Elevenmile Canyon is known for its superb dry fly fishing. The Trico hatch is one of many that anglers should concentrate their efforts on.
Water Temperature: Low 40’s
14 Day Forecast: Look for hatches of midges, blue-winged olives, and Tricos. Look for low flows for the remainder of the autumn season
Tips and Other Information:
Eleven Mile Canyon is fishing good right now. Anglers can expect to see reliable hatches of midges, Tricos, and blue-winged olives right now. Nymphing with an assortment of midge and mayfly nymphs has been productive before the hatch. Matt’s Midge, CDC Biot Trico Comparduns, and Mathew’s Sparkle Duns have been effective during the height of each hatch.
Effective Patterns: #20-22 Jujubaetis, #22 Stalcup’s Baetis, #20 Radiation Baetis, #22 Smith’s Baetis, #20-22 Mercury Midge, #20 Manhattan Midge, # 18 Buckskin,#18 Pale Olive Midge Larva, #20-22 Mercury Flashback RS 2, #20-22 Sparkle Wing RS 2, #20-22 Mathew’s Sparkle Dun (BWO), Stalcup’s CDC Biot Trico Comparadun, #22 Matt’s Midge, #22 Griffith Gnat, and #24 Parachute Adams.