Casting for Gold
GETTING THERE: The best way to get to these hotspots is to catch a flight to the nearest cities
The thrill of the big Mahseer, hooked in heavy water, has an electric joy ... there is nothing quite likes it: and once experienced, it is imprinted forever on the tablets of memory. " Forty-seven years later too these words from A.S.J. MacDonald's Circumventing the Mahseer hold good, though the number of people who can boast of reeling one in is fast dwindling. For the uninitiated, the Mahseer, only found in India, is renowned as the hardest fighting fish on the planet and so is hailed as the ultimate fishing experience for any freshwater angler.