Pecos River, New Mexico Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
Reported by Nick Streit
Fly Fishing Map of Pecos River, NM
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Pecos River, New Mexico Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
As the monsoons are hitting us I would be sure to call us and check the flows before you head out. When the conditions are good the fishing has been great!
Fishing Report Last Updated:
10 / 15 / 2018
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Pecos River is currently Excellent

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
The Reel Lifet

Water flow: 30 CFS

Visibility: 10 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 42 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: mornings and afternoons

Best stretch: Villanueva and around Dalton

Best access point: Plenty of access throughout the river. Public fishing starts at Dalton Day use area.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Stoneflies, Worms, Caddis, Baetis, Eggs

Fish species: Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Rio Grande Cutthroat

Fishing season: Year Round

Nearest airport: Santa Fe

Techniques & Tips

Fishing this week should be excellent with all of the cloud cover we are receiving. Water levels are very good and for the most part the water clears up after a storm pretty quickly. If the water gets cloudy fish a san juan worm or a squirmy.

7-Day Forecast

Lots of storms this week along with a big temp drop. Nik was guiding out there today and he said it was excellent!

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