trout fishing with ernie skudder in some of the best fishing locations in the central north island of new zealand.ernie and margaret skudder established their guiding operation 12 years ago and feel privileged to be based in rotorua where the rivers, streams, and lakes provide world-class trout fishing for both rainbow and brown trout. ernie’s lifetime of fly fishing experience both in the north and south islands of new zealand has confirmed for him the high quality of trout fishing that is available here in the central north island. his passion is to share it, and his knowledge, with his customers. from day trips by 4wd into wilderness locations, fly casting to wild rainbows and browns, to tempting those bigger trout in our lakes using light tackle from our boat or from the shore, ernie tailors your trip to suit your abilities, age and any special requirements. introducing clients of all ages to the thrill of fly fishing is also ernie’s passion and he takes pride in providing the elementary skills for a lifetime of enjoyment.