|River Level/Conditions:||8,000 cfs / Average clarity|
Please use extreme caution when wading with these high flows. Nymph fishing is strong with eggs, san juan worms, half backs and stone fly patterns. Check road conditions to the mile that road can get a little nasty this time of year.
Locally Effective Fly Patterns:
Rock worm 12-18 (red)– pine squirrel leech 10 (brown, black) – mohair leech 10 (black, Canadian brown)- scuds 12-16 (olive/gray, orange, gray/purple)-hunchback scud 12-14 (orange, olive/red, tan)- Mini Sculpin 10 (burnt orange, black, natural) – tailwater tiny 18-22 (black, olive)- not so much 20 (black, olive)- little thing 20 (black, olive)- zebra midge 20 (red, black)- v-wing emerger (black, gray) 20-22 – miracle midge 20 – black beauty 20 – trout crack 20 – chocolate emrger 20-22 – barr’s midge larva (tan, black, olive) 20,22