Colorado Fish Report
Flows are a good wadable level, get after it!
San Miguel River
by Duranglers Crew
SAN MIGUEL RIVER NEAR PLACERVILLE, CO
- Flow: 76.2 ft³/s
- Water Level: 4.02 ft
Flows are a good wadable level, get after it! This is a beautiful river in the Colorado high country and offers some fantastic fall fishing.
Dry/droppers are your go-to friend. Watch for hatches of Mayflies and Caddis. The occasional terrestrial/chubby dry/dropper rig could never hurt Fish a heavy nymph rig in the deepest sections.
Nymphs: Prince nymphs 12-18, Pat’s Rubberlegs 10-12, 20 Incher 12-14, Rainbow Warrior 18-22. Copper Johns 14-20.
Dries: Chubbies, Amy’s Ant, or Stimis in 12-16. Olive or Gold Dry Humper 12-16. Parachute Adams 14-20, Para BWO 18-20, Smoke Jumper Baetis 18-22.
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