Bighorn / Wind River

November 10, 2020 11:00 am

Flows have been pinched way back to conserve water behind Boysen Dam for next year’s irrigation season. Water temps are still very good for all day action.

Nymph and streamer fishing is the name of the game with some dry action  using Trico’s (drowned Trico’s have been hot!), caddis and midge pupae. Hopper action has slowed way down since the colder weather hit and stayed around.

Book a guided trip with North Fork Anglers and we will show you how big the trout can be!

FLOW CFS: 592  

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, smaller North Fork Specials, black or tan.

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

Hatches: Tricos, caddis and midges. Dries – Griffith’s Gnats, Rojo midge, parachute Adams.

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