Week Commencing 12th April – Sunny days and sealiced springers

Springtime finally arrived on Speyside and things are hotting up! Β With a week of beautiful weather and long sunny days, both air and water temperatures were on there rise – Time for a floating line and a light dressed fly. Colin Mathieson with 1 of his 2 fish from Rothes – on a floating line and a size 8 cascade. River heights – 6in – 1ft (+/- 2in) Water Temps – 39-44F or 4-6C Air temps – 0-14C The start of the week was quite slow with only an odd fish caught, but catches picked up over the 2nd half…

Source: Spey Fishery Board – Week Commencing 12th April – Sunny days and sealiced springers