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Tigerfish In Tanzania
Tigerfish in Tanzania Mastering the Elusive Tanzanian Tigerfish As discussed previously, fishing for tigerfish in Tanzania poses its unique challenges. The tiger fish, renowned for its ability to shake off hooks through powerful runs and acrobatic jumps, presents anglers with numerous hurdles. Despite navigating through these maneuvers and bringing the tigerfish tantalizingly close to the...
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Kilombero
Kilombero Chris Walsh Sets the Pace in the Kilombero valley Week 6 in the Kilombero valley proved to be an exhilarating adventure from start to finish. Guest Chris Walsh wasted no time in setting the bar high for an incredible week’s fishing. Their journey commenced at Samaki Camp on the Ruhudji river bright and early...
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Feathers and fins
Feathers and Fins The Unpredictable Pursuit of Tiger Fish Feathers and Fins: When fishing for tiger fish, one must always be prepared for the unexpected. These elusive creatures have a knack for surprising anglers in ways they never imagined. Failing to react quickly can result in yet another tiger fish slipping away, evading the sharp...
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African Safari Camps
African Safari Camps African Safari Camps: The open season kicked off with the harmonious sounds of baboons in the early morning, enchanting boat rides along the river, and an array of diverse bird species gracing the skies. On the riverbanks, the silent sentinels, crocodiles, awaited our arrival, while the terrain transitioned from woodlands to lush...
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catching tigerfish
Catching Tigerfish Catching Tigerfish: The week started on the Ruhudji River, where the new guests embarked on a  journey to understand the aggressive Tanzanian tigerfish and the strategies needed to catch them. This also involved ironing out bad habits such as trout sets which is detrimental to converting these fish. Throughout the week, several fish,...
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anti poaching
Anti Poaching Anti poaching (AP) on the Mnyera and Ruhudji Rivers is an integral part of our fishery management startergies. River based AP  work  goes hand in hand with a vigorous terrestrial AP strategy run by concession owners, KNS.  This two-pronged approach ensures that both the aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems are able to thrive, free...
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tigerfish terminal tackle
Tigerfish Terminal Tackle As we build towards the 2023 season, we thought now would be a good time to focus on the tigerfish terminal tackle required for an exhilarating fishing experience at Dhala & Samaki Camp in Tanzania. Rod & Reel Recommendations for Pursuing Blue Tigerfish (Hydrocynus tanzaniae) To target the magnificent blue tigerfish (Hydrocynus...
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There are very few fairytales while Tiger fishing in Tanzania. It is completely true that taking an opportunity to fly fish for tigers on the Mnyera and Ruhudji rivers is to live out a fairytale, but when it comes to the actual landing of dream quality fish, the Tigers generally depart sharply from anything resembling...
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We were joined this week by a mixed group of anglers from South Africa, Ireland, and the USA. The guys were eager to hit both rivers on fly & conventional, but the river gods had other ideas in store for us. A big flush of cold dirty water came down the Ruhudji and forced both...
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It is difficult to put into words even a fraction of the experiences on the Ruhudji and Mnyera rivers during a week’s fishing. This week was no exception, with a brute being landed on the first morning of over 20lbs, plus another two fish breaking the 20lbs mark. One which actually pulled the scales all...
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