The past week's rain and the stunning weather forecast meant it was time to get back out to the Park, so I loaded up the truck and headed West bright n' early this morning. After a short hike I put in at this lovely spot:
And promptly hooked up with this feller who was dressed in his finest in preparation for the upcoming freak fest:
Took advantage of the underwater feature of my new camera to get this shot of him sullking at my feet after the release:
Couldn't have been a nicer day:
The water was way up, a welcome sight, and I had to go deep with big heavy stonefly nymphs for most of the fish but I found a couple who were willing to look up:
Another underwater shot. I'm like a kid with a new toy:
And the mother of all brookie holes. It was generous again today:
Summer spring creek fishin' is fun but it sure was good to get back out to the mountains. Let's hope this water holds up and they have a good spawn this year.