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Spring Fishing is Here

by DOUG RODRICKS / Sierra Drifters
It has been spring fishing here over the last week with a good shot of some wind at the start. When the wind blew, it really blew, and when it was calm, the days really heated up and melted a
(More...) (Wednesday, March 20, 2019)

Smaller Nymphs and Midges Have Been Whacking Trout

by DOUG RODRICKS / Sierra Drifters
Cold mornings the last week gave way to a nice warm up and some good fish rising to midges and mayflies. Smaller nymphs and midges like our #18 Copper Tiger have been whacking them here. You can then get them
(More...) (Wednesday, March 20, 2019)

 2019 Topaz Derby

by DOUG BUSEY / Carson Now
Hello fellow anglers, I hope Santa was good to you.  We are coming up with in a few days of the Topaz opener, which is January 1,2019.  The water level is coming up, but still down from last years opener. 
(More...) (Monday, December 31, 2018)

Flows Have Finally Bumped Up

by DOUG RODRICKS / Sierra Drifters
Flows have finally bumped up here and moved fish all over the river. Some nice ones are being taken on soft eggs, midges, assassins, and SJ worms. Fish are holding in the softer sections and tailouts of the deeper pools.
(More...) (Wednesday, March 20, 2019)

Bite Has Picked Up

by DOUG RODRICKS / Sierra Drifters
It has been a good bite here as the winter storms have stirred up the giant cutthroat to move into the beaches to feed. The bite has really picked up here lately with some real monsters putting themselves in the
(More...) (Wednesday, March 20, 2019)

Approaching Storms Will Make Pyramid Even Better

by RENO FLY SHOP / Reno Fly Shop
Fishing at Pyramid Lake is good right now and with a couple approaching storms should get even better.
(More...) (Tuesday, March 19, 2019)

Kokanee Limit

by SHAUN RAINSBARGER‎ / Shaun's Guide Service
Cool client at Bullards today. He fly fished the first 3 hours, then we spent an hour to get him his 10 kokanee limit. Fun day!! Mack’s Lure kokanee cha chas were the ticket today.
(More...) (Tuesday, March 19, 2019)

Truckee Clarity is Really Good

by MATT KOLES / Gilligan's Fly Service
Nice warmish weather on the Truckee River. Still very cold at night, but warm afternoons the last few days. A little snowmelt, but not much yet. In fact most of our snow down low is melting slowly. Good, we don’t need it
(More...) (Monday, March 18, 2019)

Going Deep for The Macs

by HANS MOXLEY / Hooked Up Sportfishing
How fun was that! Great having you all out today.
(More...) (Tuesday, March 12, 2019)

Good Fishing if You Can Find the Soft Water

by MATT KOLES / Gilligan's Fly Service
Still a bit cold and snowing.  No snow here in the Hirsch, but still snowing on top. Big winter so far. Lots of water in the river too. About 1,600 k here, and just a bit higher in Nevada. Snows melting a
(More...) (Monday, March 11, 2019)

Excellent Numbers of Browns and Rainbows

by DOUG RODRICKS / Sierra Drifters
It was an all day bite here with soft eggs a couple of days ago. Excellent numbers of browns and rainbows and the coloration on these fish is just stunning right now. The previous years’ plants have adapted to the
(More...) (Sunday, March 10, 2019)

6 Weeks Till Opener

It's been about 6-7 weeks since we've been able to get down to the bridge to see the creek. The sun is shining and we are starting to thaw out! T minus 6 weeks to opening day!
(More...) (Sunday, March 10, 2019)

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