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Pañil Fly Fishing

If you’re looking for something new and different as your next fishing adventure, head to San Carlos De Bariloche, Argentina and find Pañil Fly Fishing. They’re a fishing charter and lodging company that offers a variety of boats and fishing locations, including Limay River, Manso River, Fonck Lake, Hess Lake, and Roca Lake.

Surrounded by an aura of mystery, the territory of Patagonia, Western Argentina, is full of charm and natural treasures. The entire landscape is strewn with beautiful rivers and lakes that are pleasing to everyone who visits but makes anglers especially overflow with joy.

Pañil Fly Fishing offers a variety of boats, from skiffs to drift boats, and other, depending on the fishing location. Your guides will make sure to use the best boat for a particular location and the boat choice won’t affect the package price. All of the boats are for up to 2 anglers and include the use of top-notch Orvis fishing gear.

Pañil Fly Fishing specializes in fly fishing but spinning is also an option. Your guide will take you to the best fisheries in pursuit of Steelhead and Brown Trout and it will usually take an hour to reach them.

At the beginning of the season, in November, Trout lay their eggs. At this point, they are particularly active in their search for food and become excellent targets for angling in the lakes of Fonck, Hess, and Roca.

The season culminates with the arrival of big Brown Trout in the Limay River, among many other areas, such as the Pichi Leufu river, which is ideal for beginners.

The excursions are for experienced anglers as well as beginners. Surrounded by an excellent environment, you will be able to fish from the craft or wade, with a stop to enjoy a wonderful lunch.

Your guides will offer a safe experience and great service, giving expert advice that will ensure you have a great fishing experience and create fond memories that will make you want to come back time and again.

FAQs about Pañil Fly Fishing

Pañil Fly Fishing offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $290 per group - Half Day Trip (6 hours)
  • US $380 per group - Full Day Trip (10 hours)
  • US $480 per day per group - 3 Day Trip (3 days)
  • US $480 per day per group - 5 Day Trip (5 days)

Trips booked with Pañil Fly Fishing include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle (Orvis)
  • Lures
  • Snacks
  • Drinks
  • Lunch (Available on full and multi-day trips)
  • Fly Fishing Equipment (Orvis)

Pañil Fly Fishing offers the following types of fishing:
  • River Fishing (Limay River, Manso River)
  • Lake Fishing (Fonck Lake, Hess Lake, Roca Lake)

Pañil Fly Fishing offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Spinning
  • Fly Fishing
  • Drift Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Pañil Fly Fishing include:
  • Brown Trout
  • Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)

Meet the Charter Operator

Pañil Fly Fishing
San Carlos De Bariloche, Argentina
Pañil Fly Fishing is a family company which has been running for around 10 years. The owner and the operator, Horacio, comes from a fishing family – he's been fishing since he was 7 and fly fishing since he was 14. Their goal on every trip is to help people improve their fishing skills. Pañil Fly Fishing specializes in fly fishing but also offers spinning. Anyone is welcome and they love teaching anglers of any skill level. All the guides are CPR-trained and also certified mountain rescuers.

About this listing

Targeted species

Brown Trout Brown Trout
Rainbow Trout (Steelhead) Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)

Boat specs

Carolina (Skiff) originally built in 2010, and restored in 2014. Powered by a 30HP Honda engine.

17 ft
2 persons

Types of fishing

River Fishing
Limay River, Manso River
Lake Fishing
Fonck Lake, Hess Lake, Roca Lake

Fishing techniques

Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing


Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Available on full and multi-day trips
Fly Fishing Equipment

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 30 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 30 days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

Listing policies

Pickup included in price
Transfer from hotels or jetties in San Carlos De Bariloche to departure site is available and included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
10 and older, except in rapids
You Keep Catch
Rarely, only 1 fish for dinner when allowed
Catch and Release Allowed
Strongly preferred, 99% of the time
Catch and Release Mandatory
In some rivers


Book with 20% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods: