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Taylor River, Colorado - Fishing Report - December 02, 2016
The river is still in good shape in spite of the cold weather and snow. The water near
the dam is warmer and you should fish the first mile or two downstream for the best
results. Midges and Blue-winged olives continue to hatch. Winter stoneflies and
Black Flies are also hatching.

Stream Conditions:






7 Day Weather Forecast:
There is snow forecast for today and Sunday through
Tuesday, otherwise clear for the next week. Highs will range from
23 to 34 degrees
and lows from
-2 to 7.


Recommended Trout Flies:
Rate: 121 cfs (ice in gauge)
Level: 1.56 ft
Afternoon Water Temperature: 40
Clarity: Clear
USGS Real-Time Stream Flow Data at Almont CO
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
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin, size 6
Blue-winged Olives, size 16 and 18, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Black Flies, size 18/20, larva, pupa and adults
Winter Stoneflies, size 16 and 18, nymphs and adults
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin are great flies to use for the next several weeks.
A good strategy is to fish a tandem Midge rig under a small strike indicator with the
midge lava as the bottom fly and the midge pupa as the top fly. Fish the adult midge
only when you observe trout feeding on the surface.
Blue-winged olives are hatching.
W
inter stoneflies are hatching.
Black Flies are hatching.
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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