Fishing Report -  West Branch Ausable River, New York
May 2
8, 2017
The stream levels are up just a little but it is still safe to wade most places if you use
caution. There are lots of insects hatching and good numbers of trout being caught
by our customers. We have received two good reports from this past week. All
sections of the river are in pretty good shape.

Stream Conditions:






7 Day Weather Forecast:
There is a chance of rain everyday through Wednesday
and again Friday.
Highs will range from 58 to 69 and lows from 45 to 53 degrees.



Recommended Trout Flies:
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin, size 6
Black Matuka and Olive Matuka Sculpin, size 4/6
Blue Quills, size 16, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Quill Gordons, size 12/14, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Little Brown Stoneflies, size 14, nymphs and adults
Little Black Caddis, size 18, pupa and adults
Blue-winged Olives: size 18 and 20, nymph, emergers, duns and spinners
Hendricksons/Red Quills: 12/14, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
American March Browns, size 10/12, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
Our Brown Sculpin and White Belly sculpin are great flies for the entire fall and winter seasons.
The Olive Matuka Sculpin and Black Matuka Sculpin are good flies to use at this time.
Blue-winged olives are hatching
Blue Quills are hatching.
Little Brown stoneflies are hatching.
Little Black Grannom Caddis are hatching.
Quill Gordons are hatching.
Hendricksons/Red Quills are hatching.

American March Browns are hatching.
1. Email us (sales@perfectflystore.com)
with the dates you will be fishing this
stream and we will send you a list of our
fly suggestions. Please allow up to 24
hours for a response.

2. Call us 800-594-4726 and we will help
you decide which flies you need.

3. Email us (sales@perfectflystore.com)
with a budget for flies and we will select
them to match the budget and get them to
you in time for your fly fishing trip.

All orders are shipped free in the
U. S. Orders over $50 are shipped via
Priority Mail.  
Recommended Tackle & Gear
Fly Line:
4, 5 or 6 weight
Leaders:
Dry fly: 9 &12 ft., 5 or 6X, Nymphing:
71/2 ft., 3 or 4X, Streamers 0-2X
Tippets:
Dry fly: 5 or 6X, Nymphing: 3 or 4X,
Streamer 0-2X
Best Fly Rods:
Perfect Fly Supreme Four, Superb Five
or
Ultimate Six
Fly Reels:
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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Rate: 814 cf
Level: 2.48 ft
Afternoon Water Temperature: 55
Clarity: clear
USGS Real-Time Stream Flow Data Near Ausable Forks
Fly Fishing West Branch
Ausable River, New York:
A description of the West Branch Ausable
River, Guide to fly fishing West Branch
Ausable River, West Branch Ausable River
fly fishing strategies, and much more
National Weather Service