Fly Fishing The South Platte River In 11 Mile Canyon
Dry fly fishing heaven.
Current 11 Mile Canyon Fishing Conditions
#14-16 Orange & Olive Scuds, #14-18 Graphic Caddis, #16-20 Kryptonite Caddis, #8-12 Joe Shaffer Gummy Crane Fly Larva, #20-24 Massacre Midge, #22-24 Foam Wing Emerger, #16-20 Splitback PMDs, #20-22 Mercury Midge, #18-20 PTs, #20-22 Sparkle Wing RS2s
#14-18 Puterbaugh Caddis, #14-18 Elk Hair Caddis, #16-18 PMD Craig Matthews Sparkle Dun, #20-24 Parachute Adams, #12-14 Amy’s Ant
Seasonal Fishing Strategies
Fall is a great time to try some unorthdox methods in Cheesman. Aside from the typical tailwater bugs its a great time to try your luck with some smaller streamers. Some of my favorites are Slump Busters, Meat Whistles, and Baby Gongas.
11 Mile Canyon Overview
11 Mile Canyon River Access & Directions