Great Up Close Video Of A Giant Golden Stonefly. A must see for any trout fisherman. Video from Evan Bottcher over at the hungrytrout.com
A few Stonefly facts:
- There are over 3500 Stonefly species.
- Stoneflies are found worldwide except Antarctica.
- Stoneflies are believed to be one of the most primitive winged insects.
- Stoneflies live underwater as nymphs for between 1-4 years depending on species.
- Stoneflies live as adults (as shown) for only a few weeks.
- Trout LOVE Stoneflies!!
Evan Bottcher from the Hungry Trout on the Ausable River in New York found this beautiful giant stonefly.
The Hungry Trout is a world known fishing resort on the banks of the Ausable River in Wilmington (Lake Placid Area) New York.
The Hungry Trout offers clean comfortable rooms, unbelievable food, a full fly shop, and a roster of fantastic guides.
The Fly Master is a big fan of the Hungry Trout.
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