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McKenzie River Fishing Report - August 05, 2019
The stream levels a little below normal in the upper river and above normal
levels in the lower river.. There are some good hatches taking place and decent
numbers of trout  are being caught. Summer steelhead are in the lower river.

Stream Conditions:

7 Day Weather Forecast: T
here is a chance of rain through Saturday,
otherwise clear  for the coming week. The high temperature will range from
73 to
6 degrees and lows from 58 to 60 degrees.

Recommended Trout Flies:
Rate: 1650 cfs
Level: 1.06 ft
Afternoon Water Temperature: 55
Clarity: clear
USGS Real-Time Stream Flow Data Near Vida
Brown Sculpin and White, White Belly Sculpin, and articulated streamers size 6/4
Blue-winged Olives: 18 and 16, nymphs, emergers, duns, spinners
Mahogany Duns, size 18, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Aquatic Worms, size 12, pink, red, and others
Spotted Sedge caddis, size 14/16, larva, pupa and adults
Pale Morning Duns, size 16/18, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Pale Evening Duns, size 14, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Little Yellow stoneflies, size 14/16, nymphs and adults
Carpenter ants, size 16/18
Japaneese Beetles, size 14/16
Sandwich hoppers, green, orange, brown, 12/10/8/6/4
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
The Brown Sculpin, Articulated sculpin streamers, and White Belly Sculpin are good
flies to use during the entire year. .
Mahogany duns are hatching.
Aquatic worms are working good. Pale Morning duns are hatching.
Spotted sedge caddis are hatching.
Pale Evening duns are hatching. Little Yellow stoneflies are hatching.
Terrestrials are working - carpenter ants, Japanese beetles and hoppers.
Rate: 1730 cfs
Level: 4.34 ft
Afternoon Water Temperature: 55
USGS Real-Time Stream Flow Data Below Leaburg Dam
Recommended Steelhead Flies:
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
Fly Fishing McKenzie River, Oregon
A description of the McKenzie River,
Guide to fly fishing McKenzie River,
McKenzie River fishing seasons, and
much more
There are summer steelhead in the river
1. Email us (
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 (
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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