When you fly fish at IT (pronounced, it) Monster Lake, you will catch fish by just casting your fly out and stripping. But when the bite slows down, it's not a bad idea to chum with bait fish to turn … [Read more...] about Fly Fishing – Alligator Gar, IT Monster Lake Thailand
Reader Hugh Jarse sent us this photo of a big alligator gar he caught recently. Caught with only 8 pound tackle and a small hook, Hugh was obviously not expecting a fish like this to end up at the … [Read more...] about Alligator Gar Caught in Johor Pond
In a very unexpected sort of way, taking up fly fishing has re-introduced me to the joy and thrill of fishing all over again. The process of learning the ropes and the excitement when you hook your … [Read more...] about Fly Fishing for Monster Fish – Arapaima, Redtail Catfish, Alligator Gar
I wrote about seeing juvenile alligator gars being sold in the aquarium shops not too long ago. If you missed that post, read it here. On another recent visit there were more. These are new fishes … [Read more...] about Alligator Gar: The monster fish is here, like it or not.
The river monsters have landed in Asia. Like a tit-for-tat of certain species of Snakehead invading US waters we too may soon see monstrous Alligator Gars in asian waters. Guess it is a universal … [Read more...] about Alligator Gar in Asia