July 17, 2021
Water temp: upper 60's
Water flow: 82 c.f.s.
Due to our limited rainfall this year our water levels are extremely low this year. Additionally, the water is much warmer than normal with our hot days and evenings not cooling as low as normal Best fishing is in the early morning and late evening. Fish are hiding down low in deeper pools.
Fly fisherfolks have been having luck with Elk Hair Caddis tan and olive no. 14, Yellow Stimulator in 12 and 14, flying ants and copper johns.
Fishing has been excellent in Sardine and Gold Lake as well.
Effective flies have been -
Elk Hair Caddis #12-16, tan, gray, olive
Yellow Stimulators #10-14
Adams Parachute #12-16
Prince Nymph #14-16
Pheasant Tail #12-16
Caddis Pupa #12-16, olive, gray, tan
Hare's Ear #10-16
Copper Johns #14-16, copper, red, olive.
Fishing reports are courtesy of Jim Johnston and Jon Baiocchi. For more specific fishing information, check out www.baiocchistroutfitters.com.