Pecos River, New Mexico Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fly Fishing Map of Pecos River, NM
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Pecos River, New Mexico Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
The Santa Fe National Forest has reopened allowing access onto Pecos and its tributaries, noone has been on these fish in about a month now so fishing should be great despite the still very low flow.
Fishing Report Last Updated:
7 / 11 / 2018
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Pecos River is currently Fish somewhere else this week

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
The Reel Lifet

Water flow: 10 cfs

Visibility: 50 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 42 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: mornings and afternoons

Best stretch: Villanueva and around Dalton

Best access point: Plenty of access throughout the river. Public fishing starts at Dalton Day use area.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Stoneflies, Worms, Caddis, Baetis, Eggs

Fish species: Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Rio Grande Cutthroat

Fishing season: Year Round

Nearest airport: Santa Fe

Free Orvis Fish Sticker

Techniques & Tips

Fish dry dropper rigs, hopper dropper rigs,.

7-Day Forecast

We are looking headlong into our monsoon season, temps should stay lower and expect afternoon thunderstorms.

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