Root River, South Fork, Minnesota Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Root River, South Fork, Minnesota Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Opens for catch and release above Hwy 43 bridge. Harvest season downstream.
Fishing Report Last Updated:
8 / 12 / 2019
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Root River, South Fork is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Driftless Fly Shop

Water flow: high

Visibility: 25 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 52 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: morning or evening

Best stretch: WMA to bridge at Choice

Best access point: Choice-Million dollar bridge

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

March Brown, Light Cahill and blue winged olives.

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: Regular seasom open 4/13/19

Nearest airport: Rochester, Mn

South Fork Root River Description

The South Fork of The Root River will be closed to fishing after October 15th until January 1, 2016.

Techniques & Tips

Dries (Hoppers, Terrestrials), Streamers or nymphs. It's all here.

7-Day Forecast

Clearing and fishable. Caddis and Mayflies of all sorts showing up.


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