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Snake River Angler Fly Fishing Report for December 1st, 2017

Snake River

Cooler temps in Snake River country but we are still getting many days in the upper 30s to upper 40s and a respectable amount of surface action in the afternoon on midge and blue-winged olive imitations. Slow water targets at the margin, tailout, and inside head of riffles are the prime water types to hit.  There is also decent activity in eddies and side channel confluences, although not as consistent as you will find in the vicinity of riffles.

Double nymph rigs and dry-droppers can produce throughout the day, although the activity is definitely better in the afternoon. Chironomid […]

By |November 30th, 2017|Fishing Reports|

Snake River Angler Fly Fishing Report for November 15th, 2017

Snake River

Much cooler weather during these first two weeks of November with air temps in the 35 to 45 degree range almost each day. The result has been good fishing on the Snake with streamers throughout the day and dry flies – primarily midges and blue-winged olives – in the afternoon hours from about 12 pm to 5 pm.

Streamer fishing has been best on the reaches from Moose Bridge down to South Park Bridge and in the Canyon from West Table to Sheep Gulch. Target slower water like riffle pools and tailouts, seams, and banks that offer slow currents.  […]

By |November 14th, 2017|Fishing Reports|