South Fork of the Snake River, Idaho Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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South Fork of the Snake River, Idaho Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing South Fork of the Snake River is currently Hot!

Water flow: 9,480 cfs @ Irwin - 10,400 cfs @ Heise

Visibility: 36 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 63 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: When you can get on the water

Best stretch: The entire river system is fishing well.

Best access point: Dam, Husky, Irwin, Spring Creek Bridge, Conant, Cottonwood, Wolf, Byington and Lorenzo.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Golden's, Hoppers, PMDs, Yellow Sallies and Caddis

Fish species: Cutthroat, Rainbow, and Brown trout

Fishing season: Year Round (Prime: May 15 - November 1)

Nearest airport: Jackson Hole, WY (45 mins.) / Idaho Falls, ID (1.5 hours)/ SLC, UT (4 hours)

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South Fork of the Snake River Description

Rated as the top cutthroat stream in the West, the South Fork is a tailwater fishery that flows out of Palisades Dam on the border of Wyoming and Idaho. The diversity of hatches, both aquatic and terrestrial, exceedss other rivers of the West, and gives the South Fork the reputation for the best dry fly fishing in the world. Wild populations of native Yellowstone Cutthroat and Snake River Fine Spotted Cutthroat ...

Techniques & Tips

With the Goldens and Hoppers out, dry dropper fishing is going to be your go to method. Full WorldCast Anglers Fishing Reports can be viewed at http://bit.ly/Jacksonholefishingreport

7-Day Forecast

Water levels are stable and fishing has been good. Look for Golden Stones, PMDs, Yellow Sallies and Caddis to be the main bugs!


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