Kamchatka Fly Fishing
Fly Fishing in Kamchatka
- The average Rainbow is 4 pounds, with some weighing more than 6. Fish over 30 inches are caught yearly.
- The trout on Kamchatka are aggressive.
- Dolly Varden, Kings, Chums and Silver Salmon fishing can be amazing depending on the time of year.
Fly fishing Kamchatka Peninsula is awesome! Bring heavy leader, the fish are big.
When fly fishing Kamchatka, you might be swinging streamers, mousing, or throwing dry flies on floating line. Depending on the day, you may wade or fish from the boats. The hatches can be so prolific, that the caddis flies will cover the rafts up to an inch thick! Kamchatka has extraordinarily huge hatches of various Stoneflies, Mayflies, and Caddis, plus spring and fall Beatis, Green Drakes and Pale Morning Duns. Add to that millions of salmon, and you have the recipe for monster Rainbows and lots of them. However, depending on when you go, there are lots of Kings, Silvers, Chums, and Dolly Varden.