With its high population of brown and rainbow trout fishing Manawatu River is a fantastic way to experience Te Apiti – Manawatu Gorge. Fly fishing and spin fishing are both popular in the Manawatu River.
Located approximately 15 km east of Palmerston North adjacent to State Highway 3. Turn off the road directly before the bridge past Ashhurst where you will find a small car park by the river.
Woodville Ferry Reserve
Located approximately 8km west of Woodville. Turn off State Highway 3 directly after Gorge Road/Ballance Bridge. Drive down the gravel track to the river.