Bighorn River

Tip of the week 

Dry fly fishing what is left is best done from up stream from the fish, presenting the fly as a dead drift. Nymph fishing below indicators with 9?-4X leaders (Orvis Superstrong # KM0714-61) 2-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 

High water, fast and clear. Get out and fish but be safe! weather in the mid 70's with chance of rain every day. Fishing has been very good

Must Have Flies 
Travis Hi-Vis Baetis Para Emerger olive 18, 20 Buy from
I Can See It Midge Fly olive 20,22 Buy from
Vernille San Juan Worm olive 4, 6 Buy from
Flashback Scud Wet Hare's Ear gray 16, 18 Buy from
Quasimodo Pheasant Tail Black 16,18 Buy from
Conehead Bunny Muddler Black 10 Buy from
Forrester's Bighorn River Resort

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