Colorado Fly Fishing Reports - Courtesy of The Flyfisher Group


Fishing Conditions: FAIR

Report Rating: FAIR Crowd Rating: Somewhat Crowded
Somewhat Crowded

Fly Fishing Report Date:

Tuesday, Feb 9, 2016

Colorado Stream Update: Deckers has been fishing fair to good and crowds have been light to moderate. Get out and fish!

Current Conditions at Deckers:

Fishing has been fair to good on Deckers and the surrounding South Platte river drainage. Flows have been good and so has the bite! It is a nymph fisherman's game right now for sure, 9 foot leaders 5x-6x tippet.

The fishing is fair.  Clear skies and 24-27 degree weather. The water temperature was between 40-43 degrees and Slightly Off.

Weather & Water Conditions

Weather Water
Temp: 24-27 Temp: 40-43
Sky: Clear Flow: 123
Wind: None Clarity: Slightly Off
Precip: None Runoff: No 

Likely Catch

Species: Brown Brown Trout Female
Brown Trout Male
Weight: 0 lbs 13 oz
Length: 16 inches
Girth: 4 inches

Current Insect Hatches at Deckers

Insect Type: Midge Micro Black Midge Larva Illustration Micro Black Midge Emerger Illustration Micro Black Midge Adult Illustration
Insect: Micro Black Midge
Color: Blackish Purple
Size: 24
Time: AM
Insect Type: Midge Black Midge Larva Illustration Black Midge Emerger Illustration Black Midge Adult Illustration
Insect: Black Midge
Color: Black
Size: 22
Time: AM
Insect Type: Midge Chocolate Brown Midge Larva Illustration Chocolate Brown Midge Emerger Illustration Chocolate Brown Midge Adult Illustration
Insect: Chocolate Brown Midge
Color: Chocolate
Size: 20
Time: PM

Recommended Flies for Deckers

Fly: Black Beauty Black Beauty
Color: Black
Size: 22
Time: All Day
Fly: Brassie Brassie
Color: Chocolate
Size: 22
Time: All Day
Fly: Poison Tung Poison Tung
Color: Blackish Purple
Size: 24
Time: All Day

Colorado Hatch Conditions for Early February

Insects Color Dates Emergence Size Spinner Fall Illustrations
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Snow Midge Gray to Charcoal Jan 1 -
Dec 31
Warmest part of day 24-28 2-3 Hours
Snow Midge Larva illustration Snow Midge Emerger illustration Snow Midge Adult illustration


Micro Black Dark Brown to Black Jan 1 -
May 15
38-44° Water Temps Heat of Day 18-22 NA
Micro Black Nymph illustration Micro Black Adult illustration

Weather for Deckers

Current: 32 °F    Clear     Wind: 7 MPH WNW
Current Condtions

Temperature: 32 °F
Humidity: 51%
Wind: 7 mph WNW
Pressure: 14.98 psi
Cloud Cover: 0%

Thursday's Forecast
weather forecastOvercast
High: 54 °F
Low: 31 °F
Wind: 13 mph WSW
Friday's Forecast
weather forecastSunny
High: 52 °F
Low: 32 °F
Wind: 10 mph SW
Saturday's Forecast
weather forecastSunny
High: 56 °F
Low: 27 °F
Wind: 10 mph SW

Archived Fishing Reports for Deckers