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Gallatin River, Montana - Fishing Report - June 21, 2017
The river is still blown out from runoff. It is normally near the first of July before it is in
good enough condition to fish. There is a big snow pack this year and it may take a
little longer. All you can do it to check back with us.
Stream Conditions:






7 Day Weather Forecast:
There is no chance of rain for the coming week. Highs
will range from
70 to 81 degrees and lows from 45 to 51 degrees.



Recommended Trout Flies:
Rate: 2990 cfs
Level: 3.88 ft
Afternoon Water Temperature: 56
Clarity: Highly stained
USGS Real-Time Stream Flow Data Near Gallatin Gateway
Brown and White Belly Sculpin, size 6
Blue-winged Olives, size 16/18, nymphs, emegers, duns and spinners
Black Matuka and Olive Matuka Sculpin, size 4/6
Pale Morning Duns, size 16/18, nymph, emergers, duns and spinners
Salmonflies, size 4/6, nymphs and adults
Golden Stoneflies, size 10/12, nymphs and adults
Green Sedges, (caddisflies) size 14/16, larva, pupa and adults
Spotted sedges, (caddisflies) size 14, 16, lava, pupa and adultsWestern
Green Drakes,
size 10/12, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
The Brown and White Belly Sculpin Streamers are good flies to use for the larger size trout.
Crawl them on the bottom in the deepest water. Olive and black Matuka sculpin are great
streamers to use at this time.
Blue-winged Olives are hatching.
Pale Morning Duns are starting to hatch.
Golden stoneflies should start hatching anytime if not already.
Salmonflies are starting to hatch.
Spotted Sedges (caddisflies) are hatching.
Green Sedges (caddisflies) are hatching.
Western Green drakes should start anytime now, if not already.
Options For Selecting Flies:
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 Gallatin River, Montana
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