Deschutes River Fish Report 06-19-07

Deschutes River - Maupin, OR

by Rich and Kathy Youngers

River Level & Forecast???? Fishing has been Good. River Flows:??Madras @ 3,960cfs.??@ 53.4 degrees.?? Moody @ 4,830cfs.

The stonefly action is peaking out but fish will still take them for at least another week. ?? Fish are taking Norm Wood Specials and Clark Stones. ?? There has been strong hatches of?? Pale Morning Dun and Pale Evening Duns. Tan, Brown and Olive Caddis are out and about.?? A few Green Drakes are out also.?? Nymphing wise, go to smaller nymph patterns.

Suggested Trout patterns for the month of June.?? Surface Hatches:???? Golden Stones,?? Spotted Caddis, Pale Evening Duns, Green Drakes, Little Yellow Stones?? and?? Pale Morning Duns.??

Patterns:?????? Kyle's King Kong Stone #4, Rogue Giants #4, Norm Wood Special #6-8, Sofa Pillows #4, Clark Stones #6, Olive bodied CDC Caddis #12-14,?? Olive bodied Elk Hair Caddis, Pale Evening Sparkle Dun #12-16, #10, Yellow Body Sallie #14, ,?? BWO Sparkle Dun #14, Almost Dun #16-20.??

Nymphs:?? Rock Worm. ???? Patterns:???? Beadhead Prince (size 12-14), Kaufmann Stones (sizes 6-10), Red Fox Squirrel nymph #12-14, Zug Bug (size 14), Green Rock Worm (size 12-14), Pheasant Tail (size 16-18), or Sparkle Larva (size 12-14).