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Red River Fly Fishing Report 04/15/1999

As expected the runoff didn’t happen and fishing remains excellent with dries [Caddis/Para-Adams ]and droppers [Caddis and mayfly emergers]. April usually brings high, murky water and fishing is over until the water subsides in June but with our drought conditions it continued unabated thru the month. New Mexico Fly Fishing Guide Ed Adams

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Red River Fly Fishing Report 03/15/1999

Weather continued mild and dry.Lots of bugs: Caddis, Stones and Mayflies with the top water action getting better with rising water temps getting into the mid 50*s. Fishing was excellent most days for resident browns [12-14″]. March is one of the best months on the Red especially during this drought cycle we have been in […]

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Red River Fly Fishing Report 02/15/1999

Continued warm, dry weather and the January pattern continued for the first half of the month. In mid February we saw the first caddis flies and dry fly action picked up on Elk Hair Caddis and Lil Brown Stone. We had good action fishing a dropper about 14″ behind a dry…Best droppers were Caddis larva […]

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Red River Fly Fishing Report 01/15/1999

Very little snow so far this winter with cold nights [0* 10*] and warm days [40*s]Some Cutbos spawning and the only bugs are the tan/grey #14 Mayfly that comes off most days in the early afternoon especially on warm days. No need to get on the stream until noon. Some dry fly action on Para-Adams […]

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