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Fishing Report

 

Conditions on the 9th of September Matapedia and Restigouche Rivers Matapedia Sector

 

— The Salmon Season is now OPEN
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 Water Conditions:  The MATAPEDIA CLEAR   –  The RESTIGOUCHE CLEAR                 

 LEVEL:   FINALLY A MAJOR RAISE OF WATER 24“ or more        

RESTIGOUCHE  https://wateroffice.ec.gc.ca/search/real_time_e.html    (New Brunswick)

MATAPEDIA  https://www.cehq.gouv.qc.ca/suivihydro/graphique.asp?NoStation=011509

Temperature:  60F  
    
         

Fish Caught:  ANGLING SUCCESS IS OK – ONCE WATER LEVEL IS SABLE THE CATCH SHOULD IMPROVE 

Recommendations:

 Best Flies:

 #1 – SILVER RIDER – GOVERNOR – RUSTY RAT – GREENHIGHLANDER    

 #2 – BLACK DOSE – BLACK BEAR GREEN BUT – SILVER RAT – GREEN MACHINE

 #3 – DRY FLIES – BUGS – PATTERNS THAT LEAVE A WAKE    

 Recommended Fly Size:

 –>   1 – 2 – 4 – 6 

 –>   Dry fly size  1 – 2 – 4 

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 Leader Tippet: 9 feet long for wet fly

 –>   15lbs June   

 –>    12lbs to 8lbs for July and August 

 –>    Dry fly 8lbs to 10lbs, 12 feet long  

 Leader Length:

 –>  May –  7′ to 9′ long – early June  9′ – early July 9′ to 12′ long 

 –>  Dry fly 12′ long 10lbs to 8 lbs  

 Fly Line:  Floating line with sinking tip for April and May to early June – Floating line June to rest of the season       

 Wading: Excellent     

 

Vacancies and Long Range Fishing Forecast
April May June July August September
Vacancies   Yes Yes Yes Yes

Yes

Yes
Forecast   Very good Very good OK SLOW SLOW Very good 

 

Comments:  Atlast a major water raise of water  = good angling for September    

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