Zorro

Trip Itinerary:
Day 1 (Saturday)
Arrive in Santiago, Chile, and take a connecting flight to Balmaceda/Coyhaique. Upon arrival, guests will be met by a member of the Cinco Rios team and transfer approximately 20 minutes to Cinco Rios Lodge.

Day 2 – 4 (Sunday – Tuesday)
Three (3) full days of guided fishing on public and private access waters in the greater Coyhaique area.

Day 5 – 7 (Wednesday – Friday)
After breakfast at Cinco Rios Lodge guests will transfer approximately one (1) hour to Estancia del Zorro. Three (3) full days of guided fishing on Estancia del Zorro’s two private rivers and 15-mile-long spring creek.

Day 8 (Saturday)
After breakfast guests will depart Estancia del Zorro and transfer to the Balmaceda airport for the return flight to Santiago.

What’s Included:

  • All transfers to and from Balmaceda Airport (BBA) or Coyhaique, Chile (GXQ) to the Lodge
  • All accommodations Saturday through Saturday
  • All meals at the lodge
  • Beverages including beer, wine, and alcohol
  • Daily guided fishing (2 anglers per guide)
  • Fishing license 
  • All taxes
  • Use of rods and reels (if needed)
  • Use of waders and boots (if needed)
  • Wi-Fi at both lodge locations

What’s Not Included:

  • International airfare to Santiago, Chile (SCL)
  • Domestic airfare to Balmaceda, Chile (BBA)
  • Gratuities for guides and lodge staff
  • Trip insurance
  • Flies and terminal tackle (Available for $120 per angler)

For more information please email Jack Porter or call 888-777-5060





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