The peak of the Brown trout spawn seems to have past and is starting to wind down. This means we all need to watch where we are wading. Try to avoid walking through any visible redds. The big boys have been slacking on the feed lately, they may be recuperating from copulating. Bring an assortment of streamers but always make sure you have a couple of the Big Horn special colors. The nymphing is doing great with a number of flies; scuds, sow bugs, mayflies and San Juan worms. Midge nymphs are another go to pattern.
Fly Pattern Suggestions
Nymphs| Mega prince 12-6; Rubber Legs 12-6; San Juan Worm (assorted colors and sizes) Hot Bead Ray Charles Tan & Pink: 16-18 Spring Creek Scuds Pink & Orange: 16-18 Wilcox's Green Machine PT & Chart: 16-18 Black PT: 16-18 Batwing Emerger PMD: 16-18 Hunchback Crystal PMD: 16-18 Copper Bead Mayfly: 16-18 Curtis Thunder Creek UV Emerger Rust: 16-18 Tailwater Tiny Rust: 16-18
Streamers| Woolly Bugger Black: 6-8, Pine Squirrel Leeches Olive Brown Black & Tan: 10, JJ Specials 4-8, Silvey's Sculpin, Natural, White, Black: 2 Sex Dungeon Yellow, Black: 2 Buck Rogers Rainbow, Grey: 2/0 Bling Minnow Pearl, Gold: 6See also: