Thanks to Anders Rodh and Sven Cederberg for the details below.
Anders reported catching rainbows from the Tongariro's Bridge Pool on a size 14
Anders said locals were fishing bitelessly, and that he had the only catches.
Sven Cederberg reported catching 3 good rainbows at the Slip Creek stream mouth on a size 16
nymph, fished with a long leader on a floating line.
Thanks to Jason Bleibtreu for working on the
Riverbirches Lodge webcam
superfly.co.nz has 467 patterns of trout flies tied on Kamasan, Mustad, and Tiemco hooks.
Tungsten Nickelbead Flashback Pheasant Tail in size 12,
Tungsten Goldbead Flashback Pheasant Tail in size 14,
the Royal Wulff fluorogreen
in sizes 12 and 14,
the Mole Fly in sizes 10 and 12,
the Jansen Baby Brook in size 6,
Goldbead Hare Thorax Brassie
in sizes 14 and 16 were added on 04 March 2014.
report by Lee Hinkleman