"You may have seen the classic video, “Running Down the Man” which featured the antics of Ben Knight, Travis Rummel and Frank Smethurst chasing down roosterfish with fly rods and a beach buggy. Up until then, the concept of fly fishing for roosters on foot was thought to be pure fantasy. The video inspired a fervor of interest amongst the SWFF community and a whole new industry sprung up over night. Today, tricked out quad bikes with custom made cool boxes, rod holders and rooster decals ply the East Cape Beaches of Baja, Mexico. But I’m a DIY fisherman. I had no quad bike or guide, so covering long desolate stretches of beach on foot in 40 plus degree heat was not feasible, especially for a man my age. What I did have was experience, some patience, and time to wait out the man..."
Read the dramatic story of Ray Montoya with roosters in Baja California clicking on the image. Enjoy!
Flymage Magazine #24 is online.
Features: Trout and char in the Pyrenees, Atlantic Salmon guide, Carp on the fly, a great story on DIY Rooster in Baja and the Globlal Fly-Fishing Network. Enjoy!
*On December 24th a Fly Box with 50 Trout Flies tied by Mikel Elexpuru will be in a draw among Subscribers (free subscription in our site)
Mikael Frödin shows some tactics for atlantic salmon fly fishing when water level is low. "Tricky fishing", when experienced anglers make a difference. Shot in the amazing Litza River in Russia.
Excelente vídeo de técnicas de pesca de salmones a mosca en ríos con escaso caudal, por Mikael Frödin.