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 to mid 40’s
14 Day Forecast: Look for sporadic hatches of midges. The best fishing is between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Fishing is extremely technical with the low flows.
Tips and Other Information: Fishing is tough in Elevenmile Canyon with the low flows. Anglers should prepare themselves for some sporadic hatches of midges. Die-hard dry fly anglers are finding middling fish in the slower pools and tailouts.
Effective Patterns: #20-22 Sparkle Wing RS 2, #20-22 Mercury Pheasant Tail, #20-22 Rainbow Warriors, #20-24 Chocolate Foam Wing Emerger, #20-22 Jujubaetis, #22 Stalcup’s Baetis, #22-24 Black Beauty, @22-24 Manhattan Midges, #20-22 Mercury Midge, #22-24 Mercury Flashback RS 2, and #20-26 Parachute Adams