Fishing for Brown trout

Salmo trutta
154K logged catches • 1.1M followers

It is a prime target of fly fishermen and one of the most difficult of trouts to catch. In wintertime they like to be in the shallows that have deep waters near by.

Detailed Information

Fishing forecast


Water type

Saltwater / Freshwater / Mixed

Common depth

? - 92 ft

Common length

28 in

Maximum age

38 years

IUCN Status

Least concern

Source: Fishbase

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