Bighorn River

Techniques 

Dry fly fishing what is left is best done from down stream from the fish, presenting the fly as a dead drift. Nymph fishing below indicators with 9?-4X leaders (Orvis Superstrong # KM0714-61) a BB split shot seems to be the right weight. Orvis' Heliios Rod with it's strong backbone, is really handling these bigger fish very well. I prefer the Helios 6 weight. (ZG Helios 906-4 Tip 9.5)

Seven-day forecast 

Temps in the 40's and 50's with considerable wind. Looks to be a good week to get out on the water. Dress warm, stay dry and remember the fish still have to eat!

Must Have Flies 
Bead Head Brassie™ black/ red 20,22 Buy from Orvis.com
Midge black 18,20,22 Buy from Orvis.com
Bead Head Brassie™ olive, black 16,18 Buy from Orvis.com
Bead Head Flash Zonker olive, yellow 10,12 Buy from Orvis.com
Bead Head Woolly Bugger Streamer Black 8,10 Buy from Orvis.com
CDC Budding Emerger Olive 18,20 Buy from Orvis.com
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