The most important thing you must remember is that the Devils River is the most pristine river in Texas for a reason. There's a reason that trout are the target of choice for most fly anglers. What do y'all suggest? I'm looking for tips on flies and lures.

Kayak fishing the Devils River makes it that much more exciting.


Reservations are highly recommended.

It remains almost exactly as it was 10,000 years ago. Best Wet Trout Flies These six wet flies make up a great staple selection to keep in your fly box for spring conditions. The best one that can be appreciated from the riverbed is on Turkey Bluff and depicts a coyote chasing a turkey…a storyline that predates Wylie Coyote by some 4,000 years. Again, concentrate on making flies that catch your local fish; you ll ’ probably discover that you can use some of the materials you already own to tie more than one pattern and thus reduce costs. These are day trips accessing the ranch for the guided floats and returning to Del Rio each evening after the float (one hour drive).

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Old and new, big and small, these patterns have stood up to the tests of time, water, and fish As you paddle down the river, there are a number of amazing sites and things to do. User mini profile. A list of the "10 best flies for trout fishing" could almost double as a list for "10 best flies," period..

When you have a crystal clear river in the middle of a desert, it is quite easy to say your are in an oasis. Some of the states best fishing lies in the middle of nowhere, Texas. Only credit cards are accepted at the park; no cash or checks. The fishing on Devils River is epic, especially for largemouth and small mouth bass, so make sure you have a license and a fishing pole. Contact Us. The Devils River is a little known jewel of a river in Southwest Texas. It offers sight casting opportunities to trophy largemouth and smallmouth bass.

2FlyFish4. Re: ... Devils River Flies [Re: texasflycaster] #5931620 03/08/11 04:23 PM: Joined: Feb 2010. The 25 Greatest Flies of All Time. Paddle trips require a two-hour drive to hit water and then it’s 47.7 miles of slow-moving pools, quick rapids, and some of the most pristine fishing in the Lone Star State. I'm taking a Devils River float trip in a couple weeks.

Extreme Angler. I had the best luck using brown wooly buggers, brown and orange crawfish patterns, and white poppers.


Bakers to Blue sage 3-4 days (you miss the best parts of the river) SNA to SNA – this is the most common option 3-4 days Bakers to Rough Canyon Marina 5-7 days Daniel on his Solo Paddle Board Trip down the Devils River Millions of rough, thorny, privately owned acres have protected this river from major development and public access. The river flows clear, clean and cold. The Devils River in southwestern Texas, part of the Rio Grande drainage basin, has limited areas of whitewater along its length. The Devil’s River is one of those places words or pictures cannot truly describe. It is an unpressured fishery full of desert smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, bream, catfish, and carp. This trip is based out of a 20,000 acre ranch with many miles of Devils River frontage.

Also, the Dolan Falls waterfall is an amazing natural wonder and super-cool swimming hole. After you’ve learned to tie the flies recommended by your local fly shop, members of your club, or fellows you meet on the river, you’ll want to add more patterns to your fly tying repertoire. Posts: 1,344 . big_bad_John.

2. Devils river lures and flies #2113864. Posts: 1,344. The amount of native american rock art, cave paintings and arrowheads outnumber the signs of modern civilization. Not only are they common in bodies of water all over the country, but they also respond well to a plethora of different fly patterns.

It’s here where The Devils River runs untouched, flowing as nature intended it. The Devils River is an awesome place to fish. Extreme Angler.

Posts: 100; Be prepared to pack in all supplies and water, and pack out all trash. Devils River guided fishing for Smallmouth and Largemouth bass. Use the form on the right to contact us. Devils River State Natural Area offers a wilderness ex­per­i­ence, on the river and on land.

By big_bad_John - Thu Mar 05, 2015 5:23 am - Thu Mar 05, 2015 5:23 am #2113864.