Location: New Zealand - 80 miles northwest of Christchurch in the beautiful Hanmer Springs area.
Season: October through to early April
Riverview Lodge specializes in accommodating smaller groups for first-rate fly fishing and duck hunting. Owner/operator John Gemmell has 30 years of experience fishing and hunting in the area and has secured access to productive private waters and land. Along with his wife Robin and their associates, John does everything possible to ensure clients have a wonderful New Zealand experience while staying at Riverview Lodge.
The specialty at Riverview Lodge is game along with lamb and fish. All meals are served with fresh vegetables from the lodge garden followed by exquisite "cannot refuse" desserts. Their high standard of culinary skills is "simply the best" and guests give rave reviews.