Early spring on Vltava 24

Květen 14, 2021 - 8:08 am Komentáře nejsou povoleny

p1040903 Despite of all the restrictions connected with Covid, our government did not prohibited movement in nature, so we could go fishing. Only travelling between districts was prohibited, but we have the great water on the border of our town. Vltava 24 was great because of mild winter and early arrival of spring, discharge was relatively low, water clear and overwintered rainbows and brooks were rising from the end of February, at first for stonefly, next for olives, next for march brown and finally, in the beginning of April, for daily sedge. And if fish were not rising, we still had nymphs, squirmies and blobs in our boxes, of course :-) In April we started with stocking of fresh fish, mainly of good size of about 50 cm and 1,5 kg, and surprisingly, this fish started immediately rising. I also enjoyed few afternoons with wet flies, mainly different patterns of March brown, on 5-size rod and 0,18 tippet …..

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