New Mexico Fishing Report for The San Juan River
Capt. Mark Nesbit
May 12, 2006
San Juan River - Freshwater Fishing Report
Fishing report 5/12/06
New fishing report 5/12/06
Fishing is still great . The river flow is around 380cfs. Clairity is 4-5 feet, but kinda chunky with moss. , call or e-mail for more info. Midge larva and midge pupas am. A good beatis hatch late am, early pm. Then midge emergers,adults late afternoon.
. The lake is on for crappie and pre-spawn bass staging for the spawn.
CATCH & RELEASE fishing has been good with big fish being caught regularly
Larva, red, cream, gray, olive, brown #18-24
Leeches, black, brown, natural bunny
Midge Drys black, olive, gray #26
Gray or Chocolate foam wings#24
Midges gray, cream & chocolate.
UPPER FLATS TO TEXAS HOLE: Fishing is great in the braids and the upper flats water. The main channel is fishing ok.
Pheasant tail flash backs or natural #20-22, RS2 chocolate, gray #22-20
Egg's#16 oregon cheese
Foam wings chocolate, gray #20-22
Larva cream, gray, red
UFO's gray, cream, brown #22-26
Bead head pheasant tail #24
TEXAS HOLE to end of the quality waters This area of the river is fishing good. Red larva has been working good below death row.
Pheasant tail or wd 40 flashbacks or natural #20-22, RS2 Brown, or gray #20-22
UFO's gray , cream, brown #22-26
Foam wings brown, gray#20-22
Egg's #16 oregon cheese
gold ribbed hares ear #18 UFO cream, brown #22-26
Zebra midge #24-26
Red larva #22
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