Fly Guys: Tying it up, ties you down

13 May 2015 - 02:21 By Tudor Caradoc-Davies

If you take a short ride in the vintage elevator to the fourth floor of the Mercantile Building on Hout Street, Cape Town, you'll find the Cape Piscatorial Society, a fly- fishing club. Fly-fishing is the most difficult and frustrating form of fishing there is. Casting is tricky (flicking a weighted line back and forth until you have enough out to throw the desired cast) and takes considerable time, patience and effort to master.

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