Trip Reports 2011 — Bristol Bay

All Rainbows/All Fun

2011 Bristol Bay Copper on the Fly Copper River Lake Iliamna Rainbow rainbow trout

We sure did end the 2011 season on a high note! Big bows were everywhere as we stepped into the Copper River for the first, official Women's Flyfishing® guided trip to Copper on the Fly on Lake Iliamna. We'd learned all about these wonderful fish on last year's exploratory trip and, because we had more time this year, we had more opportunities to explore the nooks and crannies of this wonderful little river. Because it was fall, we started off with various colored egg-imitation beads until we found just what was working. When we scored, it would often be fish...

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