Visibility is 15-20 inches. The river is bank full but gaining clarity Buffalo Bill Dam through Cody down river to Sage Creek. Definitely fishable along the edges and side channels, especially in the Shoshone Canyon. The river becomes more dirty as the river flows to Powell, WY. There are fish being caught along the edges, so don’t let the cloudy water fool you. Caddis, midges and golden stones are active below the dam and through town.
Flows: 3590 cfs.
Wet flies; Firebead sowbug, Purple and Peacock Prince, San Juan Worms, Midge pupa, Pheasant Tails, Bloody Mary’s, Jigged Soft Hackles, Anellids, Zebra Midge, Size 6-14 –Tan, black or red head North Fork Specials!, Rubber legs, streamers and leech patterns.
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