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TAPAS, SUN & FLY-FISHING: SPANISH PYRENEES

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By Ricardo & Adrian from Pyrenees Fly Fishing In northern Spain you can find one of the most beautiful mountain ranges in Europe. With summits of over 3,000 meters there are multiple possibilities for fly-fishing: large-&-medium rivers, mountain streams, lakes and all of them in very close proximity to each other. …

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Cape Vidal, South Africa

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By Warren Deon van Tonder Being fly fishers, we all have that one special place on this big blue ball that owns our fly fishing souls and draws us back time-after-time. Kept mostly under the radar, these places are about so much more than the scaled adversaries that haunt their …

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What’s in your sight line?

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Sight Line Provisions Sight Line Provisions is quite simply the coolest accessory for any fly fishermen or women on the planet today. Scratch that, Sight Line Provisions is the coolest accessory for anybody in love with the outdoors full-stop. Handcrafted & hand-stitched leather bracelets & belts, each design is not …

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Belief and expectation

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By Andrew Fowler Flyfishing off the beaten track “It takes time to know a trout stream, but if you visit one often enough to learn at least some of its idiosyncrasies, you begin to fish the water not only with a greater expectation of success but with an increasing sense …

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BOKONG RIVER – A Guide’s Perspective

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By Vagabond Fly Planning, expenses, spousal navigation and days’ worth of fly-tying are just some of the challenges that go into any fly fishing trip. Once there all the preparation dissolves not unlike an effervescent tablet and you are left to take in the scenery, the fishing and revel in …

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JOU HERITAGE – DIT IS SO AWESOME DAT RSA SO GOEIE NAAM IN DIE INDUSTRIE HET!

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Deur Christiaan Pretorius And now for the English version…  YOUR HERITAGE – IT IS AWESOME THAT RSA HAS SUCH A GOOD NAME IN THE INDUSTRY By Christiaan Pretorius Editors’ Note: Christiaan deserves everything that is coming to him – guiding international destinations, managing far-flung lodges in tropical destinations and the support …

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MAKHANGOA COMMUNITY CAMP REPORT BACK V1.0 – Dec 2016

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By Vagabond Fly Editor’s Note: This is our third trip to this world-class fishery and each trip has been as unique and memorable as those before it. This is the report of trip 1 of 2 for the season hosted by Vagabond Fly’s Pieter Taljaard. The music was loud enough …

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Christmas Gift Ideas

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A guide to the perfect fly fishing gift In a world of complicated jargon & mounds of gear matched to brands you’ve never heard of; how do you choose the perfect gift for the fly fisher in your life? Some have it all & can be difficult to buy for, …

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