Metolius River Fish Report 06-20-07

Metolius River - Metolius Springs, OR (Jefferson County)

by The Riffle Fly Shop
(541) 388.3330

The Green Drake hatch is our favorite hatch of the year on this river and it's on! These big clumsy mayflies bring almost every trout in the river to the surface when the hatch really gets going in the afternoons. The Drakes are being joined by regular PMD hatches as well as plenty of caddis and little stones. Long leaders and fine tippets rule, and florocarbon tippet helps a lot. Bull trout fishing has settled into a summer pattern.

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The Riffle Fly shop Reports
for Wednesday, June 13th, 2007
Deschutes River- Lower: Lower Deschutes River Fish Report 06-13-07
Metolius River: Metolius River Fish Report 06-13-07
Fall River: Fall River Fish Report 06-13-07
Crooked River: Crooked River Fish Report 06-13-07
Deschutes River: Deschutes River Fish Report 06-13-07