Rio Penitente Ranch Program

Laguna Blanca, Chilean patagonia, Magallanes Region


Room in Ranch


December to April


Brown Trout, Sea Run Brown Trout and Salmon


Solo fisherman, friends, couples and families.


Laguna Blanca

Rio Penitente

Our program is thoughtfully crafted for fishing enthusiasts of all kinds, with a special focus on targeting resident brown trout and sea trout. The renowned Penitente River offers diverse fishing environments, catering to both those skilled in dry fly fishing and experienced in streamers and two-handed rods.
At Estancia Río Penitente, we extend a warm invitation for you to savor one of the most thrilling destinations in the region.
Beyond the realm of exceptional fishing experiences, our program offers a unique chance to unwind amidst the comfort and rich history of Estancia Río Penitente. Our estate stands as an oasis of tranquility amidst the grandeur of Patagonia, where you can luxuriate in outstanding amenities and the cherished traditions of hospitality.
Blessed with a prime location, we present a wealth of fishing options for your selection. Whether you yearn to explore the serene pockets of the Penitente River or embark on fishing expeditions in nearby locales, we are here to fulfill your fishing desires.
We cordially invite you to immerse yourself in this adventure that seamlessly blends world- class fishing, relaxation, and the authentic allure of Patagonia, all within the embrace of Estancia Río Penitente.”



    – 1 guide for every 2 fishermen.
    – Exclusive access to the best fishing spots.
    – All meals and beverages, including wines and beers.
    – All necessary fishing equipment.
    – Fishing flies.
    – Pre-trip advice.


    – Tickets Airfare
    – Accommodation, transportation, and meals outside the described program
    – Strong alcoholic beverages and/or drinks not included in meals and cooler.
    – Insurance.
    – Does not include fishing licenses (You can buy it by clicking here).


    Day 1: Transfer from Puerto Natales airport to Rio Penitente Ranch. Check-in at the ranch.

    Fishing day or free time to explore the surroundings and get acquainted with the facilities (depending on flight schedule).
    Return to the ranch and dinner at the restaurant.

    Day 2, 3 y 4: Early breakfast at the ranch.
    Departure at 8 am to the Penitente River and surrounding areas for a unique fishing experience in Patagonia.
    Full day of fishing with an expert bilingual guide who will provide pre-fishing advice.
    Box lunch provided for fishing.
    Return to the ranch in the afternoon.
    Dinner at the ranch’s restaurant.

    During these days, you will have the opportunity to fish for brown trout in the Penitente River and the area’s spring creeks. Additionally, from November to March, you may also have the chance to fish for sea-run brown trout, a migratory species that spawns in the rivers of Patagonia.

    Day 5: Early breakfast at the ranch.
    Check-out and transfer back to Puerto Natales airport.

    This itinerary is subject to change based on weather conditions and guide recommendations. We hope you enjoy your fishing adventure in Patagonia!

    The species you can catch are primarily brown trout, but we can also find sea run brown trout, usually from November to March.


    It doesn’t matter if you’re an experienced angler or if it’s your first time fly fishing, our excursion is perfect for everyone!

    Furthermore, our operation is 100% catch and release, which means all catches will be returned to the river.



    To confirm the service, a 50% deposit is required at the time of booking. The remaining balance must be paid 30 days before the arrival date. Advance payments are non-refundable unless the client finds a replacement. If booking is made less than 30 days before departure, the tour must be paid in full as soon as the reservation is made, unless alternative arrangements are made with the Company.
    It is important to specify that any fee or charge when paying by bank transfer, PayPal, credit card with any payment method will be absorbed by the sender.


    The payment of the tour is essential for the company’s revenue and contributes to the total cost of equipment, operating expenses, personnel, administration, among others. Since the Company will have incurred most of its costs before the tour begins, cancellation charges are imposed to cover these costs.
    Deposits are non-refundable. If the reservation is cancelled, cancellation charges will be imposed as follows: Guests may reschedule travel dates until the next season at no cost, with a 70% credit of all payments made at the time of cancellation, in case of international travel restrictions due to health reasons (e.g. Covid-19), political, humanitarian or military issues. This is subject to service availability at the time of the new reservation. For all other cancellation reasons, payments are non-refundable unless the client finds a replacement. We strongly recommend that guests purchase trip cancellation insurance that covers risks such as work, personal injury, or health problems, among others.


    The cost of replacement or repair for damages caused by clients to any of the equipment used in the activity is the responsibility of the client. By contracting our services, you are agreeing to our terms and conditions.



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