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|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
Recommended fly fishing leader: 9 Foot Leader
Recommended fly fishing tippet: 5X 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
We are back to using nymph rigs. Zebra and laser midges with an attractor, scuds, and egg patterns are all working.
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!