Kootenai River

Tip of the week 
Techniques 

Nymphing is still producing great action up and down the river. Stick with a big point fly and smaller bh with an indicator set about 6 feet from the point fly. Use one Gremlin BB split shot about a foot above the point fly.

Dry/dropper action is solid and will be in play for most of the fall. Hoppers or adult caddis are good bets for the dry or try a #12 royal wulff. Drop a bh pheasant tail with 5x at least 24" off the dry.

Seven-day forecast 

Expect a great week of weather with chance of showers/partly sunny skies, calm wind, and daytime temps in the 50s and 60s.

Conditions 
Must Have Flies 
Schroeder's Parachute Hopper standard 12 Buy from Orvis.com
Bead Head Prince standard 14 Buy from Orvis.com
Indicator Parachute - Adams standard 14 Buy from Orvis.com
Quasimodo Pheasant Tail standard 16 Buy from Orvis.com
Elk Wing Caddis standard 14 Buy from Orvis.com
Bastian's Floating Caddis Emerger standard 14 Buy from Orvis.com
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