Animas River, Colorado - Fishing Report - December 03, 2017
The river is in good shape from a stream level standpoint. The water is getting colder
and midges are about the only insects hatching. Fish the larva and pupa or the
Cream or Red midges rigged in tandem for the best results.
7 Day Weather Forecast: There is no chance for rain/snow for the next week. Highs
will range from 40 to 50 degrees and lows from 11 to 19 degrees.
Recommended Trout Flies:
Midges: Blood (Red), sizes 20, larva, pupa and adults
Midges: Cream, size 20, larva, pupa and adults
Midges: Light Green, size 20/22, larva, pupa and adults
Blue-winged Olives, size 18 and 16, nymphs, emergers, duns, spinners
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin, size 6
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
Midges are hatching. Fish the lava and pupa in tandem for the best results.
Brown sculpin and White Belly Sculpin are two of the very best flies to use during the
Various species of Blue-winged olives will hatch mostly on cloudy days.
Spotted Sedges, or caddisflies, are hatching.
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4, 5 or 6 weight
Dry fly: 9 ft., 5 or 6X Nymphing: 71/2 ft.,
3 or 4X, Streamers 0-2X
Dry fly: 5 or 6X, Nymphing: 3 or 4X,
Best Fly Rods:
Perfect Fly Supreme Four, Superb Five
or Ultimate Six
For 4/5/6 fly line
Fly Floatants and Misc Items:
Floatants, KISS Strike Indicators
Tools & Accessories:
Nippers, forceps, retractors, etc.
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