Fishing Report

Bright things on dark days

Bright things on dark days

A heavy snow weighed down the woods today and I meant to get to the river to "take pictures" and maybe do a little fishing but...  Well, somedays you just don't get to go.  And that's okay.  I find a little late night tackle tinkering and fly tying scratches the itch...

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Too warm or just right?

Too warm or just right?

A pretty dramatic change in temperatures!  Last week, this: And now this: Rising trout, size 18 olives, trout on the spawn, trout on the nymph, trout on the chase, and even some trout-less days as well:  That's a heat wave in November.  Seriously, it's been beautiful...

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The Tamaracks

The Tamaracks

The last tree to change is the tamarack.  It turns golden-yellow before dropping its needles into the river.  Then the river is golden-yellow and that's when you know that winter is coming (if you didn't know that already).  The brown trout spawn when the tamaracks...

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