vaal caddis hatch herman botes


From wanting “plips” not “blops” to mating flights and embracing darkness, Vaal River hatch junkie Herman “Harry” Botes breaks down


The Vaal River has been firing of late. Parys-area guide Anthea Piater shows us what she packs for a great

River therapy

In my life river has always meant estuary.  I've never been landlocked, so that definition never needed to change, until

Bloody Baetis

As fly fishers we are always dialed into the weather. Seasonal changes are picked up almost as second nature and

THING 1 & TH...

(Above) this is probably as close as you gonna get to a lasting image of a caddis pupa. Ever since

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