Fishing Conditions: EXCELLENT

Report Rating: EXCELLENT

Fishing Trip Date:

Friday, Apr 20, 2012

Quote(s) of the Day: "Do we have to go to lunch? Because I do not want to stop fishing!"

Fishing Highlights:

Catching a 6.5 pound rainbow trout.

The fishing is fantastic.  Clear skies and 48-51 degree weather. The water temperature was between 36-39 degrees and Crystal Clear.

Fishing Report By:

Spencer Williams - Guide Photo
Spencer
Williams

Weather & Water Conditions

Weather Water
Temp: 48-51 Temp: 36-39
Sky: Clear Flow: 55
Wind: None Clarity: Crystal Clear
Precip: None Runoff: No 
Time on Water: 8 hours Number of Anglers: 1
Number Hookups: 89 Number Landed: 72

Best Fish

Species: Rainbow Rainbow Trout Female
Rainbow Trout Male
Weight: 6 lbs 5 oz
Length: 22 inches
Girth: 14 inches

Reported Insect Hatchs

Insect Type: Midge Micro Black Midge Larva Illustration Micro Black Midge Emerger Illustration Micro Black Midge Adult Illustration
Insect: Micro Black Midge
Color: Blackish
Size: 26/micro
Time: AM
Insect Type: Stonefly Micro Black Nymph Illustration Micro Black Adult Illustration
Insect: Micro Black
Color: Purplish Black
Size: 24
Time: All Day

Recommended Flies

Fly: P.T. spacer
Color: Dark Brownish Red
Size: 20
Time: AM
Fly: Pats Rubber Legs spacer
Color: Brownish Olive
Size: 12
Time: All Day
Fly: Egg Egg
Color: Golden Nugget
Size: 16
Time: All Day

Lincoln Hills Friday, Apr 20, 2012 Fishing Trip Photos

Rocky Mountain Trout Fishing
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Colorado Hatch Conditions for Late November

Insects Color Dates Emergence Size Spinner Fall Illustrations
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Mayflies

Gray Drake Gray Jun 1 -
Nov 30
Late Morning 14-16 Evening
Gray Drake Nymph illustration Gray Drake Emerger illustration Gray Drake Adult illustration
Micro Blue Winged Olive (BWO) Pale Olive Green to Blue Gray Jun 1 -
Nov 30
Clouds & warmest part of day 22-26 Evening
Micro Blue Winged Olive (BWO) Nymph illustration Micro Blue Winged Olive (BWO) Emerger illustration Micro Blue Winged Olive (BWO) Adult illustration

Midges

Chocolate Brown Midge Brown to Chocolate Feb 15 -
Dec 15
All Day 20-22 2-3 Hours
Chocolate Brown Midge Larva illustration Chocolate Brown Midge Emerger illustration Chocolate Brown Midge Adult illustration
Snow Midge Gray to Charcoal Jan 1 -
Dec 31
Warmest part of day 24-28 2-3 Hours
Snow Midge Larva illustration Snow Midge Emerger illustration Snow Midge Adult illustration

Terrestrials

Beetle Brownish to Black May 1 -
Nov 30
All Day 10-18 NA
Beetle  illustration
Cricket Brownish Olive to Black Jun 1 -
Nov 30
Twilight & Dusk 8-16 NA
Cricket  illustration


Weather for Lincoln Hills

Current: 46 °F    Clear     Wind: 8 MPH E
Current Condtions

Clear
Temperature: 46 °F
Humidity: 34%
Wind: 8 mph E
Pressure: 14.74 psi
Cloud Cover: 0%

Friday's Forecast
weather forecastSunny
High: 52 °F
Low: 39 °F
Wind: 17 mph W
Saturday's Forecast
weather forecastSunny
High: 47 °F
Low: 31 °F
Wind: 16 mph WSW
Sunday's Forecast
weather forecastSunny
High: 37 °F
Low: 19 °F
Wind: 17 mph W

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