Farmington River Report 9/12/18: Creek’s up

Dave wanted to improve his nymphing game, so we arrived on the river rarin’ to go — only to have to wait a couple hours for the thunder to pass. The river was slightly up (about 480cfs in the permanent TMA and a light stain) but very fishable. The trout were mostly uncooperative, but we did manage to put a nice bend in the rod. Best of all, we had the added bonus of having a couple of hero pools all to ourselves. We worked on both tight line and indicator presentations with a drop-shot rig. Great job, Dave, in some tough conditions.

That’s what we like to see!

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The Farmy produces yet another wild gem, parr marks still visible.

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2 comments on “Farmington River Report 9/12/18: Creek’s up

  1. Betty Brosius says:

    Steve – I think you said you were going to do an article on the Farmington for Eastern Flyfishers Magazine, right?? What issue will that be in? Don’t want to miss it! Thanks… Betty Brosius

    Sent from my iPad

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