Fly Fishing in Cape Town

Fly Fishing in Cape Town - Guided Trips.

Only an hour from Cape Town and you can be walking along the bank of a cool burbling stream, wild and pristine, with the majestic Cape Fold mountains towering around you. Your fishing guide will find the perfect spot and all the gear you need, including tackle and flies, will be right at hand. This is ideal for those who like their fishing accompanied by adventure and who are fit and agile.

If you prefer a more sedentary fishing trip, there are…

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Fly Fishing in Cape Town
Fly Fishing in Cape Town, South Africa

Fly Fishing in Cape Town - Guided Trips.

Only an hour from Cape Town and you can be walking along the bank of a cool burbling stream, wild and pristine, with the majestic Cape Fold mountains towering around you. Your fishing guide will find the perfect spot and all the gear you need, including tackle and flies, will be right at hand. This is ideal for those who like their fishing accompanied by adventure and who are fit and agile.

If you prefer a more sedentary fishing trip, there are many wonderful still water options for fly fishing close to Cape Town. Tranquil dams on picturesque farms with a short walk in and where an ice-cold beer is never far are plentiful around Cape Town.

Cool mountain streams and dams are safe havens for Cape Town's trout -rainbows and occasionally browns until the open river season from September to May. It's then that fly rods come out and wily quarry swim for cover, only to be tempted out of hiding by the fly gently landing on the water's surface.

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Cape Town | Fly Fishing - Inkwasi Flyfishing Safaris

Inkwazi Flyfishing Safaris near Cape Town. The sun peeks over the mountain tops, lighting up the golden-hued stream at your feet - a trout rises, then again. You make a carefully measured cast, the fly lands like thistledown on the calm clear water, the fish, clearly visible, tilts his fins and rides the current upwards, calculating the interception. The mouth flashes white and then, fearing is...