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Salmon River, Steelhead
Dead Drift / Rootbeer Stonefly
Fly: peach egg
Brad C. Stalter
15 inch Brown trout
Location: Limestone creek
Fly: BH Nine Mile Scud
Caught it in the voluntary catch and release section above 173 and put it back. Hoping to try to get this one again in the spring!
Eric (forum name: LyNcH)
Lake Ontario Trib near Pulaski
March 24, 2009
Size 10 egg pattern; 32" 14lbs
Small egg patterns and 2 bb split shot.
Angler: Tom Murphy
Location: Salmon River
Fly: Copper Wet Fly
Technique: dead drift and swing using 12 foot 6 inch spey rod.
Angler: Mark Murphy
Location: Salmon River
Fly: Homemade Spey Fly
Technique: Custom Sink Tip on a 12 foot 6 inch Spey Rod.
Mark Murphy a brown trout Taken on a black zonker pattern on the Salmon
River early December 2008.
Beautiful 24-inch male Rainbow Trout caught on a trip to the Finger Lakes region, by Mark Murphy using a 10 foot 7 wt rod, weight forward floating line and #10 bead head wet fly.
I caught this 15 inch brown trout on my 3 wt, 6 1/2 ft fly rod. He took a
No 14 Nelson's Black Caddis in the tail of a deep pool on Cayuta Creek
near Van Etten, Chemung County. -Keith Mathews
Karen Alexander and a beautiful steelhead from the Salmon River. This fish was taken with a chartreuse egg pattern dead drifted with two bb shot under an indicator.
Large Brown trout caught on a #18 Brassie in the West Canada Creek trophy
section. Caught this last year before the floods and when the flows of the
WCC were still manageable. Not sure how many of these big boys remain
above the Newport Dam. -Alan Rohloff
There was a lot of fishing pressure and had to do some walking to get on the fish. Once we did we got into several fish and landed
Wild male Brook trout in spawning colors. Biggest one
this year, from the smallest brook I fish! -Aaron Lawson
Jonathan Sinker sent in these photos of a hefty large
mouth caught on an olive
Another shot of Jonathan's bass—caught on the pond
behind his house on a 9ft 5 weight..
Pete Malelis' 10" Brown Trout from the Limestone Creek.
#14 Flashback Hares Ear; near swan pond in Manilus.
Matt Kemp with his biggest catch to date: a 16" brown
trout from Limestone Creek.
Another shot of Matt with his 16" brown, caught with
a #12 Black Stonefly.
Tom Trevisani caught and released this 17" Brown Trout
at the Oriskany Creek on a Gold Bead Head Prince Nymph.
23" Rainbow Trout landed by Matt Chapple at Cayuga Inlet
on a #12 Gold Bead Head Natural Hare’s Ear Wet.
12" Brown Trout caught by Matt Chapple with gorgeous markings and color was caught the Oriskany Creek on a Gold Bead Head Olive Wet. This fish comes from a section that is not stocked but relies on natural reproduction. The markings and color are absolutely gorgeous.
Matt Chapple caught this 18" Rainbow at the Trout Small
Cayuga Lake Tributary on a #8 Gold Bead Head Olive Wet. I guy I met
on the stream, Larry, was very courteous and agreed to take my picture.
14"(?) brown, upper fall creek, BHN passed on by a streamside angler.
This fish was a scrappy fighter and one of the prettiest browns I've
caught. -Alec (AJ)