Animas River, Colorado - Fishing Report - June 18, 2018
Stream levels are in good shape. There are lots of new hatches taking place. All
sections of the river are in good shape.


Stream Conditions:







7 Day Weather Forecast:
There are slight changes of rain for the next week. Highs
will range from
83 to 91 degrees and lows from 46 to 50 degrees.



Recommended Trout Flies:
Animas River:
Rate:
416 cfs
Level: 2.65 ft
Afternoon Water Temperature: 56
Clarity: clean
USGS Real-Time Stream Flow at Durango
Blue-winged Olives, size 18 and 16, nymphs, emergers, duns, spinners
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin, size
Spotted sedges, (caddisflies) size 14, 16, lava, pupa and adults
Western Green Drakes, size 10/12, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Pale Morning Duns, size 16/18, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Salmonflies, size 6/8, nymphs and adults
Golden Stoneflies, size 10/12, nymphs and adults
Japanese Beetles, size 16/14
Carpenter Ants, size 18/16
Sandwich Hoppers - Green/Brown, size 4 to 12
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
Trout:
Brown sculpin and White Belly Sculpin are two of the very best flies to use during the
entire year.
Various species of Blue-winged olives will hatch mostly on cloudy days.
Spotted Sedges, or caddisflies, are hatching.
Western Green Drakes are hatching.
Pale Morning duns are hatching.
Salmonflies are hatching.
Golden  stoneflies are hatching.

Terrestrials such as Carpenter ants, Japanese beetles and Hoppers are working.
1. Email us (sales@perfectflystore.com)
with the dates you will be fishing this
stream and we will send you a list of our
fly suggestions. Please allow up to 24
hours for a response.

2. Call us 800-594-4726 and we will help
you decide which flies you need.

3. Email us (sales@perfectflystore.com)
with a budget for flies and we will select
them to match the budget and get them to
you in time for your fly fishing trip.

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Fly Fishing Animas River, Colorado
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