Skykomish River, Washington Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fly Fishing Map of Skykomish River, WA
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Skykomish River, Washington Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
There may be a smattering of winter steelhead. Look for bull trout in the riffles and tailouts.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Skykomish River is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: 3250 cfs

Visibility: 24 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 48 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Early morning/Late evening

Best stretch: Monroe to High Bridge

Best access point: Any pullout

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Hatches are not particularly applicable to steelhead

Fish species: Winter Steelhead

Fishing season: June 1 - January 31

Nearest airport: Seatac International

Person Fishing in a stream

Skykomish River Description

The Skykomish River flows west out of the Cascades and into Puget Sound through Monroe. It joins the Snoqualmie to form the Snohomish River and flows through Everett into the Sound.

The Skykomish holds both hatchery summer and winter Steelhead as well as a late wild winter steelhead run that is protected with closures. The Skykomish is a designated wild and scenic river.

The river runs ...

Techniques & Tips

Swing large streamers on sink tip lines

7-Day Forecast

It's fall and the rains come and go. Wait until the river drops.

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