SpotX Freshwater Spots in Hawkes Bay Print

Lake Waikareiti




SpotX freshfish (176.2)
Method:Fly and spin-fishing and harling
Restrictions:Fishing all year, eight trout per day
Fit:moderate
Skill:intermediate
Access:Take the Waikareiti Walking Track from Aniwaniwa. It takes about an hour. There are row boats for hire from the DoC at Aniwaniwa. ph 06 837 3803.
Fishing Tip:A picturesque lake surrounded by bush. A good population of moderate-sized rainbows. Lakeside vegetation makes shore fishing difficult. A row boat for harling the shoreline is the best option.

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