Fishing in Thames • An Interesting Adventure up the Hikutaia River

2024-02-10T13:46:50+13:00February 7, 2024|Adventure Stories, History Stories|

Did you know you can go trout fishing in Thames? We explored the Hikutaia River this long weekend – and yes we took our fishing rods (and licenses)! Hikutaia is south of Thames on State Highway 26 and is the southern border of the Thames Ward. The Hikutaia River flows west from the Coromandel Ranges and into the Waihou River. The Māori translation of Hikutaia is 1. Tail (hiku) of Read More