Aug. 14,22

The past week has had some very good days of chironomid fishing the deeper waters of the lake. Thursdays late afternoon strong thunderstorms and heavy rain made no difference with Fridays very good fishing until Fridays late afternoon thunderstorms and … Continue reading


Chironomid hatches have been spotty, some larger areas had hatches. Fish have been moving trying to locate hatches to feed and then move on if sparse or none, sizes from 16 to 10 have worked and patterns changing day by … Continue reading

July 31, 22

Happy BC Day long weekend everyone. Hatches have slowed the past few days likely due to the very hot weather. Mornings and evenings have been the best times although mid day has had action if you find the fish with … Continue reading

July 24,22

Summer has arrived with warm temps and stable weather. Fishing has picked up with the chironomids hatching throughout the deeper basin of the lake. Other patterns are now working instead of just bloodworm patterns although fish are still very keyed … Continue reading

July 20, 22

Yesterday we finally started to see larger chironomids up to #12 come off, dark green bodies along with light brown and watery olives. Couple local fishers saw bomber size (#10) flying by. Fished the deeper waters of the lake the … Continue reading

July 17,22

Stable weather has returned but fishing has been spotty, water temps at the surface are 65 Deg. with cool nights and the full moon possibly making the fish feed at night and low light in the mornings and evenings. Fish … Continue reading

July 10,22

Mixed reports with spotty fishing and active flurries as fish are looking for food. Trollers have been doing well fishing the upper 10 feet of the lake. Kwickfish, hotshots and gangtrolls with a wedding band caught fish, some trollers doing … Continue reading

July 3,22

Fishing continues to be spotty as the weather just won’t stabilize. This coming week looks very favorable for the first lengthy stretch of stable weather this year after todays rain and t-storm watch this afternoon. Light hatches of the various … Continue reading

June 26,22

Unstable weather earlier in the week kept fishing tough. As the week progressed warmer sunnier weather has finally arrived triggering chironomid hatches. Throat sample the last few days showed chromies and browns along with bloodworms. Also large scuds and damsel … Continue reading

June 19,22

Continued unstable weather patterns have made fishing tougher as hatches have been weak to materialize. Damsels, Mayfly’s and small chironomids hatches are spotty. Fish have been caught on dragon fly nymphs, scuds, pumkinheads balanced leeches and damsel nymphs. Chironomids…coppertop,red ribbed … Continue reading

June 5,22

June rains with a few short breaks and no high pressure kept the fishing a bit tougher since last Tuesday. Mayflies, small chironomids and some larger ones have been coming off, first adult damsel was seen yesterday. Throat samples had … Continue reading

May 29,22

Fishing has been very good the past few weeks with large chironomids coming off along with smaller ones. Around the May long weekend we get these large chironomids coming off for 3-5 days but this year they been coming off … Continue reading