Rock Creek, Utah Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Rock Creek, Utah Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Evening caddis and midge hatches are the best bet. Look for fish hiding behind structure and along edges. Hopper/dropper rigs are starting to work.
Fishing Report Last Updated:
8 / 19 / 2019
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Rock Creek is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Falcon's Ledge

Water flow: 190 cfs

Visibility: 18 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 56 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: 11am to 4pm

Best stretch: Lower Stillwater

Best access point: Lower Stillwater Bridge

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Midges, Mayfly, Caddis

Fish species: Brown, Rainbow, Cutthroat, Brook

Fishing season: Open Year Round

Nearest airport: Salt Lake City Intl

Rock Creek Description

A scenic freestone stream, Rock Creek, runs cold and clear almost year-round. The upper stretches babble through evergreen forests and provide excellent pocket-water habitat for brookies, rainbows, and cutthroats. The lower reaches of Rock Creek slow and meander through cottonwoods, willows, and grassymeadows. Here some deep pools and undercut banks hide rainbows and wary browns. Fish averaging ten to fourteen ...

Techniques & Tips

Nymphing using traditional prospecting nymphs such as prince nymphs, lightening bugs, hot spot, and frenchies is effective. Using streamers through the deeper runs and bends is also working well. In the evenings there is the chance of a midge hatch and emerging midge patterns and small dries such as adams, klinkhammers, and parachute midges are effective. Caddis are hatching some evenings. Try a hopper/dropper rig.

7-Day Forecast

Sunny with highs in the high 80s and lows in the 50s.

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