Fish Tails Blog

Kalarhari Yellowfish, Orange River, South Africa, Aardvark McLeod, largemouth yellowfish, smallmouth yellowfish, Alex Jardine

Alex Jardine and Charlotte Chilcott have just returned from an exploratory trip to South Africa’s Orange River in search of largemouth yellowfish. This was a quest to see if the destination and species was comparable to other world class destinations. From lodges to tents and Land Rovers to rafts, they, alongside two other anglers, ventured… Read More>>>

Alphonse Island Seychelles fishing Aardvark McLeod milkfish

Alphonse Fishing Company celebrated another remarkable year of fly fishing with 17,237 gamefish caught and safely released during the 2016 – 2017 season. Strict conservation ethics and alliances with the Alphonse Foundation and Island Conservation Society, closely monitor, preserve and protect the fisheries which we call home. A key factor is the south-easterly off season… Read More>>>

Laxardal, Myvatnnsveit, Laxa I Adaldal, Iceland, trout Fishing, Aardvark McLeod

My first expedition north was filled with questions; my bags strained with numerous rods, reels and flies and I was brimming with excitement. All of the packing and excitement could not prepare me for my first Laxa wild brown trout experience. The sheer power, the searing runs and their prehistoric looks, it only took one… Read More>>>

Mayfly, chalkstream, river test, river anton, river avon,

Despite the early autumn and the damp and windy days the chalkstreams are continuing to produce some excellent dry fly fishing. Water levels are still low throughout the south of England but strong olive hatches in the daytime are being met by flurries of caddis in the evening to keep the trout rising. With winter… Read More>>>

Bairs lodge, Bahamas, Aardvark McLeod

Are you thinking of fishing in the Bahamas? Two lodges that should be high on your list of considerations are Abaco and Bair’s lodges. Both have access to some of the best flats fishing in the Bahamas. And if wading is your thing, Bair’s Lodge is your place. The southern end of South Andros has… Read More>>>

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Providence Atoll - The Seychelles

Featured Destination

Providence Atoll is the newest and hottest venue we are currently offering in the Indian Ocean. Hardly visited, it is a fisherman’s paradise focusing on giant trevally, bluefin trevally, bumphead parrotfish, triggerfish and bluewater species.

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