Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing on High Mountain Lakes

High mountain fishing tends to decrease the production of insects. Below is a list of flies that should be successful while you try to hook into a big one on your trip:

Caddis (Evenings) #12-18
  • Elk hair Caddis(dark and light)
  • Henryville Caddis
  • Goddard Caddis
Adams #14.20
  • Parachute 
  • Traditional
  • Adams Irresistible
Midges #12-20
  • Mosquito Pattern
Terrestrials
  • Hoppers S 10-20
  • Chernobyl's #6-12 (These fish have not seen much of this style of fly so they will be curious)
  • Ants #12-18
Streamers
  • Wooly Buggers
  • Clouser Minnows Double Bunnies - Anything that will catch the attention of a fish.
  • Stick to Traditional Colors - Brown, Black, and Olive
Nymphs
  • Bead Head PHeasant Tail #14-18
  • Prince Nymphs #12-20
  • Midge Pupas #16-20

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