Copyright 2017 James Marsh
Free Shipping Continental U. S.
100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
Chattahoochee River, Georgia - Fishing Report - Upper River-
21, 2017
The stream levels are low at this time. This isn't a bad thing because there is a lot of
rain in the forecast for the next few days. There are lots of insects hatching and lots
of trout being taken, many from the surface. For now, stay low and hidden but again,
that will likely change soon.

Stream Conditions:

7 Day Weather Forecast:
There is a chance of rain everyday through next Monday,
otherwise clear for the next week. Highs will range from 67 to 7
8 and lows from 52 to

Recommended Trout Flies:
Rate: 61 cfs
Level: 0.60 ft.
Afternoon Water Temperature: 55
Clarity: Clear
USGS Flow Data at Helen:
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin, size 6
Blue-winged Olives, size 18/20, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin, size 6
Blue Quills, size 16, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Quill Gordons, size 12/14, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Little Brown Stoneflies, size 14, nymphs and adults
Little Black Caddis, size 18, pupa and adults
American March Browns, size 10/12, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Cinnamon Caddis, size 16/18, larva, pupa and adults
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin Streamers are great flies to use for the larger trout.
Various species of Blue-winged Olives are plentiful and some bi-brooded. The will hatch mostly on
cloudy days. Winter stoneflies are hatching.
Blue Quills are hatching.
LIttle Brown stoneflies are hatching.
Quill Gordons are hatching.
Little Black Caddis are hatching.

American March Browns are hatching.
Cinnamon Caddis are hatching.
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.

All orders are shipped free in the
U. S. Orders over $50 are shipped via
Priority Mail.  
Fly Fishing The Chattahoochee
River-Upper River, Georgia
A description of the upper
Chattahoochee River, Guide to fly
fishing the upper Chattahoochee River,
Chattahoochee River fishing seasons,
and much more