Archive for March 2017

Spring has Sprung!

Spring-like conditions are unfolding quickly in the central Rocky Mountains. Fly fishing enthusiasts are grinning ear-to-ear with arrival of warmer weather, longer days, reliable hatches, and increased activity from the trout. As a general rule, by the latter part of March, trout begin to spread out into the riffles once again.Much of this is a…

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The Manhattan Midge is a Real Winner!

The Manhattan Midge has been one of my top producers as of late. It has consistently fooled selective trout on the Yampa, Blue, Gunnison, South Platte (Charlie Meyers SWA, Cheesman, and Deckers) and Arkansas Rivers. Tie some up…you’ll be glad you did! This Yampa River rainbow was fooled with a size 22 Manhattan Midge. The…

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Pat Dorsey Fly Fishing