Snake River - Jackson, Wyoming Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Snake River - Jackson, Wyoming Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fishing Report Last Updated:
7 / 6 / 2020
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Snake River is currently Excellent

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
WorldCast Anglers
Spotted Horse Ranch

Water flow: 2,700 cfs @ Moran - 6,120 cfs @ Moose - 8,830 cfs @ Alpine

Visibility: 24 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 53 Degrees F

Water condition: Stained

Best time of day to fish: Anytime!

Best stretch: The Snake is fishing best above the Hoback confluence.

Best access point: Jackson Lake Dam, Pacific Creek, Deadman's, Moose, Wilson, South Park, Pritchard, Astoria, Elbow and West Table.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Look for Stoneflies, PMDs, Yellow Sallies and Caddis.

Fish species: Snake River Finespotted Cutthroat Trout

Fishing season: Year Round (Prime: June 15 - September 15)

Nearest airport: Jackson Hole Airport (JAC)

Snake River Description

Welcome to Jackson, WY, home to some of the finest dry fly fishing the world. The Snake River and its tributaries are some of the last places in the world that one can find Snake River Finespotted Cutthroat Trout, one of the 14 subspecies of Cutthroat Trout. These fish won the race during the last ice age and became the dominate species in the area, leaving the rainbow behind below Shoshone Falls near Twin ...

Techniques & Tips

As flows drop and clarity increases, anglers should move to dry dropper fishing as well as streamers. Dark patterns show up best in off color conditions. Full WorldCast Anglers Fishing Reports can be viewed at 

7-Day Forecast

Jackson Hole Fly Fishing Forecast 7.3.20:

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