The Lower Owens has a Crane Fly hatch in the AM and a caddis hatch in the PM

Owens River - CA


by The Trout Fitter Staff
10-19-2012
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Water Conditions: Fair the flows are down to 250cfs as of 10/17.

Fishing Conditions and Hatches: Flows are now down almost to prime levels. Sporadic crane fly hatch in the AM, with small tricos and caddis early as well. Small mayflies in the afternoon til about 4.
Keep a watchful eye for ticks and tuck your pants into your socks.

Recommended Flies:

NYMPH:
Copper John #18-20, BH Flashback Pheasant Tail #20, Zebra Midge #18-22, Medallion Midge #20, Tungsten Psycho #16-20, Barr's Emerger #18-22

DRIES: Stimulator #16-20, Hot Creek Caddis #18-22, CDC Baetis DUN #20, Elk Hair Caddis Tan #18-20, Parachute Caddis Grey #18-20, Parachute Adams #18-20

STREAMERS: Pop's Bugger, Olive Doc's Twin Lake Special, Flashabou Buggers


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