East Carson River Fishing Report

Tahoe Fly Fishing Staff

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The catch and release section below Hangman’s Bridge: Flows are very low but cold temps have the fish eating again. Hike down far into the canyon where the fish see less pressure. Caddis Pupae, PT’s, Hares Ears, Golden Stones are working subsurface. When heads are surfacing, EC Caddis, Stimulators and small Parachute Adams are working.. look for the October Caddis soon. It’s a beautiful time of the year with fewer people on the river so take advantage and enjoy the Fall weather.

Above the Bridge, put and take section: Alpine County has still been stocking so if you’re looking for planters try the campground and up by the Highway 4 Bridge. Hike down into the more difficult accessed areas to find wild fish. Stoneflies, Copper Johns, San Juan Worms, Birds’ Nests, Stimulators, Elk Hair Caddis, and E/C Caddis are all working. Strip a Wooly Bugger through the deeper slots to find the bigger fish… in general if you find the deeper water you will find the fish.

More Reports

Tahoe Fly Fishing Outfitters Reports
for Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015
Carson River - West Fork (CA): West Carson River Fishing Report
Walker River - West Section 2: West Walker Fishing Report
Walker River - East Fork (CA): East Walker River Fishing Report
Little Truckee River: Little Truckee Fishing Report
Truckee River: Truckee River Fishing Report


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