South Africa Outdoor Activities and Adventures
Deep Sea Fishing in South Africa. Recreational fishing method is also often called offshore boat fishing, sport fishing, big game fishing and is done for pleasure or competition. The most common form of recreational fishing is done with a rod, reel, line, hooks and any one of a wide range of baits. Some examples of tackle include weights, floats, and swivels. Lures are frequently used in place of bait. The practice of catching or attempting to catch fish with a hook is known as angling.
Big-game fishing is conducted from boats to catch large open-water species such as tuna, sharks and marlin. Noodling and trout tickling are also recreational activities.