Snake River - Jackson, Wyoming Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Snake River - Jackson, Wyoming Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Get out on the water! Dave Kaufman, project engineer for WYDOT on the Jackson South II project, is advising of upcoming construction on the north bank of the river that could affect river users below the Snake River KOA Bridge. WYDOT is asking that river users take the river-left channel to avoid being under construction.
Fishing Report Last Updated:
8 / 19 / 2019
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Snake River is currently Hot!

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
WorldCast Anglers
Spotted Horse Ranch

Water flow: 2,310 cfs @ Moran - 3,140 cfs @ Moose - 3,920 cfs @ Alpine

Visibility: 48 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 64 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Now!

Best stretch: It's all good!

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

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Summer hatches will be dominated by PMDs, Caddis, Yellow Sallies and Stoneflies.

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 Dropper fishing is king right now!

7-Day Forecast

Summer time weather - sunny, warm and time to fish! Full WorldCast Anglers Fishing Reports can be viewed at

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