The South Fork of the Shoshone is a smaller version of the North Fork of the Shoshone. The South Fork is high and off color right now, which is unusual for this river, this late in the season. We expect this is due to a slide or other natural causes. But we are expecting to see the upper end of it clear up in the next couple of weeks. However, if you find yourself fishing the South Fork in the coming days, fish the slow water on the edges with big bugs on the bottom. CFS: 409 Flies: Tan North... View Article
Reports for Shoshone River Drainages
The Lower Shoshone has had a couple tough years in a row. High water and heavy runoff push tons of sediment in to the reservoir, which ends up blowing out the lower Shoshone. However, as we move close to August we expect this river to clear and start fishing well. CFS: 1242 Flies: Firebead sowbug, Purple and Peacock Prince, Black North Fork Specials, San Juan Worms, Midge pupa, Pheasant Tails, Bloody Mary’s, Jigged Soft Hackles, Rubber legged streamers and leech patterns. Water is off color.
The North Fork of the Shoshone river is clear and fishing very good. We are pleased with the results our guided trip guests are putting in the nets of our guides. For more than 30 years, North Fork Anglers has been the best at putting fly fishers onto trout in NW Wyoming. If you’ve never had a guided trip before, now is the time to consider fly fishing with our guides and outfitter operation. We look forward to hearing from you. As with most anglers in the 21st century, you are reading other web sites besides ours. If... View Article