North Platte River, Wyoming Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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North Platte River, Wyoming Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
The water is up, bringing cooler water temps and happy fish! Trico hatches have been the norm lately with plenty of fish to greet them. Warmer temps in the afternoons have the fish concentrated in the faster riffles and runs.
Fishing Report Last Updated:
8 / 3 / 2015
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing North Platte River is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Brush Creek Ranch
Ugly Bug Fly Shop

Water flow: 1500 cfs

Visibility: 14 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 55 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Morning

Best stretch: Gray Reef to Lusby

Best access point: Gray Reef (Cable Hole to Pete's Draw)

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

PMD's, Yellow Sallies, Caddis, Midges, Tricos

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: January-December

Nearest airport: Casper Natrona County International Airport

The All New Silver Sonic Waders

Techniques & Tips

Dries in the am, switching to a short nymph rig during the mid day with dries and streamers great options for the evenings.

7-Day Forecast

Weather looks to be in a holding pattern of mid to upper 80's and lower 90's for the week.

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