High Country Salmon is a boutique, family-owned fresh water Chinook (King) salmon farm located on State Highway 8 just South of Twizel in the majestic Mackenzie area of South Canterbury. With a floating shop and free fish feeding, set in idyllic surroundings, it’s a perfect stop-over or destination.
We offer visitors the opportunity to purchase salmon, feed the fish, relax and take in the beautiful Mackenzie country scenery. Our friendly team is happy to answer questions and help you select from our range.
- Enjoy a coffee and delicious salmon pie of quiche.
- Feeling adventurous? Try some hand sliced sashimi or sushi.
- Smoked salmon platters and bagels
- Fillets, whole salmon and smoked salmon portions are available to take away as well and the friendly team is happy to wrap these for you.
We produce a very lean fish with dense firm flesh giving it a superior taste and appearance. Raised naturally – no antibiotics, no growth promoters, no vaccines. A great source of Omega 3, Vitamins B6, B12 and D, all of which are essential for good health.
Delivery nationwide. Salmon is harvested daily to ensure you get the freshest salmon delivered to your door, packed with ice in a polystyrene box. Contact us today to schedule your delivery.
Location: Floating on the glacial waters of Wairepo Arm, High Country Salmon is easily found on State Highway 8 just 5 minutes south of the town of Twizel, with plenty of off street parking. State Highway 8 is the main inland tourist route between Christchurch and Queenstown, passing Aoraki /Mt Cook and scenic Lake Tekapo before it reaches Twizel.
Floating shop | Free fish feeding | Gift vouchers | Coffee | Delivery nationwide