Oman Part 2: African Gold and Dirty Queens

Finding myself back on a familiar beach got me thinking. Had I over-reacted? My mother would probably say no. I had left an unwalked beach, that I had been spying on Google for ages, early. Were the Perms there today? Smashing crabs and snails in the shore wash? Did my rush out cost me? One [...]

By |2016-01-09T22:28:48+00:00January 9th, 2016|Categories: African Pompano, Fred, Oman|Tags: , , , |6 Comments

Mission Oman 2 – The neon army

Getting soaking wet and full of sand first thing in the morning from my navy seal style entry into the backline was now routine.  After the shore break deposited me on the reef I ran up the rocks and took off everything, bar my chafe shorts.  I even brought an extra bottle of water to [...]

DESERT TRIPPING IN OMAN… PART 2 – THE FISH…

Carrying on from Part 1, which can be read here, http://feathersandfluoro.com/?p=8903 , The heathen conventional angling adventure continues....  We finally arrived at No Boundaries Lodges in Shwaymiyah, and met up with Kil, Lars and Tsurusaki-San, and soon enough we all decended on our tackle bags and proceeded to start rigging… you would have sworn the contents [...]

DESERT TRIPPING IN OMAN…PART 1

A little report from my 2013 Reef Raiders trip to Southern Oman.... I returned again this year for Reef Raiders 2014... which I'll add soon... but here is the 2013 write up.... *** CAUTION - Conventional Tackle Fishing Ahead *** I’m guessing the words “ Middle East” , “Arabian Gulf” and “Oman” probably don’t immediately [...]

By |2019-04-18T10:59:33+00:00December 1st, 2014|Categories: Andre, Conventional, Giant Trevally, Oman|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments