Lake Henshaw, California Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fly Fishing Map of Lake Henshaw, CA
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Lake Henshaw, California Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Find the springs coming in at the back of the lake and you will find the fish
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Lake Henshaw is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Bowman Bluewater Guides and Outfitters

Water flow:

Visibility: 8 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 72 Degrees F

Water condition: Muddy

Best time of day to fish: Morning and Late Afternoon

Best stretch: Big fish Bay, Max Flats, South End Flats

Best access point: Off hwy 78

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Hoppers, Midges, Leeches and Crayfish

Fish species: Carp

Fishing season: Wide open starting in May to July

Nearest airport: San Diego Int. airport

Techniques & Tips

There are a combination of tailing and surface feeding carp right now. Make sure to have a dry and bottom fly rigged up.

7-Day Forecast

The weather is starting cool down along with the water temps. Get on the fish before the season ends.

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