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General RegionRiver Road
Specific LocationRR Trestle to 1/2 mile downstream
Time of Day10:30 - 3:30
Fish CaughtTen midgets 8" - 10", two about 12", two pretty wild fish > 7". two chubs
Conditions & HatchesWater clear and seemingly quite warm. Thermometer broken but water felt to be mid 60's - ya think that is possible? Good flow and nice nymphing depth. Hardly any Hendrikson's - saw 1/2 a dozen early then none for rest of day. Some Grannoms and also tan caddis. Once in awhile there would be a rise but for the amount of sun and caddis there was very little surface action.

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WbranchApril 12th, 2008, 11:32 am
York & Starlight PA

Posts: 2727
Two larger fish on top, all others on mymphs, either a #14 BH PT or a #16 olive caddis with a gray ostrich herl thorax and lemon woodduck downwing.

It's a shame such pretty water and so few mayflies and rising fish.
Catskill fly fisher for fifty-five years.
BackwodzboyMay 11th, 2008, 5:16 pm
Lancaster County ,Pa.

Posts: 4
last time i was over caught 35 fish. most on neon green salmon egg size 12 hook. one nice 22 inch rainbow on this green egg. also try an olive or green scud size 12 to 16. area fished: "The Run" behind boiling springs
lookin for the big ones! (practice catch & release)
WbranchMay 11th, 2008, 7:29 pm
York & Starlight PA

Posts: 2727
Didja break their necks and put'em on ur stringer?
Catskill fly fisher for fifty-five years.

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