Tanzania Tigerfish 2018 – Week 2

Week 2 of the season, and both the Mnyera and Ruhudji River are looking good. As always, the Ruhudji was producing more consistent action in the early season. This being due to the fact that her waters warm up earlier with her longer length and vast shallow sandbanks. The deeper and shorter length Mnyera is all about working hard really big femail fish this time of year, as the smaller male fish are note yet feeding freely. If you are after PB and and a shot at truly massive fish. This is the time to be fishing these rivers. The fish are in prime condition prior to the spawn, and receive and extra turbo boost and bout of stamina in the cooler oxygen rich waters.

Mark with a stunning Tanzania tigerfish at sundown

The second week of the 2018 Tanzania Tigerfish season we welcomed Father and Son team, Mark and Neville, booked through The Fly Shop

Mark and Neville share their thoughts after a weeks tigerfishing in the African wilderness

As well as the WildlFly Crew from South Africa, who were coming to produce a short film on the area for concession owners KNS. Keep an eye on the Wildfly and Fishtube pages for more info on their shows, and blog reports from their team.

The endless possibilities presented by an African dawn on the Ruhudji River, Tanzania
Pro fly fishing guide, Brent, reviving a tigerfish in some calm and safe water before release