North Fork of the South Platte, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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North Fork of the South Platte, Colorado Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Denver Water has still not turned the Robert's Tunnel back on and water is still very low on the North Fork. Fishing has been very tough unless down by the Pine Valley Open Space where there is additional dilution from various feeder creeks.
Fishing Report Last Updated:
8 / 28 / 2014
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing North Fork of the South Platte is currently Fish somewhere else this week

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Freestone Outfitters
Sunrise Anglers
North Fork Ranch

Water flow: 80 CFS at Bailey

Visibility: 40 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 52 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: midday.

Best stretch: Pine Valley Open Space

Best access point:

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Caddis, PMD's, BWOs, Tricos, Stoneflies down near confluence.

Fish species: Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout.

Fishing season: April-November

Nearest airport: Denver International Airport

Techniques & Tips

Double nymph rigs in deeper water, single dries if hatches occur.

7-Day Forecast

Not looking great for the North Fork. Storms have been putting in some additional water, but it flushes relatively quickly.

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