Early December brings Christmas shopping (How about private fly-fishing lessons by appointment?
Knowledgeable fishermen will have Midges patterns, Honeybug Inchworms and Blue Winged Olive Emergers.
Mid December will find Blue Winged Olive Emergers, Beadheads, Al's Rat, Griffith Gnats, Wooley worms, Inchworms, Hares Ears & Wonder Nymphs being cast upon the waters of our beloved streams. In some years we will start to see Snowflies.
Water temperatures in the low forties.
Christmas day we will find some lucky folks humming Christmas carols as they admire the workbooks they received with their Private Fly Tying Lesssons.
Trout will be sipping Midges in water of 41 degrees.
Successful patterns will include Honeybugs, Al's Rat, Bivisibles, Wooley Buggers and Snowflies.