Steelhead Fishing Walnut Creek Erie Pa October 25, 2016
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I made it up to walnut creek in erie pa on Tuesday October 25, 2016. I fished above the manchester hole above the chutes in the small fishing hole. There was a lot of action up there as fish were actually being caught. I did film some of the action with my new polarized sunglasses camera and I also had my new gopro hero 5 strapped to my should to try and film the fishing action as well. I put together a video of the film I got from my sunglasses camera and I am currently uploading it to youtube. I still need to put together the gopro video and then upload it to youtube.
Overall it was a good morning of fishing as I know just with the people that were around me that they probably had 4-5 hook ups each and landed a couple of them. I did land one and I was hoping I got it on tape but for some reason my camera decided to throw an error when I was saving it so I didn’t get it filmed. I did get it on tape with the sunglasses camera but it didn’t tape the entire thing as I only got it filmed when it was in the water. I did enjoy the fishing and being on the creeks even though I only caught and hooked up a few times. I know the majority of people were using egg sacks, single eggs, minnows, sucker spawns. I caught one on a green blood dot egg. I actually ran a tandem rig for the first time in a while.
I will post the video of both the sunglasses and gopro as soon as I edit it.
Let me know what view you like better. I know with the sunglasses that I need to do a better job of not moving my head as much so that it tapes the catches with less movement and shakyness.
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Steelhead Fishing Conditions Walnut Creek 10-20-2016
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I did go up to walnut creek this morning but I decided not to fish. The creek conditions were really murky and high due to the rain overnight. I did put together a few videos showing you what it looked like around 11:00am on 10-20-2016. Sorry about the multiple videos but my computer was not working correctly to put them all together.
Rain is moving in…time to start fishing for steelhead
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The forecast is calling for rain starting tonight (Wednesday) and into the weekend. I am going to try and get up to fish Thursday and Friday. I will keep everyone posted and hopefully get a video done of the steelhead fishing situation as far as the creek conditions. I know we need the rain to get the 1st steelhead run of the season started. I can’t wait to get out and start fishing.
The question is…will we get to much rain all at one time? To much rain that it blows out the creeks? Maybe, that is to be seen and I will let you know what it looks like. If so be ready to fish when the creeks are starting to decrease as that is also a great time to fish.
Got Rain? That’s what everyone is hoping and waiting for…the rain. The forecast is calling for rain possibilities on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday this week and it is definitely needed. I know the creeks are low and clear. I have read many reports that the steelhead are ready to come into the creeks with a good soaker. I will hopefully be able to make it up to the creeks this week and get some good video with my new gopro hero 5 camera. I will keep you guys posted if it does rain and the conditions of the creeks as we progress through the week.