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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
Recommended fly fishing leader: 12 Foot Leader
Recommended fly fishing tippet: 4X Tippet
Best fly fishing rod: 9' 5 Weight Fly Rod
Best floating fly line: Trout WF
Best sinking fly line: Clear Intermediate Warm Water Full Sink
Wrapping up the season, get out here and catch some crane bows while you still can!