July 1/2015

Deep water( 16ft) chironomid fishing has begun with anglers catching fish on maroon, chartreuse/red, The Chameleon and various bloodworm patterns as fish schooled up feeding on bloodworms. Fishers trolling gang trolls with worms or hot shots at 15 feet did … Continue reading

June 29/2015

We’ve had some warm weather up here at Tunkwa, nothing like the temps they are having in the cities down in the valleys! Our night time temps have been really falling to very comfortable levels making some great evenings and … Continue reading

June 22/2015

Fishing remains good on Tunkwa. Days have been warm but nights are still really cooling down, keeping water temps comfortable for the trout, and keeping them active. We have seen some incredible caddis, and small sedges hatches the past evening, … Continue reading

June 15/2015

Last week we saw some pretty unusual weather, even by Tunkwa standards! Most of the week was scorching hot, then later Thurs afternoon, the cold front whipped in, pushed in by intense winds. Temps dipped to almost freezing at night, … Continue reading

June 8/2015

Fishing picked up later in the week at Tunkwa, with a few regular guests commenting it was some of there best fishing ever here…while others struggled! That’s fishing. Being on the right spot on actively feeding fish was key. Small … Continue reading

June 1/2015

Weather was beautiful up here this past few days, with no more thunderstorms, but the fishing action slowed down. One had to work a bit more and move around to find active trout. Chironomid hatches have slowed down, with mainly … Continue reading

May 25/2015

We’ve had alot of unstable weather in the area since the last report, with Thunderstorms bubbling up most afternoons, fortunately most have been missing us and just skirting the lake.The weekend saw some severe storms and heavy rains. Fishing has … Continue reading

May 19/2015

Fishing remained very good on Tunkwa even with some wet and stormy weather. Many regular guests commented that fishing was the best they have ever seen on Tunkwa. It was a busy weekend on most of the local lakes, and … Continue reading

May 11/2015

With the nice sunny, warm stable weather, Tunkwa has seen some incredible chironomid hatches over the past week, and fishing has been very good to excellent. Larger sized bugs have started to hatch and throat samples taken from trout being … Continue reading

May 4/2015

Fishing on Tunkwa was good on the weekend, with everyone catching lots of trout. Trolling was working very well, with anything green being hot! Kwikfish, hotshots, wedding bands all producing. PumkinHeads, Two Tone Olive leach patterns, were working good as … Continue reading

April 27/2015

The beginning of this past week started off beautiful, with sunny weather, temps into the mid 20’s. The rest of the week saw wind, with snow, hail, and a tiny bit of rain, what a change!Even with the adverse weather, … Continue reading

April 21/15

Some nice weather up here this weekend, and mixed reports coming in from guests out fishing. Fishing pressure was very light. Some anglers fishing chironomids off the shore reported lots of action, fishing “Wisky Dick” or Black Silver patterns in … Continue reading