South African Fishing Flies – The Sand Flea

(This is the fourth and final post on Peter Brigg and Ed Herbst's new book, South African Fishing Flies - available on Amazon.com) The Sand Flea Talorchestia capensis; it is a Western Cape beach goer’s worst nightmare feeling one of these creatures crawl up a leg while sunbathing. Most of us (salt water fly fisherman [...]

Rising of De Mond (January 2015)

Landscape photograph of a promising looking De Mond river channel below the hanging bridge De Mond is a tiny lagoon that can produce exceptional catches. The most memorable ones are those from the past, such as the 30-odd-kg kob taken in the river just below the hanging bridge. It has always been a [...]

By |2018-12-07T12:11:52+00:00February 10th, 2015|Categories: Environment, Fishing Stories, Kob, Leervis/Garrick, Leonard, Mullet, Western Cape|4 Comments