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:
11 / 15 / 2018
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Snake River is currently Excellent

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
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Spotted Horse Ranch

Water flow: 434 cfs @ Moran - 1030 cfs @ Moose - 2,040 cfs @ Alpine

Visibility: 45 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 45 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Warmest parts of the day! 10 - 4ish

Best stretch: Mid day periods or warmest parts of the day.

Best access point: Jackson Lake Dam, Pacific Creek, Deadman's, Moose, Wilson, South Park, Astoria, Pritchard, Elbow, West Table - SHEEP GULCH IS CLOSING ON OCTOBER 2nd!

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Late fall hatches will be dominated by leftover Baetis and Midges.

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

Dry droppers and small dries on seams, slow water areas and eddies is providing some great dry fly fishing. Streamers are working well on cloudy days.

7-Day Forecast

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