Yellowfish Control Flies

Yellowfish Control Flies

Most of my control flies are tied using 3.5mm tungsten beads. Although the tungsten bead gives you sufficient weight to get your flies into the feeding zone it is sometimes neccesary to incorporate lead wire into the fly for fishing deeper water and stronger river...
Top 6 flies for Yellows revealed

Top 6 flies for Yellows revealed

In a recent poll in which 151 recreational Yellowfish fly anglers took part the 6 most effective flies for Yellowfish were revealed. The online poll was hosted by Flytalk – SA’s largest flyfishing website – and the results again proved that nobody...
The deadly dozen – SM Flies

The deadly dozen – SM Flies

“Go-to” flies for every Yellowfish hunter There are many many flies on the market and once you start tying your own flies you will find yourself dreaming up new patterns almost daily. So whilst we still dream of inventing that next “x-fly” here...
Kindred spirits

Kindred spirits

-Euro Skinny Nelson- Sometimes whilst browsing through the interwebs, looking for mostly nothing, you stumble accross something that you know will be usefull in your own quest to land your next trophy yellow. What we have forgotten though is that there are real people...
Hot Spots on flies

Hot Spots on flies

History ~ Theory ~ Application Green Spot Pheasant Tail tied by Curtis Fry “In my opinion, hot spots work by providing an extra stimulus to a fly pattern which sets it apart from the multitude of natural food items (or artificial flies) a fish sees regularly,...