With the weather we have had we normally wouldn't bother, but people will be itching to get out.
River Report – January 11, 2017
When conditions next allow for fishing,
deep nymphing and streamers swung or slowly retrieved will be best bets.
the weather break and allow for time on the river please use extreme
caution.Bank ice is extremely unstable
and not to be trusted to walk on.Even a
short swim in the river can be fatal this time of the year due to the low river
to get above zero at the end of the week, which may allow for some fishing, but
water will most likely be slushy.We'll
need a few days above zero before the slush melts.
Dry Flies: Griffiths Gnat #20
Nymphs:BH Wire Worm, Atomic Worm, Copper John,
River frozen in many locations due to the
extreme cold we have experienced over the last 4 weeks.Weather may get above zero this week, but
we'll need to have a few days above zero to allow for slush to melt.
Nymphs: Tung Stud, Water Boatman, Prince Of Darkness. Streamers:Geek Leech, Gartside Leech, Wooly Bugger
The East Slope Streams are now closed
through June 15, 2017.
From all of us here at the shop, we wish you a very Merry Christmas. Have a wonderful holiday, be safe, and thanks to all of you for another year of support. Without you, our 35th Anniversary (2017) would have never happened. Mike, Maureen, Kevin, Ross, Kelly, Josh, Quinn, Joe, and Blair