Falling Springs

Tip of the week 

The dog days are here. Day in and out expect morning tricos followed by terrestrial activity. Nymph and streamer fishing is always productive.

4X is what I normally nymph with, but lighter tippets are sometimes needed. Most dry flies can be tied off 6X but the tipping point to 7X is around size 20. Dress appropriate-no bright clothes and you are set. These few tips and many more patterns, hatches and techniques can be found in my book, "Spring Creek Strategies" bought at any Orvis store or off my web site.

Seven-day forecast 

Sunny and warm air all week. A stray thunderstorm is possible.. www.weather.com

Must Have Flies 
Flying Ant 20-18 Buy from Orvis.com
CDC Sulphur Emerger 16-18 Buy from Orvis.com
Flash Beetle 14-20 Buy from Orvis.com
Gold Bead Hare's Ear Nymph 14-18 Buy from Orvis.com
Tunghead Marabou Muddler olive, white 6-10 Buy from Orvis.com
Humphreys Cress Bug olive 10-6 Buy from Orvis.com
Mike Heck/ Endorsed Guide

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