June 10, 2018 - Upper River, Bass Fly Fishing Report

Joined: December 4th, 2017, 1:52 pm

June 11th, 2018, 12:21 pm #1

Reported by Orvis

Water flow: 4960 CFS Scottsville

Visibility: 24 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 73 Degrees F

Water condition: Moderately Turbid

Best time of day to fish: Mid morning into the afternoon

Best stretch: Any of the public ramps or access areas

Best access point: All public access points. Check on the VDGIF web site for access areas.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:
Minnows and crayfish are moving around providing meals for the hungry Smallies!

Fish species: Smallmouth Bass -Musky-Carp-Gar-Largemouth Bass-Spotted Bass

Fishing season: Open Year Round (Guiding Season May-October)

Nearest airport: Charlottesville/Albemarle

Recommended fly fishing leader:
9 Foot Leader

Recommended fly fishing tippet: 2X Tippet

Best fly fishing rod: 9' 7 Weight Fly Rod

Best floating fly line:
Big Bug Warm Water WF Fly Line

Best sinking fly line:
Streamer Stripper Sink Tip Fly Line





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