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2017 - Fly Fishing Reports

The Kootenai River ~ July 12th

9.7 kcfs. Summer flows. Real good. Lots of floating and wading to be had. Upper river / dam...Meh, Fisher / Libby down real good. Falls down even better. Troy to Moyie real good.

Hoppers are here. Cutting fields today tons of little ones...and then had a size 8 hit me in the head! This weekk will really get them started. High temps of mid 90's to low 100's forecast. Big bugs on top on a cool river. Yay!

Kootenai River Gauge.

7 Day Troy Montana Forecast

Yaak river gauge.

7/11 Lake Creek, Bull River, Yaak River & Small Streams.

Lake Creek is prime. If you want big cutties wading now is the time to be here. SERIOUSLY!

Streamers and big rubber legged nymph time. Golden Stones too. Size 10's and 8's. Little black stones size 12's or 14's.

Just get here. Period. Small steams prime for walk wade.

Mountain Lakes:

Prime. Take a hike and let us know.

Rising Rainbow Trout


Big Brown Trout







Brown Trout Bull River


Bull Lake:

Pike are here!


Hatch Chart, Flies, and area bug information can be found here.



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