Water flow: 41cfs
Visibility: 17 inches
Water temperature at mid-day: 50 Degrees F
Water condition: Slightly Turbid
Best time of day to fish: Early morning before it gets hot.
Best stretch: Long Ears
Best access point: Left off Benton Crossing road right after the bridge.
Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:
Not much going on here right now. Went looking for fish and didn't find many, the few that were found weren't too eager to eat anything. Cutthroat run isn't too far off though. Next week or two we should start seeing them in the system.
Fish species: Trout - Rainbow, Brown, Cutthroat
Fishing season: Year Round
Nearest airport: Mammoth - Yosemite (MMH)
Recommended fly fishing tippet: 4X Tippet
Best fly fishing rod: 9' 5 Weight Fly Rod
Best floating fly line: WF Trout Fly Line
Best sinking fly line: Streamer Stripper Sink Tip Fly Line
Upper Owens River above Crowley Lake
Nymphing the deeper pools, or swinging nymphs at the tailouts works too.
Mixed bag of weather for the next week or so.