Water flow: 399 cfs
Visibility: 20 inches
Water temperature at mid-day: 72 Degrees F
Water condition: Stained
Best time of day to fish: afternoon
Best access point: Owosso.
Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:
Fish species: Bass. Carp.
Fishing season: Open
Recommended fly fishing leader: 9 Foot Leader
Recommended fly fishing tippet: 1X Tippet
Best fly fishing rod: 9' 7 Weight Fly Rod
Best floating fly line: Freshwater Bass WF Fly Line
Best sinking fly line: Clear Intermediate Cool Water Full Sink Fly Line
Shiawassee in downtown Owosso.
Red eyed leeches have been producing as well as various crayfish patterns! Minnow patterns have also been taking fish. Fish in the deep pockets and eddys.
Water temps should continue to rise, increasing feeding activity of smallmouth bass.