Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Jim and I spent two great days on the Williamson River in October. We took fish on dry flies, nymphs, streamers and soft hackles; whatever the the fish wanted at the time and whatever we felt like throwing at them.
Monday, August 31, 2015
September and October are two of my favorite months of the year: less crowds, the beginning of cooler weather, but still warm enough for a light shirt during the day, and the return of more insects. Oh! And plenty of fish. For insects we can expect to see Mahogany Duns, PMD's, baetis, and the first stirrings of October Caddis. The beginning of the month is forecast to remain hot, mid- to upper 80's, with cooler mornings and evenings. Fall is not too far behind and towar...
Monday, June 22, 2015
It has been a good start to the 2015 season which began May 23rd. The river is in fine shape with good water levels and clarity. Catching lots of fresh fish from the lake. Hatches are a mixed bag of PMD's, baetis, and caddis.
A few hexagenia are starting to show during the day signaling the imminent arrival of the full blown evening hatches. Hexagenia will hatch for a couple weeks till mid-July.