Calvin Du Plessis’s Musandam Sailfish

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.

Another Crab Fly

I tied this because I really couldn’t tie a decent Merkin. 🙂

Mission South America: The Gear

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 […]

Mission South America: Brown Trout (Searun)

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 […]

Grunters At Night

Going to farther and/or deeper doesn’t always guarantee you fish, because the best time for man to fish, isn’t always the best time for the fish to feed.

Hunting Gods: POV Video

In a follow up to my last GT post, I’ll give you all a little bit of visual representation of what fighting one of these special fish is like. The first two casts were too far in front of the fish, that cast where the line tangled around the butt of my spare rod almost […]