quincy reservoir
Report: CASE 3 Quincy ReservoirFishing Report | Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
Colorado Fly Fishing Reports - Courtesy of The Flyfisher Group

 

Fishing Conditions: GOOD

Report Rating: GOOD

Fly Fishing Report Date:

Thursday, Jun 14, 2012

Colorado Stream Update: Quincy Res is fly fishing great and offers some good trout fishing close to Denver along with a chance at catching a variety of warm water species on the fly!

Current Conditions at Quincy Reservoir:

The lake is fishing good. Get on the water early before the heat of summer makes the fish sluggish. Streamer fishing has been the most productive for trout.

The fishing is good.  Clear skies and 60+ degree weather. The water temperature was between 44-47 degrees and Slightly Off.


Likely Catch

Species: Rainbow Rainbow Trout Female
Rainbow Trout Male
Weight: 1 lbs 0 oz
Length: 15 inches
Girth: 6 inches

Current Insect Hatches at Quincy Reservoir

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: All Day
Insect Type: Caddisfly Micro Caddis Larva Illustration Micro Caddis Emerger Illustration Micro Caddis Adult Illustration
Insect: Micro Caddis
Color: Brownish Olive
Size: 18
Time: All Day

Recommended Flies for Quincy Reservoir

Fly: Wooly Bugger Wooly Bugger
Color: Olive
Size: 12
Time: All Day
Fly: Black Stimulator spacer
Color: Black
Size: 16
Time: All Day

Quincy Reservoir Thursday, Jun 14, 2012 Fishing Trip Photos

Quincy Res fly fishing for trout.
Quincy Reservoir Fishing  (image 1)

Colorado Hatch Conditions for Late April

Insects Color Dates Emergence Size Spinner Fall Illustrations
© The Flyfisher Group

Caddisflies

American Grannom Bright Green to Greenish Brown Mar 1 -
May 15
Early Morning & Afternoon 10-14 NA
American Grannom Larva illustration American Grannom Emerger illustration American Grannom Adult illustration
Little Tan Short Horn Sedge Dark Brown to Yellow Mar 1 -
Aug 30
Sporadic 14-16 NA
Little Tan Short Horn Sedge Larva illustration Little Tan Short Horn Sedge Emerger illustration Little Tan Short Horn Sedge Adult illustration

Mayflies

Blue Winged Olive Light Olive Brown to Brown Olive Mar 1 -
Nov 15
Clouds & warmest part of day 16-18 Evening
Blue Winged Olive Nymph illustration Blue Winged Olive Emerger illustration Blue Winged Olive Adult illustration
Western Black Quill Purplish Black to Grayish Brown Apr 1 -
Jun 30
Mid Morning 14-12 Evening
Western Black Quill Nymph illustration Western Black Quill Emerger illustration Western Black Quill Adult illustration

Midges

Black Midge Blackish to Black Apr 1 -
Nov 15
All Day 18-20 2-3 Hours
Black Midge Larva illustration Black Midge Emerger illustration Black Midge Adult illustration
Chocolate Brown Midge Brown to Chocolate Feb 15 -
Dec 15
All Day 20-22 2-3 Hours
Chocolate Brown Midge Larva illustration Chocolate Brown Midge Emerger illustration Chocolate Brown Midge Adult illustration
Micro Black Midge Blackish to Black Mar 1 -
Nov 15
Morning 22-26 2-3 Hours
Micro Black Midge Larva illustration Micro Black Midge Emerger illustration Micro Black Midge Adult illustration
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

Stoneflies

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
Skwala Stone Dark Brown to Yellow Olive Mar 1 -
May 15
38-47° Water Temps, Late afternoon and evening. Riffles and bankwater near foliage. 6-12
Skwala Stone Nymph illustration Skwala Stone Adult illustration
Winter Black Black Brown to Reddish Olive, Mottled Brown Apr 1 -
Aug 15
Cold Mountain Streams and Small Ponds 18-22 NA
Winter Black Nymph illustration Winter Black Adult illustration


Weather for Quincy Reservoir

Current: 50 °F    Partly Cloudy     Wind: 6 MPH WSW
Current Condtions

Partly Cloudy
Temperature: 50 °F
Humidity: 50%
Wind: 6 mph WSW
Pressure: 14.59 psi
Cloud Cover: 75%

Friday's Forecast
weather forecastSunny
High: 68 °F
Low: 41 °F
Wind: 9 mph NNW
Saturday's Forecast
weather forecastSunny
High: 68 °F
Low: 44 °F
Wind: 13 mph SE
Sunday's Forecast
weather forecastLight rain shower
High: 54 °F
Low: 40 °F
Wind: 21 mph ESE

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