The Pit Is Fishing Good, Despite Warmer Temps

Pit River - CA (Modoc County)


by The Fly Shop
8-23-2018
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Report: There have been quite a few bigger fish being caught. Up top on Pit 3 is the place to go. The evening caddis hatch is full force and PMDs and Baetis mayflies are coming off. Look for some good hatches to happen on cloudy days, and focus your fishing around the faster water. Fishing bigger streamers can also be very effective in the faster water. 

Here are some useful links to monitor the flows:

Pit 3 - Below Pit 3 Dam
Pit 5 - Through Big Bend

Hot Flies:  
Dry Flies:
Stimulator - Orange, Foam October CaddisPotter's October CaddisMercer's Skating October CaddisChernobyl AntFat AlbertAdams - #14-18, Elk Hair Caddis - Tan #12-16, Mayfly Cripples - #12-16 

Nymphs/Wet Flies:
Mercer's Tungsten October PupaMorrish October PupaSkip’s TB October CaddisBlack A.P. - #12, Dark Lords- #12-16, Flashback Pheasant Tail - #14-16, Beaded Zebra Midge - #18, BH Hellgrammite - #6, Mercer's Poxyback Dark Stone - #6, GB Black A.P. - #10-12, CB Micro Mayflies - #14-18, Red Copper Johns - #16-18, Pat's Brown Rubberleg - #6-8, Gordon's Amber Wing Prince - #14-18, GB Bird's Nest - #10-16 

Streamers & Leeches:
Zack's Swimming Leech - #8



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The Fly Shop Reports
for Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

Klamath River - Upper - CA: Klamath River Fishing Report
Sacramento River - Lower: Lower Sacramento River Fishing Report
Pit River: Pit River Fishing Report
Trinity River: Trinity River Fishing Report
Sacramento River - Upper: Upper Sacramento River Fishing Report