Colorado River - Lees Ferry, Arizona Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Colorado River - Lees Ferry, Arizona Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Nymph rigs are working with worms and midges and scuds in the riffles. In the afternoon drys are working in the scum lines. A dry dropper has been working in the slower water.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Colorado River is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Lees Ferry Anglers

Water flow: 7,000 to 13,000

Visibility: 60 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 52 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Mid morning is good as the sunlight is getting on the water later now

Best stretch: Anything up river, towards the dam. At the walk-in between the Big Rock and the Paria River.

Best access point: Lees Ferry boat dock

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

midges scuds, san juan worms, and cicadas, streamers

Fish species: rainbow trout

Fishing season: all year

Nearest airport: Page Arizona

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Techniques & Tips

We are back to using nymph rigs. Zebra and laser midges with an attractor, scuds, and egg patterns are all working.

7-Day Forecast

cooler day's and high water but fishing is good!. Water is going to start dropping soon and this will make the river more accessable but the fish are here and the weather is cooling!

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