Water flow: perfect
Visibility: 48 inches
Water temperature at mid-day: 55 Degrees F
Water condition: Clear
Best time of day to fish: all day
Best stretch: Elk Springs C&R
Best access point: Elk Springs Flyshop
Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:
#16 Sulphur, #12 March Brown , #18 Blue Quill , #18 Bwo , #24 Bwo
Fish species: Brown and Rainbow Trout
Fishing season: Year round
Nearest airport: Lewisburg , Wv
Recommended fly fishing leader: 9 Foot Leader
Recommended fly fishing tippet: 6X Tippet
Best fly fishing rod: 8' 4" 3 Weight Fly Rod
Best floating fly line: WF Trout Fly Line
Monterville, WV right at the start of the nationally recognized Elk Springs Catch and Release Area !
Dead drifting the appropriate spinner in the evenings . Lifting andf swinging wets and soft hackles .
ISO hatches, good top water terestrial and midge fishing. Top water fishing is great. Water is crytal clear and spring fed ! Now is the time to fish this scenic free stone river.