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    Default Clan Yellows - Die Mond

    Okay so judging from this forum and the greater Interweb, it seems like info on Clan Yellow spots is (understandably) very scarce. I am aware that the tributaries of the Olifants River are the places to go. Has anyone been to Die Mond Campsite? I'm thinking of going there in September. All I would like to know is whether I would likely get a crack at casting to some yellows there, as that would be the main purpose for our trip. No need to reveal any secrets .

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    The campsite is really good at Die Mond. Basic, but clean and neat.
    You probably have the best chance to have a crack at Clan Yellows at Die Mond.
    There is plenty info re Die Mond on the forum
    Korrie Broos

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    Thanks very much Korrie. You are a wealth of good information and thank you for everything you have done on this forum and for fly fishing in general.

    Respect!

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    Thanks for your kind words, much appreciated.
    Korrie Broos

    Don't go knocking on Death's door, ring the bell and run like hell. He hates it. (anon)
    Nymphing, adds depth to your fly fishing.
    Nymphing, is fly fishing in another dimension

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    PS: When I go to Die Mond, I always phone the owners and find out of there is anything they require from town.
    a. They are getting very old, so a quick drive to the shops are not so much fun anymore
    b. The closest shop is about 100km away.

    Sometimes they ask for fresh tomotoes and a bit of fruit or a couple of 2l Cokes or some Oros.
    Imagine you feel like a cold cooldrink on a hot afternoon and you have nothing in the fridge or cupboard?
    You do get tired of Windpomp Lager or Boorgat Sherry.
    Korrie Broos

    Don't go knocking on Death's door, ring the bell and run like hell. He hates it. (anon)
    Nymphing, adds depth to your fly fishing.
    Nymphing, is fly fishing in another dimension

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    Howzit Korrie

    Yes I saw that on the other thread. I will definitely do that when I go. Look forward to reporting back on the trip.

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