Archive: October, 2015

Small creek, Big fish!

Pete Nolan with 6.5 lber

Peter Nolan, attorney from Brisbane, lands this beautiful 6.5 lb brown in a wee head water creek! Still in the process of learning, so very exciting time for Pete! Read more about 'Small creek, Big fish!'...

Johnny Part lands a big girl!

John Part 11.5 lb female brown

One of the five double digits landed by John Part of London, on his amazing day straight out of the story books! This lovely lady weighed in at 11 and... Read more about 'Johnny Part lands a big girl!'...

What a day indeed!

John Part 10.5 lb brow 21 10 15

John lands another 10.5 lb brown trout, same day as his 12.2 lb brown! Out stalking just one more double digit for his record 50 doubles over 20 years, what's... Read more about 'What a day indeed!'...

John Part has another day to celebrate!

John Part 12.2 lb brown

Does he ever stop!? Johnny Part has a day, like no other...He's bound to get that 50th double digit fish today, as they helicopter into the river of the day... Read more about 'John Part has another day to celebrate! '...

Day Three of the season, Part strikes again!

John Part w 11.5 lb brown

John Part strikes again, literally! Day three of his fishing holiday, he lands another double digit, this time, a 11.5 lber! Does it get any better?! Seems the fish are... Read more about 'Day Three of the season, Part strikes again!'...

Day two...another double digit!

John Part w 10.25

Day two of his holiday, and John Part does it again! He's up to 48 double digit brown trout now, over his 20+ years of coming to New Zealand fishing... Read more about 'Day two...another double digit!'...

Double digit brown trout, first day out this season!

John Part first day fish

John Part of London literally strikes again! His record of 46 double digits, just rose again to 47 his first day on the river this season...and with jet lag! This... Read more about 'Double digit brown trout, first day out this season!'...

Double Hook Up!

Bick DD Cardwell with loving fish

We're opened for a new season and ready for anything, starting with a full house! The weather is spectacular, it feels like summer already...  This crazy couple, Bick and DeeDee Cardwell,... Read more about 'Double Hook Up!'...

"Lost in the Present Tense" by Nick Price

Lost in the Present Tense is a wonderful article about my husband, Scott "The Trout" Murray and our lodge! It's written by Nick Price, author, photographer and great angler! Get... Read more about '"Lost in the Present Tense" by Nick Price'...

Welcome to River Haven Lodge's news blog.

Hosts Leya and Scotty in front of lodge web

We've had a really great season this year, and we're just taking time for a small breather before we begin again in the spring! Read more about 'Welcome to River Haven Lodge's news blog.'...