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Snake River Angler Fly Fishing Report for August 20th, 2018

Snake River

PMD emergences are fairly consistent on just about every reach of the Snake. The big news, however, is  that we are starting to see our first Claassenia stoneflies of the season and grasshopper are coming on strong.  Carpenter ants are also present just about every day and on every reach.  All of this is a big reason when moderately sized attractor patterns continue to produce and are actually producing better than a week ago and drawing up larger cutthroats.  They are getting into fish in riffles, riffle pools, and seams, but are hitting it big when fished tight […]

By |August 19th, 2018|Fishing Reports|

Snake River Angler Fly Fishing Report for August 10th, 2018

Snake River

The Snake continues to fish well on just about every reach with the best action being from approximately 10am until 2:30pm. The morning hours prior to 10am are fishing better than the late afternoon hours when water temps are warming pretty fast and surface activity slows.  Take that with a grain of salt, however, because some afternoons are pretty solid.  The action after 4pm might not be good for the fish.

PMD emergences remain relatively strong in the morning and early afternoon hours. Caddis are still about in the morning until around 11am when they start to wane.  Terrestrials […]

By |August 9th, 2018|Fishing Reports|