Metolius River Fish Report 08-15-07

Metolius River - Metolius Springs, OR (Jefferson County)

by The Riffle Fly Shop
(541) 388.3330

Nothing new out here this past week. Quite a few fishermen catching an occasional trout, but what a setting! The fish are here and they aren't uncatchable, but they aren't easy either. This is a river that teaches a lot if you aren't in too much of a hurry. Long leaders and fine tippets rule, and florocarbon tippet helps a lot.

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The Riffle Fly shop Reports
for Sunday, August 5th, 2007
Deschutes River: Deschutes River Fish Report 08-05-07
Metolius River: Metolius RIver Fish Report 08-05-07
Fall River: Fall River Fish Report 08-05-07
Crooked River: Crooked River Fish Report 08-05-07