It’s time you reward yourself! Go fish! That’s why we are all here! Go anywhere…Lakes, Rivers and Coming Soon….. Small streams. Don’t know which lake to fish? Grab a map and pick one! But I don’t know if there any fish in it? Where do we live?
How do I fish it?
1- intermediate sink line, 9 foot leader and a leech. Throw it out, count down to 20 or 30. Close to the bottom? Strip….strip….. Find a strip pattern that gets the fish. Long, short, fast or slow….. Any order or combo.
2-Floating line, 12 foot leader… Indicator.. Split shot and midge emergent. Depth? Bottom. Start there…not catching fish? Bring it up 2 feet. Not catching fish? Move it up. Keep working to find the depth they are swimming at.
3- Fish rising? Floating line, 9 foot leader tippited out to 12 feet 4X fluorocarbon and a 16 parachute adams.
Need moving water? Flathead is on the rise. Maybe. How about a tail water? Let’s get to the Missouri! It’s fishing great! Dries? Yup. Out in the full sun eating like its cloudy. What bugs are on the water? March Browns and BWOs are getting eats. Caddis dries yet? A few fish eating the caddis. What flies? See lake technique 3, rusty parachute, PT parachute, purple haze, spring creek baetis, cripples and emergers. Nymphs? Rainbow Czech, lightning bug, fire bead, sow bugs, caddis pupa, zebras, rojo, purple Jesus, juju black and purple, military may, red headed step child, rs2 and any other micro may you like.