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North Platte River, Wyoming - Fishing Report -
June 2
2, 2017
The river is dropping down rather fast. We think it has peaked and shouldn't be
long getting down into good shape. It needs to drop quite a bit more to be in
good shape. The water is clearing up. We have added the insects that should
be hatching below and if not, very soon.

Stream Conditions:






7 Day Weather Forecast:
There is no chance of rain for the next week. The
highs will range from 7
2 to 82 degrees and lows from 40 to 44 degrees.



Recommended Trout Flies:
Rate: 3370 cfs
Level: 5.53 ft
Afternoon Water Temperature: 57
Clarity: slightly stained
USGS Real-Time Stream Flow Data Above Seminoe Res
Black Matuka and Olive Matuka Sculpin, size 4/6
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin, size 6
Blue-winged Olives, size 16/18, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Western Green Drakes, size 10/12, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
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 adults
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin are great streamers to use at this time. The Black
Matuka Sculpin and Olive Matuka Sculpin streamers are good flies to use for the larger
size trout. Fish them in low light conditions.
Various species of Blue-winged olive nymphs are hatching.
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.
Pale Morning Duns are starting to hatch.
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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