La villa Lodge Fishing Report Week 9
The fishing was very good, great quality of fish, 120 fish were landed, 42 fish over 15 pounds, 10 over 20, Average weight 12 pounds, the best average in the season so far.
We were using very small nymphs tying in circle hooks, didn’t lose strikes, the fish were hooked for their own. The flies were always in the scissors, almost don’t lose fish. Swinging this flies with sink tips as a proper fishing style, starting the session with floating lines and flies, like sunray tubes, green machine.
Top rod of the week was Micheal
Water temperature: 6c to
Water level: really low, even bellow Menéndez river.
Wind speed ranges through the week
Air temperature ranges through the week: -1c to 14c.
Wheather observations (sun, rain, fog, etc.): frosts in the morning, and some fog.
Flies that are working the best: Nymphs:
Fly lines (tips, heads, lengths, densities, etc) that are producing the best: Skagit heads with different lengths of T-17,14, 11, scandi with polyleaders .
Length and strength of tippet and leaders: 9 to 14 feet. 15 to 20 pounds.
Some deep and small holes we used nymph fishing upstream.
Small size nymph were the best, with yellow legs, some perdigones.
Most of the fish were in the middle part, upper part is getting good, but not many fresh fish.
Fish catch statistics
Number of anglers for the week: 6.
Total number of fish landed for the week: 120
Weight of the biggest fish landed for the week: 24 pounds .
Number of fish landed over 15 pounds: 42.
Number of fish landed over 20 pounds:10.
Average weight: 12 pounds.
Notable catches: Michael a Bruce made 7 double hooked in 1 session.