Feathers and Fluoro2018-10-18T08:59:29+00:00

THE FIVE BEST (FREE) WEATHER APPS FOR FLY FISHERS

I clearly remember my late grandfather (the one who first introduced me to fishing) tapping his barometer.It was one of those classic dome-glassed models with the dual pointer arms and a liquid temperature gauge at the bottom. Set in yellowwood, it hung in the bar- which was all cut glass decanters and memorabilia, including a mounted sailie caught off Mauritius [...]

By |December 14th, 2018|Articles|0 Comments

HIGH 5s – STU HARLEY

Tourette Fishing’s barefoot Mowgli - from Lesotho to Tanzania, Sudan and Cameroon, Stu Harley is the feral guide you want on your side. 5 favourite fly fishing destinations globally? 1. Cameroon! It’s still a very new thing, but I cannot wait to get up there again and continue to learn about this mind blowing fishery. 2. Sudan, endless miles of [...]

By |December 12th, 2018|Articles|0 Comments

BAUER CRAB PART 2

December 12th, 2018|0 Comments

After my SBS I got an conspicuous email from Dean Riphagan from Frontier Fly Fishing - "Send me your physical address, I have something for you." Hate mail?  Letter Bomb?  I called Dean and he [...]

HOT WIZARD SBS

December 8th, 2018|2 Comments

This is a basic zonker streamer that I tied to catch some of our larger freshwater predatory fish. The colour combo is based on other effective streamers, especially tigerfish streamers, used across Africa (I took [...]

THE PERFECT FISHING ROOM – PART 2

December 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

This post has been in the pipeline for a while (here's Part 1), but the completion of this project was agonizingly slow. The finished product is absolutely everything I envisaged. In terms of desk space, [...]

THE NATURAL

November 30th, 2018|0 Comments

"Mark is good to watch, which some fly fishers, no matter how good they are, are not, though it's not something I can easily find words for. I guess with Mark his most important attributes [...]

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