Nestucca River Fish Report 10-19-07

Nestucca River - Pacific, OR

by Rich and Kathy Youngers

Sea-run cutthroat fishing has been fair to good.???? Chinook should blast upriver with the current river level.?? Fishing upriver will heat up over the next couple of days.?? More rain is forecasted.?? Fly fishing for salmon can be good when the river starts to drop.?? ?? There is a big tree down across the river about 1/2 mile below the put in at 1st. Bridge.?? You will have to put in at the "Rock Hole" until this tree floats downriver.?? We will keep you updated.?? There is a boat ramp fee starting 10/15/07 at the Cloverdale Boat Ramp.?? Permits can be picked up at Nestucca Valley Sporting Goods in Hebo.?? The fees are $4.00 daily or $25.00 for a yearly pass.

Steelhead Patterns: ??Size 4 Youngers' Summer Run,?? size 6 BH Lifter,?? Size 6 Cabellero Egg,?? size 6 BH Lifter, size 4 Purple Peril,?? Size 4-6 Undertaker.

Sea-Run Cutthroat Patterns: ??Clown Egg, #10 Hot Orange Cabellero Egg, Spruce Fly, Black Nosed Dace, Chart/White Clouser Minnow, Gray Ghost, Mickey Finn, Muddler Minnow, Borden Special, and Royal Coachman Bucktail.?? Best sizes in these patterns are 8-10.

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Creekside Flyfishing Reports
for Thursday, October 18th, 2007
East Lake: East Lake Fish Report 10-18-07
Metolius River: Metolius River Fish Report 10-18-07
Fall River: Fall River Fish Report 10-18-07
Nestucca River: Nestucca River Fish Report 10-18-07
Santiam River ( North Fork) : North Santiam River Fish Report 10-18-07
McKenzie River: McKenzie River Fish Report 10-18-07
Deschutes River: Deschutes River Fish Report 10-18-07