Conneaut Creek

Tip of the week 

Swinging streamers can be productive when flows allow, but drifting nymphs and egg patterns under an indicator gives you the best chance of hooking into some fish. Rather than targeting spawning steelhead, look for the pre-spawn set or "drop-backs" huddled in pools below the gravel. These fish are much more willing to take flies and seem to have more fight in them. In addition, look for breaks in the current because steelhead tend to rest just behind these breaks.

Seven-day forecast 

There is snow and low temps in the forecast so it may be a bit before the river is fishable again.

Must Have Flies 
Zonker White 6 Buy from
Krystal Bugger Black, White 6 Buy from
Egg Fly Orange, Pink, Peach, 10, 12 Buy from
Senyo's Ice Man Minnow Tan 6 Buy from
Lynch's Double Dot Egg Pink, orange 10, 12 Buy from
Micro Nuke Egg Orange, Pink 10,12 Buy from
Orvis Cleveland

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