McKenzie River Fish Report 09-25-07

McKenzie River - Coburg, OR


by Rich and Kathy Youngers
9-25-2007
(503)-588-1768
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Lower river From Leaburg Dam down to Hayden Bridge.   Nymph fishing with Fox Squirrel and a BH Flashback PT has worked quite well.  We have been picking up some nice native rainbow and cutthroat.  Some dry fly fishing in the evening.  We have seen a few October Caddis out and about.

Suggested Trout patterns for the month of September:   Surface Hatches: Pale Morning Duns, BWO's, Glo Bugs, October Caddis, Gray Drakes, Midges and Mahogany Duns.

Best surface patterns:   Royal Wulffs (Sz #12-16), Tan, Olive, Brown Elk Hair Caddis #12-14,  Olive Stimulators #14, Yellow Stimulators #14, PMD duns #14-18, October Caddis #8, Adams #14-16, Mahogany Duns #14-16.

Best nymph patterns:  BH Fox Squirrel nymphs 12-14, GB Flashback Pheasant Tail Nymphs #14-18,  Gray soft hackle #14-16, Green bodied soft hackle #12-14,  GB FB Hare's Ear Nymph #10-14, Prince Nymphs #12-18, Zug Bug #12-16, Cased Caddis#14-16,  Golden Stones #6-10, October caddis larva #8, October Caddis pupa #8.



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