Fishing Outlook & Conditions
Mountain Sports-Bristol Va's Tip of the Week
Dry dropper is the rig, fishing mayflies!
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Water Flow Data
5-Day Outlook as of 9/25/23
Great weather, low water levels. Fish are in the deeper pools.
Techniques & Tips as of 9/25/23
The South Fork is a great river with many opportunities to fish different techniques. Nymphs, dries, streamers the choice is yours. A hopper dropper rig is very effective for this stretch.
Local Species Available year round
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|Hot Head Euro Pheasant Tail||N/A||16|
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This trout fishing worm pattern will make you a believer.
Super Strong Plus Leaders
SuperStrong Plus Tippet in 30- and 100-meter spools
Best Fly Fishing Rod:
4-Weight 7' 6" Fly Rod
Best Floating Fly Line:
WF Trout Fly Line
Best Sinking Fly Line:
Bank Shot Sink Tip Fly Line