Crane Prairie Reservoir, Oregon Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Crane Prairie Reservoir, Oregon Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fishing Report Last Updated:
4 / 8 / 2013
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Crane Prairie Reservoir is currently Just OK

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Deep Canyon Outfitters

Water flow: 64% Full

Visibility: 60 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 68 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Closed

Best stretch: The big rainbows are moving in and out the channels, find cool water and you will find the fish!

Best access point: Crane Prairie Resort, east side of lake off Road 4270, or Rock Creek campground west side off FS 46

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Black or Red/Black Chironomids (#12 & #14) under indicators Olive or Rust TSWs, Stickleback patterns, Sedge Pupae stripped on clear intermediate lines. Flouro-carbon leaders and tippets a MUST!

Fish species: Rainbow & Brook Trout

Fishing season: 3rd weekend in April - October 31

Nearest airport: Roberts Field Airport (RDM), Redmond, Oregon

The All New Silver Sonic Waders

Techniques & Tips

Wrapping up the season, get out here and catch some crane bows while you still can!

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