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Upper Owens River, California - Fishing Report -
J
uly 07, 2017
The water is still stain some above the hot creek confluence and badly
stained below it. Fish are being caught. Most of them are smaller size resident
trout.

Stream Conditions:




7 Day Weather Forecast:
There is no chance of rain or snow for the next
week. Highs will range from 69 to 70 and lows from 43 to 51 degrees.



Recommended Trout Flies:
Rate: 127 cfs
Afternoon Water Temperature: 56
Clarity: stained
Blue-winged Olives, size 20 and 18, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin, size 6
Black Matuka and Olive Matuka Sculpin, size 4/6
Scuds: 14
Green Sedges, (caddisflies) size 14/16, larva, pupa and adults
Spotted sedges, (caddisflies) size 14, 16, lava, pupa and adults
Sandwich Hoppers, size 8-12, brown and green
Carpenter Ants, size 18/16, black
Japanese Beetles, size 16/14
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
Various species of Blue-winged Olives nymphs are still very plentiful. Some of them are
bi-brooded and will be hatching again soon.
Scuds are available for the trout to eat year-round.
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin are great choices for early and late fishing
Black and olive Matuka sculpin streamers are good fly choices for the larger trout..
G
reen sedge caddis are hatching.
Spotted sedge caddis are hatching.
Terrestrials such as Japanese beetles, Carpenter ants and hoppers, can be important.
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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Fly Fishing Lower (Middle) Owens River,
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