Lower Deschutes River Fish Report 10-20-07

Deschutes River- Lower - Maupin, OR

by The Fly Fishers Place

Well, this is a great time of year on the Deschutes.?? Trout fishing is picking up now that the weather is cooler.?? Steelhead are viable from the Mouth all the way up to Warm Springs.?? Nymphing for trout with a 6 wt is a good idea because you may hook a Steelie and having a little extra "wood" to lay on 'em helps.?? Keep an eye out for Fall hatches.?? Expect water levels to??be higher than normal for the rest of the season, work??has started on the new draining tower for the dam.

DRIES: BWOs,??Henryville Caddis,??Mahogany Duns,??Yellow comparadun, Rusty Spinner, Paraschute Adams.

NYMPHS: Copper John, soft hackles, peasant tail, Angle Case emerger, sparkle pupa, serendipity, prince, green rock worm,October caddis nymphs, wooly buggers (on sinking line!!).

STEELIES: Green butt skunk, macks canyon, a-leach, wally walker, red-winged blackbird, Freight Train

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The Fly Fishers Place Reports
for Saturday, October 13th, 2007

Metolius River: Metolius River Fish Report 10-13-07
Deschutes River: Deschutes River Fish Report 10-13-07
McKenzie River: McKenzie River Fish Report 10-13-07
Fall River: Fall River Fish Report 10-13-07
Crooked River: Crooked River Fish Report 10-13-07
Deschutes River- Upper: Upper Deschutes River Fish Report 10-13-07
North Umpqua River: North Umpqua River Fish Report 10-13-07
Grande Ronde River: Grande Ronde River Fish Report 10-13-07
South Umpqua River : South Umpqua River Fish Report 10-13-07