Green River Fly Fishing Report August 12th, 2020
The Green River is fishing well with terrestrials, droppers, small nymphs and small dries.
There are Tricos out and the spinner fall is around 9am. The Tricos are on all three river sections. PMD's are coming off well on cloudy days. Size #18 PMD spinners have been fishing well in the mornings.
Our guides have mostly been fishing small terrestrials in the am and hoppers in the afternoon.
The flows have increased slightly and are now averaging 1,850cfs. They are fluctuating daily from about 1,200cfs to 2,200 cfs daily.
Green River Flow Forecast They are fluctuating flows for power generation.
Current Flow Level - 1,850 cfs
Red Creek: CLEAR - subject to daily change
A Section: Terrestrials, Tricos, PMD's
B Section: Terrestrials, Tricos, PMD's
C Section: Terrestrials, Tricos, PMD's
Calm mornings have been great for small dry fly fishing during the Trico spinner fall. The PMD hatch is solid on cloudy days.
Chubby Chernobyl royal, tan, purple #8
Snookie brown black #8
Rusty Spinner #18
Parachute Ant #16-18 black
Lawson's PMD #16-18
Indicator Para Trico #22
Triple Double #14-16 amber
Dark day dark fly. Bright day, bright fly. Retrieval speed - slow. 0X tippet
Complex Twist Bugger - all colors
Heisenberg - black & Wyoming Cowboy
Drunk & Disorderly - articulated white / pearl
Galloup's Boogieman - articulated all colors
There are a large variety of nymphs for the fish to choose from. Use 4x or 5x tippet
Pheasant Tail #16 -20
Scuds #20-22 grey, olive
Egan's Frenchie #16
Black Beauty #20-24
Yong Special #24