March 22nd, 2012: Mousing Season

[singlepic id=3336 w=440 h=360 float=right] Well it’s here, I’m sure as the temperatures fluctuate a bit some evenings will produce more or less aggressive strikes but for the most part it is official… the mousing season has begun and I plan on taking full advantage of the hours leading up …

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March 18th, 2012: The Show pt. 3

[singlepic id=3324 w=300 h=220 float=right] Notes and Observations: Arrival Water Temp: ~53°F at 9:59am Arrival Air Temp: Low 60’s Again Low Stained Water Again Fished the SMB First First BWO’s arrived at 11:44am Fished the SMB after the Hatch Again A Down/Across into the Tail of Runs Worked Well [singlepic …

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March 17th, 2012: The Show pt. 2

[singlepic id=3318 w=280 h=200 float=right] Notes and Observations: Arrival Air Temp: ~62°F at 9:49am Arrival Water Temp 52°F at 9:59am Low Slightly Stained Water BWO’s Arrive at 11:45am Streamer Fishing First Few Hours of the Day Aggressive Strikes from Browns in the Riffles/Shallower Runs Broke my Tip Top Guide off …

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March 16th, 2012: The Show pt. 1

[singlepic id=3305 w=275 h=195 float=right] [singlepic id=3307 w=268 h=188 float=right] Notes and Observations: Arrival Air Temp: 59°F at 10:29am Arrival Water Temp: ~49°F at 10:39am Low Slightly Stained Water Ephemerella Subvaria and Baetis Nymphs Present in Lrg #’s Baetis Nymphs showing Translucent Wing Pads (Not Fully Developed, See Image) Water Temp …

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March 15th, 2012: Fishing Like Carl

[singlepic id=3292 w=300 h=220 float=left] My boots the creek later in the afternoon, some indecision saw me finally leave for water at 2pm but with warm air temps and daylight savings time I had plenty of light to knock a few fish before the setting sun came. I got on the creek …

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March 11th, 2012

[singlepic id=3283 w=360 h=280 float=right] Notes and Observations: Arrival Water Temp: ~44degrees at 10:52am Started Fishing a #8 SMB Water Temp at 12:28pm: ~47degrees Minimal or No Hatching Mayflies Fished the SMB all Day, Aggressive Strikes from Faster Water Landed a Brook, Brown and Rainbow Fished a New Stretch of …

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March 10th, 2012: George

[singlepic id=3275 w=400 h=320 float=right] Woke to windy conditions, a good predicted air temp and the possibility of BWO’s. Met up with my friend Heath and we hit a creek I’ve been visiting for four years now. We pulled up to the water with no idea what the day was …

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March 4th, 2012: A Good Day

[singlepic id=3261 w=400 h=320 float=right] To quickly address the lack of content, lack of motivation and lack of fish. This winter season, despite the above average air temperatures, below average precipitation totals and number of days spent on the creek has produced little to write about. I felt my motivation slipping …

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Feb. 25th, 2012: The First BWO’s

[singlepic id=3237 w=320 h=240 float=right] Air Temp: ~30 Degrees F Water Temp: 52 Degrees F Conditions: Sunny Skies/Minimal Wind Time: 12:28pm The first BWO’s I’ve seen since I stopped crossing the border showed up the other day. I nearly dove head first into the creek after them but it being …

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