St. Croix River - Norway Point to Wild River State Park, Minnesota Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
Reported by Kip Veith
Fly Fishing Map of St. Croix River, MN
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St. Croix River - Norway Point to Wild River State Park, Minnesota Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
With the higher darker water look to flies that move water and cause a disturbance. Loud top water or minnow patterns that push a large amount of water underneath
Fishing Report Last Updated:
7 / 17 / 2018
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing St. Croix River is currently Fish somewhere else this week

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Kip Vieth

Water flow: 1,400 cfs

Visibility: 8 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 71 Degrees F

Water condition: Stained

Best time of day to fish: Heat of the day

Best stretch: Riverside landing to Wild River State Park

Best access point: Any landing from Riverside to Wild River

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Fish species: Smallmouth Bass/Muskies

Fishing season: End of May till Ice.

Nearest airport: Minneapolis/St. Paul International

Free Orvis Fish Sticker

Techniques & Tips

Popper bite is going strong and if not look to streamers.

7-Day Forecast

Recent rains have pushed the river back up in the lower sections. The upper sections are fishable and should only get better if it stays dry.

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