Reports for High Country

East and West Newton Lakes

April 16, 2021 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

GOOD NEWS – – THE GAME AND FISH, TROUT UNLIMITED, CODY ANGLERS GROUP AND THE BUREAU OF RECLAMATION HAVE INSTALLED A PARKING LOT! The lower road into East Newton is blocked due to road damage. There is also a new parking lot to access West Newton Lake. Getting a boat launched at either lake can be challenging. Both lakes are open. Fishing is slow to fair.  Flies to use would be woolly buggers, seal buggers, midge pupae, bead head midges or small bead nymphs. Midges are hatching with some trout responding to Griffith’s gnats, small parchute Adams and dark bodied... View Article

Luce and Hogan Lakes

April 16, 2021 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

  Both lakes are completely open and are fishing fair to good. We apologize for showing these two popular lakes frozen in last week’s update!! Access to Luce is from the Hogan reservoir parking lot off County Road 7 RP. If the road is dry, access is no problem. If it has been snowing, 4 wheel drive might be required. Please make sure you fasten the gate to Luce Reservoir to prevent cattle from escaping. Also, there have been sightings of grizzly bears on these lakes. Pack bear spray. If there is open water, these are the recommended flies to... View Article