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South Platte River, Colorado - Fishing Report -
June 2
3, 2017
The stream levels are still in good condition and our customers are sending in
good reports from all sections. There are lots of Pale Morning duns hatching as
well as caddisflies and a few stoneflies. The Little Yellows stones should start
hatching soon.

Stream Conditions:

7 Day Weather Forecast:
There is a slight chance of rain each day through
Monday, then clear f
or the next few days. Highs will range from 74 to 91 and
lows from 5
0 to 58 degrees.

Recommended Trout Flies:
Rate: 272 cfs
Level: 5.67 ft.
Afternoon Water Temperature: 58
Clarity: clear
Stream Flow Data Above Cheesman Lake
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin, size 6
Scuds, size 14 (some areas)
Blue-winged Olives, size 20, 18 nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Spotted Sedge (caddisflies), size 14/16, larva, pupa and adults
Green Sedges, size 14/16, larva, pupa and adults
Pale Morning Duns, size 16/18, nymph, emergers, duns and spinners
Golden Stoneflies, size 10/12, nymphs and adults
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
Our Brown and White Belly Sculpin are great flies to use at this time.
The Olive Matuka and Black Matuka sculpin streamers are good flies to use at this time.
Various species of Blue-winged Olives are hatching.
Scuds are available for the trout to eat year-round.
Spotted Sedge (Caddis) are hatching.
Green Sedges (caddis) are hatching.
Pale Morning duns are starting to hatch in the lower river.
Golden Stoneflies are starting to hatch.
Options For Selecting Flies:
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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