Bighorn / Wind River

May 25, 2020 10:00 am

Nymph and streamer fishing is the name of the game with some dry midge or bwo action later in the day.

There are still some rainbows spawning in places. Please leave these fish alone.  Their successful spawn is critical for better fishing in the future.

CFS: 1439

Flies:  Nymphs – Zebra midges, San Juan Worms,  Yum Yum scud, Small Pheasant Tails, Scuds, pink soft hackle sow bug, Yuk Bugs, Pats Rubber Legs, Jig-head nymphs.  Midge pupa, wire worm.

Streamer patterns. Leeches, woolly buggers and cone-head zonkers, double bunnies, sex dungeons and muddler minnows are also taking trout.

Hatches are blue wing olives, some caddis and midges. Dries – sparkle duns, compara duns, bwo emergers, parachute bwo’s, RS2’s, Griffith’s Gnats, Rojo midge, parachute Adams and parachute olive bwo’s.


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