10/08/16 River Report
River Flow 115 CFS - Visibility Clear - AM Water Temp 50'F. - Scattered showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind 3 to 7 mph. - CT DEEP stocked 3,100 Survivor Strain Brown Trout in the HOUSY !!! - The cooler water temps and moderately higher flows have the remaining resident and newly stocked trout actively feeding in the TMA. - Anglers coming into the shop are reporting catching some nice sized holdover Rainbows & Browns that made it thru the summer. - Fishing has been great in the Corner Pool, Monument, the Park & the Wall. - Other great spots are Push-em Up, Sand Hole & the Elms. - Trout are putting on the fall feed bag !! - The fish are taking daytime BWO's(Hebe) and evening ISO's on the top!! - The Daytime Soft Hackle and Streamer Bite is still going strong. - With the river flow at 115 CFS it is easy wading almost anywhere in the Housy. - Today is a perfect day to get up here and throw some BH Prince's and Rubber Legs for a bunch of trout !! - FALL TIME IS TROUT FISHING TIME!!
Trout are feeding all thru the TMA. - BWO's(Hebe) starting to show during the day. - Iso nymphs are strong swimmers and are very active during the day. -An effective day time technique is to swing soft hackles to sipping rises. - This is a perfect way to imitate swimming Iso nymphs. - Look for Iso's Emergers and Dries in the evenings. - Swing streamers for Trout behind exposed boulders in all the deeper riffles & pools. - Streamer fishing is the way to go during daylight hours for bigger fish.
AM River Water Temp 50' - River Flow 115 CFS. - Morning Air Temp 41'- Today's Air Temp High 68' - Tonight's Air Temp Low 53' - The trout are putting on the fall streamer bite all thru the TMA !!
Dry Fly Choices: Isonychia 12, Rusty Spinners 12, BWO's 18 & 20
Soft Hackles: Hares Ear, Pheasant Tail, March Brown Spiders, Partdrige and Green, Partdrige and Yellow, Partdrige and Orange, Red Squirrel, Pheasant Tail
Wet Flies: Lead Wing Coachman, BWO emergers 18 & 20
Nymph Choices; Hares Ear, BH Princes, BH Pheasant Tails, Big Yellow or Brown Stones, Rubber Legs(all colors), 20 Incher's, Yellow Wire Stones & Euro Bead Head Princes
Streamers: Pick Your Pocket, Zonkers, Woolly Buggers, Circus Peanuts, Home Invaders, Clousers,
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