Find everything that you need to know in our Fly Fishing Blog. The discovery of new fishing spots as well as the news and views of our experienced guides and weather updates are important in making the most of your Seychelles fly fishing experience. This fly fishing blog will give you an up-to-date understanding of local fishing conditions and keep you informed of all the latest developments.
by Sam Balderson Milkfish, Chanos Chanos, are one of the dream or perhaps nightmare fish for fly fishermen visiting Alphonse Island. Known as the fish of a thousand casts, just hooking a Milkfish is a major undertaking. Combine that with an incredible power to size ratio and spectacular ...Read More
BY HEAD GUIDE – Kyle Reed The world of fly-fishing came alive to me a long time ago. It started on a small estuary in the Garden Route, and at the time, I could not have imagined how far this “slight” obsession would take me around the world! ...Read More
By head guide - Cameron Musgrave Guests often ask me which island is my favourite island to guide on. It’s always a hard answer as I’ve fished on Farquhar, Desroches, St Josephs, Poivre, Alphonse, Astove and even Assumption. All of those islands and atolls each have their ...Read More
With our operations centered firmly in the heart of the outer islands of Seychelles, Alphonse Fishing Co. has become synonymous with some of the best and wildest fishing on this planet! It is no secret that, after many years of exploring and pioneering the Outer Islands, our ...Read More
Beautiful sunny skies, light winds, and peak spring tides at Alphonse Island met our anglers this week making for some really exciting opportunities. At the start, most anglers targeted shoaling bonefish on the dropping tide with catches of 20 plus fish being very common. Not only ...Read More
With last week’s windy conditions persisting through to the start of this week, the first three days of the trip at Cosmoledo made for some testing fishing with wind speeds up to 26 knots. However, with a new moon spring tide, the team managed to pull off ...Read More