Tenkarpa

This reminds me of the telescopic poles we used in art-lure leagues (1995 – 2000) to catch carp (some with…

The Devil’s Armpit

As part of the Urban Fly Fishing theme we’ve had going lately, here’s a another Cape Town city spot. It…

Improved Bloody Squirmy

The Bloody Squirmy fly that I tied for carp successfully fooled fish (http://feathersandfluoro.com/?p=9208); however, the fly didn’t last very long due…

Misty Carpin’

The early curtain peep after a late night revealed a Cape Town that looked like the colour had been drained from…

Knock Knee Moments

You know them: first sight of a fish holding in a tight spot, that swirl, that inspection, that hook up…

Mud Pig Love

Grungy, atypical fly fishing. The Hartleyvale section of the Leisbeek does not turn most fly fishermen on. At all. And…