I've been messing around with Squid Patterns the last couple weeks, mainly focused on GT versions for an upcoming trip in March 2018... But after a weekend up at Breede recently, and getting into a few Kob on conventional topwater with JD, whilst the other lads knocked a few on fly, I got to thinking [...]
Most of those interested in the pursuit of Saltwater fish with a flyrod, have no doubt heard the name of Flip Pallot... An early pioneer of chasing the worlds premier shallow water gamefish on fly, Flip is responsible for a huge number of innovations and techniques we take for granted in this day and age... [...]
I always wanted to tie a fly of this color pattern. Got bored tonight and decided to tie one since the season has started...here's the first of the lot.
These flies are far from beautiful, but I would just like to share what I've done so far.
A Great day for my friends who fished the Musandam, Oman, today. Calvin scoring on a flyrod and two other guys hooked up on two other sails. A Video will be posted soon and I'll update this page.
I tied this because I really couldn't tie a decent Merkin. :)
After mulling around on what fly to use, I settled for something a bit traditional, only I bastardized it....
Have you ever imagined how it would be if the desert meets the flats? A short drive from here takes me there...and I'm going tomorrow!