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Gallatin River, Montana - Fishing Report - January 19, 2018
Stream levels are still just a little above normal. Fish the lowest sections of the river.
Midges, creams and reds, or blood midges, and Winter Stoneflies are hatching.


Stream Conditions:






7 Day Weather Forecast:
There is a chance of snow everyday for the next week
but Monday.  Highs will range from 32 to 34 degrees and lows from 25 to 31 degrees.



Recommended Trout Flies:
Rate: 341 cfs
Level: 1.34 ft
Afternoon Water Temperature: 34
Clarity: clear
USGS Real-Time Stream Flow Data Near Gallatin Gateway
Midges: Blood (Red), sizes 20/22, larva, pupa and adults
Midges: Light Green, size 20/22, larva, pupa and adults
Midges: Cream, size 20/22, larva pupa and adults
Brown and White Belly Sculpin, size 6
Blue-winged Olives, size 16/18, nymphs, emegers, duns and spinners
Winter Stoneflies, size 16/18, nymphs and adults
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
Midges are hatching. Fish the larva and pupa in tandem for the best results. Fish the adults
only when you see them on the surface.
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.
Winter stoneflies are hatching.
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:
A description of the Gallatin River,
Guide to fly fishing the Gallatin River,
Gallatin River fishing seasons, and
much more