October Colors Along The Rogue River

The Drifter 2

On the river. Blue bird skies and super, clear, low water. Lunker time!

capturep

Bright colored pheasant walk the shores of the Rogue River during October. Fly fishing and hunting, this is what is known as “cast and blast”

 

2016-10-09-001-2016-10-09-001

The bright male steelhead called “bucks” are arriving now They are larger than the female fish and more vividly colored.

2016-10-09-001-2016-10-09-004

Aggressive and hooked jawed, the buck steelhead take the large Carpetbagger Stonefly Nymph well. In this instance, it was the Midnight Fire Carpetbagger Nymph.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s