Fly Fishing for Trout Home
User Password
or register.
Scientific name search:

> > Rear Kicked by Tricos, Page 2

EntomanAugust 17th, 2013, 10:16 pm
Northern CA & ID

Posts: 2604
Thanks, Eric! Sorry for the late reply - been fishin'...:)
"It's not that I find fishing so important, it's just that I find all other endeavors of Man equally unimportant... And not nearly as much fun!" Robert Traver, Anatomy of a Fisherman
Jmd123August 18th, 2013, 2:00 pm
Oscoda, MI

Posts: 2379
"... been fishin'...:)"

AND??? Results? Posting seems to have slowed down on this site as of late, wondering if everyone else is busy fishing too...I myself am trying to catch up after working two jobs most of the summer...and my main time is still evening into sunset, that's when I am seeing the most flies and as Kurt has informed me in another thread my beloved Light Cahills are still showing up at dusk!

Concerning Tricos, I have never run into them, though I have been informed that they are a morning hatch, a time of day I am rarely on a trout stream just because so much of the hatch activity around here is in the evening (though I will throw hoppers in the afternoon!). I may not also have fished waters that contain them. Are they found everywhere or have more exacting habitat requirements with regards to river size (I fish small streams) or etc.?

No matter how big the one you just caught is, there's always a bigger one out there somewhere...
MartinlfAugust 18th, 2013, 10:08 pm
Palmyra PA

Posts: 2911
They are found in both large and small streams, but not all streams have them. Ask at local fly shops for the nearest location?
"He spread them a yard and a half. 'And every one that got away is this big.'"

--Fred Chappell
TNEALAugust 19th, 2013, 10:46 am

Posts: 275
My best trico fishing (browns 12"-18") came on a feeder stream to Michigan's AuSable. The average width was (maybe) 20'. Very heavy spinner falls with lots of nice fish feeding.

Quick Reply

You have to be logged in to post on the forum. It's this easy:
Username:          Email:

Password:    Confirm Password:

I am at least 13 years old and agree to the rules.

Related Discussions

TitleRepliesLast Reply
Re: Big Pine Tree
In the Photography Board by Wbranch
2Sep 21, 2017
by Jmd123
Re: Differences I'm dying to know about
In the Mayfly Genus Tricorythodes by Reify
2Jul 9, 2018
by Martinlf
Mosquito Adams
In Fly Tying by Mcflyangler
Small Transparent Baitfish - Underwater Footage!
In Fly Tying by Mcflyangler
Re: Fly Tying Vise with Cam
In Fly Tying by Outdoors198
2May 25, 2016
by Dzumwalt
Re: Applying the Leisenring lift
In General Discussion by Adirman
2Jun 9, 2016
by Jmd123
Re: Trico patterns in earnest via Grabbit
In the Mayfly Genus Tricorythodes by Grabbit
6Oct 25, 2008
by Taxon
Re: BWO at last!
In Female Baetis Mayfly Dun by CaseyP
3Nov 15, 2009
by RedQuill27
Re: Tiny Blue Winged Olives
In the Identify This! Board by TimCat
2May 2, 2016
by TimCat
Re: Fly fishing for crappie
In General Discussion by Bagsam6
8Apr 17, 2009
by Patcrisci
Most Recent Posts
Re: Nymphing set up.
In Fly Tying by FC54 (Wbranch replied)
Re: Homage to Louis: the Davy Knot revisited
In Gear Talk by Entoman (Martinlf replied)
Re: Quick customer service compliment to Korkers
In Site Updates by Troutnut (Partsman replied)
Re: Stonefly?
In the Identify This! Board by Pdcox