Still frozen but were getting close to ice out. Stay tuned for more information.
Both the Bighorn and Wind River Canyon are fishing well right now. Water temps are warming up and the fish are becoming more active. Look for BWO’s and Midges on the surface or deep nymph with scuds, worms, midge pupa, p-tails, and sow bugs. Rainbows and cutthroats are getting ready to spawn and are migrating up river. Please be careful of spawning beds while wading. Flow: 1006 cfs Flies: San Juan Worms, Small Pheasant Tails, Scuds, Sow Bugs, Yuk Bugs, Pats Rubber Legs, Jig-heads, Midge pupa, Anellids, and streamer patterns. Nymphs size 10, 12, 14 are working well, and red has been a... View Article
Frozen and dangerous. Wait until later this summer
Still cold with ice along the edges. A few more weeks of warm weather and we’ll be fishing again.
The South Fork of the Shoshone is a smaller version of the North Fork of the Shoshone. With the flows down you might have to do some sneaking to make that good cast. Spring is finally here! The South Fork has been fishing well up in the Valley School section. Nymphing has been the most productive method for catching fish using small bead head nymphs like the North Fork Special, Copper John, or Hares ear. We’ve also been catching fish on dries midday. Smaller parachute Adams and BWO imitations have worked well. We should also be seeing Sqwallas and March... View Article