Register now on PaFlyFish.com! Login
HOME FORUM BLOG PHOTOS LINKS


Sponsors

Browsing this Thread:   1 Anonymous Users





7/5/2010 Lander/ Point of Rocks, Frederick Co. MD on the Potomac

Joined:
2008/12/29 12:54
From Frederick, MD & New Philly, OH
Posts: 11
Offline
Went out yesterday afternoon until 7PM in hunt of the elusive Smallmouth Bass. I walked upstream from Pt. of Rocks to Lander on the Canal and entered just below Lander. I was expecting to catch some large smallies in the deep holes on the Maryland side, however that wasn't the case. The algea bloom was in full effect and made the water off color and smell horrible. I managed to pick up a few smallies here and there with an occasional sunfish. Finally, after wading for way over a mile and a half, I found the smallies stacked up and good ones too. I haven't caught smallmouth like that since the good 'ol days of the Susky around Clemson Island. So, I just want to say that the Smallmouth are alive and well. It's just a matter of finding them.

Tight Lines,

Midge

Posted on: 2010/7/6 8:02


Re: 7/5/2010 Lander/ Point of Rocks, Frederick Co. MD on the Potomac
Moderator
Joined:
2006/9/9 17:32
From Gettysburg
Posts: 439
Offline
Midge,
Good to hear. As you know, the Potomac is susceptible to algea blooms although they're usually cleared by now. It's a great fly rod bass river.

Posted on: 2010/7/6 8:15






You can view topic.
You cannot start a new topic.
You cannot reply to posts.
You cannot edit your posts.
You cannot delete your posts.
You cannot add new polls.
You cannot vote in polls.
You cannot attach files to posts.
You cannot post without approval.

[Advanced Search]





Site Content
Login
Sponsors
Stay Connected

twitterfeed.com facebook instagram RSS Feed

USGS Water Levels
Polls
Which Opening Day Region are you from and will you fish Opening Day?
I live in the South East Regional area
I live in the Northeast Regional area
I will fish Opening Day in the NE Region 4/15
I will fish Opening Day in the SE Region 4/1
I will fish both the NE and SE Regional Opening Days
I will not fish either Opening Day
_PL_TOTALVOTES
The poll will close at 2017/4/15 8:55
6 Comments





Copyright 2017 by PaFlyFish.com | Privacy Policy| Provided by Kile Media Group | Design by 7dana.com