The Largie Toad fly – A legend in the making!

The Largie Toad fly – A legend in the making!

By Gerrit Viljoen Photos by Ben Viljoen Photography The Largie Toad (“Largie” is short for Largemouth Yellowfish) was created by Gerrit Viljoen, owner of Gerrit Viljoen Fly-fishing Guided Services to target the once elusive Largemouth Yellowfish. The fly is a weighted...

The Good Doctor’s Beetle

Step by Step (SBS) instruction for tying the Good Doctor’s Beetle courtesey of Present a Fly Flyfishing outfitters. http://www.presentafly.com/ Preparing the Foam Cut some 2mm black foam in strips of 150mm length and bevel the cut by holding your knife at an...

Rooibos Caddis

The Rooibos Caddis was developed more out of boredom than anything else really. The larvae of many species of caddis flies make protective cases of silk decorated with gravel, sand, twigs or other debris. The Rooibos Caddis pattern, based on a cased caddis, will have...