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Madison River, Montana - Fishing Report -
25, 2017
The discharges and stream levels are a little strong. There is rain or snow in
the forecast everyday for the coming week. We still think the best location to
fish is between the lakes, meaning Hebgen and Quake. This little short section
producing good. Fish streamers like the Brown sculpin and stonefly nymphs.
Stream Conditions:

7 Day Weather Forecast:
There is a chance of rain or snow everyday for this coming week. Highs will
range from 4
4 to 50 degrees and lows from 28 to 34 degrees.

Recommended Trout Flies:
Rate: 1290 cfs
Level: 2.02 ft
Afternoon Water Temperature: 46
Clarity: clear
USGS Real-Time Stream Flow Data Below Hebgen
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin, size 6
Blue-winged Olives, size 18 and 16, nymphs, emegers, duns and spinners
Midges: Blood (Red), sizes 20/22, larva, pupa and adults
Midges: Cream, size 20/22, larva, pupa and adults
Midges: Light Green, size 20/22, larva, pupa and adults
Little Brown Stoneflies, size 14, nymphs and adults
Skwala Stoneflies, size 10, nymphs and adults
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
The Brown sculpin and White Belly sculpin streamers are great flies to use at this time.
Blue-winged olives are hatching.
Midges, creams, reds and light greens, are hatching.
Skwala stoneflies are starting to hatch in the lower river.
Little Brown stoneflies are starting to hatch in the lower river.
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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