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Heenan Lake Fishout #1
This outing is available to AFF Members non-members and their guest. All guest will be required to fill out a Liability Release Form prior to fishing. The form can be printed from this site. Go to home page scroll on "More" then click on "Files". Fishmaster John Rogers. Contact me with any questions through MeetUp or at our regular monthly meeting. Directions Heenan Lake (EL 7200') is 8 miles east of Markleeville on Hwy 89. You can reach Hwy 89 (Monitor Pass) from Hwy 395, south of Topaz Lake at Woodfords. It is about 7 miles to Markleeville and another 8 miles to the junction of Hwy 89 and SR4. Heenan will be on the right. Clothing High Sierra lake, (7200'), be prepared for all conditions. Fishing Lahontan Cutthroat Trout Moderate level of difficulty Fish cruise throughout the lake. Popular areas are the inlets of Heenan Creek at the east end and lake south end, both areas with weed beds usually present. Gear Float tube, pontoon boat, prams, and usual stillwater gear 5 or 6 wt. rod and reel Floating & intermediate sink tip lines 4x leaders 7' to 9' 4x tippets There will be plenty of quality fish on hand for the patient fly fisher. No water or food at the lake, bring your own lunch and beverages. BUT WE DO HAVE TOILETS!!!

Heenan Lake

Hwy 89 · Markleeville, CA

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Amador Flyfishers (AFF) is a family-oriented organization established in 1991 to provide an opportunity for persons interested in fly fishing to share information, learn from others, experience fly fishing in various locations, and protect fisheries for future generations. AFF meets the third Tuesday of each month at 6:30 PM the Amador County Administration Building located at 810 Court St., Jackson CA, 95642. To socialize with other flyfishers, share local fishing reports, and to support fishery conservation issues. Drop in and check us out - visitors welcome! 6:30pm for socializing, fly-tying or clinics, 7:00pm Member meeting.

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