Rio Plums Fly Fishing
The MOST popular fly fishing river in Bolivia.
Tuesday 12 July 2016 06:40 GMT
East of La Paz and northwest of Santa Cruz, the fly fishing on the Rio Plums is popular for its Golden Dorado. The Rio Plums is known as a freestrone river through a jungle-like environment. The Golden Dorado are typically about 6 pounds, but while fly fishing the Rio Plums, you may find ones up to 30 pounds.
Most fly fishermen heading to the Rio Plums tend to fly internationally into the city of Santa Cruz in order to avoid La Paz. The river is within the Parque Nacional Isiboro Secure.
While on adventure in Bolivia, it is important to keep in mind your own personal safety. Keep an eye out for pickpockets and be aware that it wouldn't be uncommon to have a theft in your room while you are sleeping. This is especially important since the passport/visa replacement process is complex, lengthy and costly.
Overall, Rio Plums is the 1st most popular fly fishing river of all 2 fly fishing spots in Bolivia.