Argentina: Trout Fishing Alicura-Style

May 18, 2007 By: Marshall Cutchin

At the Orvis-endorsed Alicura ranch in western Argentina, guests never fish the same water twice. Ron Henry Strait fishes a “slow” day on the river Caleufu, which runs through the ranch, and finds it hard not to enjoy himself. “The rod arced, the reel was giving up line in short, fast bursts and Gonzalez was smiling like a man fulfilled. The first brown weighed nearly 4 pounds, not the biggest in the river but a good indicator of the river’s potential. ” On San Antonio’s