East Fork Bitterroot River

Tip of the week 
Techniques 

Double nymph rigs deep, bumping the bottom. Pink or Red Worms, small double bead stone flies, and midge patterns. Streamers striped slow. Chubby dry with a stone or PT nymph close to shore March Browns and Gray drake drys when you see them rising in the back eddies and pools. The River will be up and down now till high water is over. Fish the braids and side channels.

Seven-day forecast 

Typical spring in the root. flows have bumped significantly. Be careful out there. The river will be up and down from now till high water is over. With the cooler Temps this week the water clarity is good for the flows.

Conditions 
Must Have Flies 
Vernille San Juan Worm Pink/Red 12-14 Buy from Orvis.com
Bead Head Prince Peacock 12-14 Buy from Orvis.com
Stimulator Olive 8/10 Buy from Orvis.com
TH Zebra Midge Black 16/18 Buy from Orvis.com
Adams Gray 12/20 Buy from Orvis.com
Elk Wing Caddis Peacock 10/16 Buy from Orvis.com
Jim Mitchell
x

Add Content