BEST months for fly fishing in the Himalayas.
The narrow window (March-May & October for the most part). Is a window – in a window – in a window and can vary from one Himalayan river to the other.
The art of making a pilgrimage across the globe in search of a fish of your dreams, is a journey that must be planned quite intensionally.
Indeed, there is no doubt that Bhutan is ones of the best destinations for a Golden Mahseer fly fishing trip. In addition, Bhutan’s commitment to conservation is also an inspiration not just for the angling community, but the rest of the world.
Due to it’s protected status, easy access, sparse human impact, remote, unpressured confluences, ancient culture and Himalayan backdrop. There are few Mahseer rivers that could offer the fly angler more value for their efforts, especially, during the months of April as well as May.
Needless to say, Nepal is a special Golden Mahseer destination due to its association to the Himalayas. Nepal’s rich Terai belt and tributaries of the mighty Karnali river offer some of the best Golden Mahseer fly-water in this fascinating country.
Located on the borders of Nepal and India. India’s Pancehshwar and Saryu river offers good Golden Mahseer fishing opportunities with both flies as well as lures. Even though getting here can take some time, this journey is sure to leave you in awe of Kumaon’s rich culture and landscape with the possibility of a fish of a lifetime.
Journey to the edges of the Jim Corbett Park in the Himalayan foothills of northern India. Fish for the legendary Golden Mahseer in the western Ramganga river that is located in Uttarakhand. End your days while staying in lodges complimenting your fishing adventure with wildlife sightings and freshly prepared meals.
sunday, january 31 - 2pm - est
Learn to tie record-breaking flies for Golden Mahseer with your host Misty Dhillon. Learn what materials to use, and how to simply tie them onto your hook effectively to entice the Golden Mahseer with a fly-rod.
Learn about best industry practices, fly fishing techniques that include casting tips and product recommendations. Golden Mahseer fly tying, tips, techniques, best materials. Best Golden Mahseer fishing waters and seasons. Learn from expert guest speakers in the filed of Golden Mahseer fly fishing and conservation. Engage with experts one-on-one.