crazyrainbow fly fishing, Casper Wyoming


Fishing on the Grey Reef

Fishing Report 04/26/2018

Sorry for my tardiness with the fishing report this week, Things have been busy at the shop and even busier on the water. I think I can officially say season is in full swing. The shop is busy and guides are on the water. I would like to welcome the Warriors Afield  Legacy Foundation this weekend, From all of us at the Crazy Rainbow and Ugly Bug we thank you for your service. We could not do what we do here without the great men and women who serve our great country.


Fishing has been productive with eggs being a go to pattern. Leeches,  Annelids,  and midges have also been very productive as well. Rigs (6-6.5 feet) having been working well with a B or BB weight.

Recommended Flies:

  • Leeches (Brown, and Natural) Size 10
  • Midges (Pal, and McGrubber) Size 18
  • Eggs (Green, and Red Glo-Bug) Size 16
  • Annelids (Purple) Size 14
  • Barr’s Emerger Size 18

Streamer Fishing:

Recommended Streamers:

  • Rusty Trombone Size 4
  • Articulated Goldie Size Size 4

Here at the Ugly Bug we are excited to kick this season off and to be your go to fly shop and guide service in Casper, Wyoming, We have lots of availability for guided trips and lodging. Not to mention our online shopping is easy and fast with free shipping on all orders over $50.00 dollars. Thanks again and Tight Lines!

Fly Fishing Quote of the Day:

The fishing was good; it was the catching that was bad.
-A.K. Best

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