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Lower (Middle) Owens River, California - Fishing Report -
M
arch 09, 2017
The river is in pretty good shape with some stained water. There is not rain or
snow in the forecast for a change. Fish Sculpin streamers like the Black
Matuka and Olive Matuka sculpin. Midges are still the main insects hatching.
Fish Creams and Reds with the larva and pupa rigged in tandem.
Stream Conditions:




7 Day Weather Forecast:
There is no chance of rain or snow for the next
week
. The high will range from 49 to 57 degrees and lows from 30 to 35.



Recommended Trout Flies:
Rate: 295 cfs
Afternoon Water Temperature: 36
Clarity: stained
Blue-winged Olives, size 18, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Black Matuka and Olive Matuka Sculpin, size 4/6
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin, size 6
Winter Stoneflies, size 16 and 18, nymphs and adults
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
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
Various species of Blue-winged Olives nymphs are plentiful and one of the main insect we
recommend imitating.
The Olive and Black Matuka Sculpin streamers are good flies to use for the larger trout. Brown
Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin streamers are great flies for this time of the season.
Winter stoneflies are hatching.
Midges are hatching. Fish the larva and pupa imitations in tandem.
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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