Tackle testing on the Henry’s Fork during early March



Tackle testing on the Henry’s Fork

The RIO team braved the early March elements to look for winter trout and test out a top secret new fly line. While the line performed well, the trout were less than cooperative!

WhereHenry’s   (North) Fork of the Snake, St. Anthony, ID
WhoSimon Gawesworth &   Zack Dalton
WhenEarly March, 2013
SpeciesTrout, any – even a   whitefish would do!
ConditionsCalm, cold, overcast, air   temp mid 20’s – water; clear and cold
Best FlySz. 18 disco midge
Fly LinesNew prototype, secret,   double-probation trout weapon!!
Leader/Tippet4X Powerflex leader with   5X tippet
TechniqueNymphs and indicators –   sadly!