October Caddis Flies

October Caddis adult

XL Caddis Hatch of the Fall- When most insect hatches have come to an end in the western US, that is the time when the October caddis flies kick into gear. These flies hatch in the fall and can quickly catch the attention of trout. These caddis can be found in several colors from dark … Read more

What Do Trout Eat?

A large trout feeding on insects in shallow water, what do trout eat, what do trout like to eat, what do rainbow trout eat, what do lake trout eat, what do brown trout eat

This post was last updated on July 8th, 2021 at 04:58 pmWhat Do Trout Eat – Trout Foods and Feeding Habits If you’re reading this article, you must be asking what do trout eat? Most trout eat mainly aquatic insects, but some larger fish rely on cannibalism to survive. Once a trout reaches a certain … Read more

Fishing The Hexagenia (Hex) Hatch-Spinner Fall

This large fish was caught during the hex hatch in June of 2014. A 24 or 25 inch brown trout.

This post was last updated on November 15th, 2014 at 05:31 pm Fishing the Hexagenia or Hex hatch After Dark If you have never been on a river all night long fishing during the Hexagenia  limbata (hex) hatch, you have no idea what you have been missing your entire life. The Hexagenia or hex for short, … Read more

Crawdads or Crayfish

The trout will eat crawdads as you can see here.

This post was last updated on August 17th, 2021 at 09:48 pmTrout Love to Eat Crustaceans I think most animals that eat meat enjoy eating crabs and crustaceans. The crawdads will spend a lot of their lives hiding underneath rocks and debris for protection from predators, that’s because they are great food! I am certain … Read more