The Gorge Fishing Report

Owens River - Gorge - Bishop, CA (Inyo County)


by Tom Loe
4-22-2018
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Flows have moved up significantly making for improved conditions. The best bite occurs during the BWO hatch mid-day. Use lighter weight rods here with a mayfly adult or go with a dry/dropper combination. Our Parachute hi-vis BWO is an excellent pattern as your dry. FB PT’s, Assassins, & small midge emergers are good calls for the dropper nymph. 

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