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mayfly hatch

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Just wondering if anyone knows how the mayfly hatch is around myr mar. thanks

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They're not hatching already are they? If there's a bug hatch you sure it isn't fish flies and not may flies?

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i dont really care what they are im just wondering if it is worth trying at night or not. thanks

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No big bug hatches yet

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A buddy of mine came down 169 Mon. night and his car was totaly coated with bugs. Said he hit clouds around Garrison and again by the casino access.

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THANKS THATS WHAT I WAS AFFRAID OF

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Fished till dark last night (Weds), the wind layed down after the rain and the lake became loaded with larva and the small and medium size flies. Spent this morning cleaning the boat, never buy a white boat! Bite was OK, but not as good as it has been, with the longer snells working best. Fished out of Garrison and some of the closer mud.

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No May Flies yet but there was a hatch of Fish Flies. The east side of the lake hasn't seen them yet because east winds the past week.

Fish On!!!

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I just came around the north end of the lake from 169 it Isle at 3:30 today (Friday). Looked like a semi with a bad burn due to the clouds of mayflies above the highway. The public launch about 3 miles east of 169 had a sliok that went out 6 feet yesterday.

Does this change the fishing success cause we didn't see more than 3 fish caught between 9 and 1:30 today between the Garrison ramp the Myr Mar

How do you get them off the truck? Bug juice at the gas station didn't touch them.

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