Mossy Creek Hatch Chart

Located in Augusta County, Mossy Creek is Virginia’s premiere brown trout fishery.  Ranging from 8-20 feet across, Mossy is a small limestone stream with slow moving and flat water.  Known for its heavy vegetation and excellent but difficult year round fishing, Mossy Creek requires a private landowners’ pass that can be obtained free.  Send a self-addressed stamped envelope and a signed request to:

VDGIF
Mossy Creek Permits
PO Box 996
Verona, VA  24482

Month Fly Size
December-January Sculpins
Nymphs
6-10
14-18
February Sculpins
Nymphs
Midges
6-10
8-10
18-22
March Sculpins
Midges
Blue Winged Olive
Nymphs
6-10
18-22
16-20
14-16
April Sculpins
Sulphur
Caddis
Nymphs
6-10
14-20
14-18
14-16
May Brown Drake
Sulphur
Sculpins
Midges
12-14
14-20
6-10
18-22
June Sulphur
Trico
Hoppers
16-18
18-22
10-12
July Blue Winged Olive
Nymphs
Trico
Hoppers
20-24
14-18
20-24
10-12
August Trico
Nymphs
Ants/Beetles
Hoppers/Crickets
Blue Winged Olive
20-24
14-18
12-14
10-12
20-24
September Trico
Nymphs
Ants/Beetles
Hoppers/Crickets
Sculpins
20-24
14-18
12-14
10-12
6-10
October Nymphs
Sculpins
Hoppers/Crickets
16-18
6-10
8-12
November-December Nymphs
Sculpins
Woolly Buggers
16-18
6-10
8-10