EXPERIENCE THE GOLD STANDARD OF TROUT FISHING ON LAKE TAUPŌ
Te Kupenga which means "Fishing Net" in Te Reo, is the newest addition to the fleet of boats managed by Chris Jolly Outdoors. Te Kupenga is a legendary stabicraft that has been set up as a trout catching machine. This boat has been built with the serious fisherman in mind. They are absolutely unsinkable with a great safety rating, providing the ultimate peace of mind when it comes to safety on the water. Lake Taupō is home to several native fish and native koura (crayfish). Anglers from around the world travel to Taupō for the best trout fishing experience on the pristine rivers in the Taupō and Tūrangi region as well as the crystal-clear waters of Lake Taupō
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Took my kids fishing on Te Kupenga and our kids loved the fishing experience! Its our first time fishing for trout and its awesome!
Rachel M, Tauranga
Trip was enjoyable and informative. Staff were very friendly and accommodating. Highly recommended
Nicola S, New Zealand
Excellent experience and we would recommend this to others. Customer service was top quality, from booking to actual charter; the crew of our charter were
Charmaine H, Taupō
Our group had a great time on the boat. The skipper is so knowledgeable & very friendly. Food was amazing too!
Vanessa W, Taupō
Loved the fishing on Te Kupenga! Skipper Simon is amazing! Highly recommended trip when in Taupo!
You guys have been amazing!! Your communication was great and so prompt. The fishing trip itself was fantastic, my son has not stopped talking about it!
Mrs A, New Zealand
What a fantastic Cruise we had today. Could not be faulted and everyone would have liked to go around again. We could not have picked a better day.
Betty, New Zealand
Loved the whole experience. Very knowledgeable about the history of the area. I would highly recommend going on this trip, well worth it.
Rosemarie K, Auckland