Bow River, Alberta Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Bow River, Alberta Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Bow River is currently Fish somewhere else this week

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Fortress Lake Retreat

Water flow: 40 cms

Visibility: 50 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 36 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Afternoons

Best stretch: City Stretch

Best access point: Fish Creek

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:


Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: Year Round (Prime: July 1 - October 31)

Nearest airport: Calgary International Airport

Bow River, Alberta, Canada Description

The Bow River downstream from the City of Calgary is well known as one of the premier blue ribbon trout streams in the world. The forty miles of river Between Calgary and the hamlet of Carseland is home to wild rainbow and brown trout, some of which are of very large size. The river has somewhat limited access to the pedestrian angler and it is often floated to get access to waters that cannot be reached by ...

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Things have settled into full winter conditions this week.

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Lots of ice

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