Fishing Conditions: GOOD

Report Rating: GOOD

Fly Fishing Report Date:

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Weather & Water Conditions

Weather Water
Temp: 56-59 Temp: 44-47
Sky: Clear Flow: 79
Wind: None Clarity: Slightly Off
Precip: None Runoff: No 

Colorado Stream Update: Three nymph rig is the ticket!

Current Conditions at 11 Mile Canyon:

Two anglers both hooked up at the same time fighting sizeable and fiesty trout!

The fishing is good.  Clear skies and 56-59 degree weather. The water temperature was between 44-47 degrees and Slightly Off.

Likely Catch

Species: Rainbow
Weight: 3 lbs 0 oz
Length: 18 inches
Girth: 0 inches
Rainbow Trout Female Rainbow Trout Female
Rainbow Trout Female Rainbow Trout Female

Current Insect Hatches at 11 Mile Canyon

None

Recommended Flies for 11 Mile Canyon

Fly: Midges
Color: 
Size: 
Time: 
Midges Midges
Fly: Baetis
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Baetis Baetis
Fly: Sparkle Duns
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Sparkle Duns Sparkle Duns

Colorado Hatch Conditions for Late March

Caddisflies

Insects: American Grannom
Color: Bright Green to Greenish Brown
Dates: Mar 1 – May 15
Emergence: Early Morning & Afternoon
Size: 10-14
Spinner Fall: NA
Illustrations © The Flyfisher Group 
Insects: Little Tan Short Horn Sedge
Color: Dark Brown to Yellow
Dates: Mar 1 – Aug 30
Emergence: Sporadic
Size: 14-16
Spinner Fall: NA
Illustrations © The Flyfisher Group 

Mayflies

Insects: Blue Winged Olive
Color: Light Olive Brown to Brown Olive
Dates: Mar 1 – Nov 15
Emergence: Clouds & warmest part of day
Size: 16-18
Spinner Fall: Evening
Illustrations © The Flyfisher Group 

Midges

Insects: Chocolate Brown Midge
Color: Brown to Chocolate
Dates: Feb 15 – Dec 15
Emergence: All Day
Size: 20-22
Spinner Fall: 2-3 Hours
Illustrations © The Flyfisher Group 
Insects: Micro Black Midge
Color: Blackish to Black
Dates: Mar 1 – Nov 15
Emergence: Morning
Size: 22-26
Spinner Fall: 2-3 Hours
Illustrations © The Flyfisher Group 
Insects: Snow Midge
Color: Gray to Charcoal
Dates: Jan 1 – Dec 31
Emergence: Warmest part of day
Size: 24-28
Spinner Fall: 2-3 Hours
Illustrations © The Flyfisher Group 

Stoneflies

Insects: Micro Black
Color: Dark Brown to Black
Dates: Jan 1 – May 15
Emergence: 38-44° Water Temps Heat of Day
Size: 18-22
Spinner Fall: NA
Illustrations © The Flyfisher Group 
Insects: Skwala Stone
Color: Dark Brown to Yellow Olive
Dates: Mar 1 – May 15
Emergence: 38-47° Water Temps, Late afternoon and evening. Riffles and bankwater near foliage.
Size: 6-12
Spinner Fall:
Illustrations © The Flyfisher Group 


Weather for 11 Mile Canyon

Current: 28 °F Sunny Wind: 6 MPH ENE
Current Condtions

Sunny

Temperature: 28 °F
Humidity: 93%
Wind: 6 mph ENE
Pressure: 14.79 psi
Cloud Cover: 0%
Wednesday's Forecast
weather forecast: Patchy light snow<br/> High: 35 °F  <br/>Low: 13 °F <br/> Wind: 11 mph NE
Patchy light snow
High: 35 °F
Low: 13 °F
Wind: 11 mph NE
Thursday's Forecast
weather forecast: Sunny<br/> High: 49 °F  <br/>Low: 22 °F <br/> Wind: 8 mph W
Sunny
High: 49 °F
Low: 22 °F
Wind: 8 mph W
Friday's Forecast
weather forecast: Mist<br/> High: 38 °F  <br/>Low: 21 °F <br/> Wind: 9 mph SSE
Mist
High: 38 °F
Low: 21 °F
Wind: 9 mph SSE