On the Highveld our warm season has been a case of famine or feast. Spring didn't last long as the drought conditions put strain on the streams and the fish. Even our tailwater fishery below the Barrage took strain. One fish that's not put off by low flows and high temps are carp. They regularly popped [...]
The founder of the Patagonia brand gives us some insight into his fishing philosophies and his enjoyment of the Tenkara style of fly fishing. What a legend! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SnkSjgQZ7Rc
An oldie. But a goodie.
Heres one from the old archives.... The segmented JAM Fly concept JAM Fly JAM Fly next to a real mud prawn
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. :)
In anticipation of the upcoming South American odyssey, I've spent a fair amount of time contemplating the choice of fishing gear that will taken on the road. It has not been an easy task deciding and refining the choices. A few serious limitations made the the basics easier enough to decide; living out of a backpack for [...]
I have had a love affair with Salmo Trutta for as long as I can remember. My earliest memories of the these fish go back to watching my father catch them on Loteni River in the Drakensberg foothills. A little later I caught my own. I have chased brown trout all over our country and [...]
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!