Skagit River, Washington Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Skagit River, Washington Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Skagit River is currently Fish somewhere else this week

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: 2440 cfs

Visibility: 18 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 40 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: all day

Best stretch: Above Concrete

Best access point: Pull outs on Hwy 20 or South Skagit Highway or boat launches

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Fish species: Steelhead

Fishing season: Nov 1-Apr 31

Nearest airport: Arlington Regional Airport

Skagit River Description

The Skagit River is the major north Puget Sound winter steelhead river located 2-3 hours north of Seattle. It is a prime winter steelhead river with fish over 20 pounds the quest. There is also a coho salmon fishery in October, a chum salmon run in November as well as pink salmon every odd-numbered year.

Hatchery fish enter the river in November and are followed by late wild fish March through ...

Techniques & Tips

Swing your at heads of pools and work methodically down through the pool

7-Day Forecast

The Skagit is open. Check the regs for specific fish protection closures

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