Copyright 2020 James Marsh
Free Shipping Continental U. S.
100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
Roaring Fork River Fishing Report - October 16, 2020
Stream levels are still below a normal level, but not too low. The water is clear most
places. There are some good hatches taking place and we are still getting good
reports from customers.
Stream Conditions:






7 Day Weather Forecast:
(click the box below for more detailed information)







Recommended Trout Flies:
Rate: 535 cfs
Level: 2.55 ft
Afternoon Water Temperature: 53
Clarity: clear
USGS Real-Time Stream Flow Data at Glenwood Springs
Brown Sculpin, White Belly Sculpin and Articulated streamers, size 6/4.
Black Matuka and Olive Matuka Sculpin, size 4/6
Blue-winged Olives, size 16/18, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Spotted Sedge caddis, 14/16, larva, pupa and adult
Little Sister Caddis, 18, larva, pupa and adults
Western Ginger Quills, 14, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
October caddis, size 6, pupa and adults
Spotted Sedge caddis, 14/16, larva, pupa and adults
Green Sedge caddis, 14/16, larva, pupa and adults
Little Yellow Stoneflies: 14/16, nymphs, and adults
Black Carpenter Ants, size 16/18
Japanese Beetles, size 14/16
Sandwich Hoppers, Green, Brown, size 6/8/10/12
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
The Brown Sculpin, White Belly Sculpin and Articulated streamers are good flies to use for
larger trout.
The Black Matuka and Olive Matuka sculpin streamers are good flies to use at this time of
the season.
Various species of Blue-winged Olives are hatching.
Spotted sedge caddis are hatching. Western Ginger Quills are hatching.
October Caddis are hatching. LIttle Sister caddis are hatching.
Green sedge caddis are hatching.
Little Yellow stoneflies are hatching.
Japanese beetles are working. Carpenter ants are working. Sandwich hoppers are working.
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.

All orders are shipped free in the
U. S. Orders over $100 are shipped via
Priority Mail.  
Fly Fishing Roaring Fork River,
Colorado
A description of the Roaring Fork
River, Guide to fly fishing the Roaring
Fork River, Roaring Fork River fishing
seasons and much more
CARBONDALE WEATHER