The water in the Owens River Gorge is higher than usual because of maintenance by DWP

The Trout Fitter Staff

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Water Conditions: Great the flow is at 175 CFS. This is a an abnormal flow for the gorge, which usually runs at 45 cfs it has been flowing at this level for a while. Silt should've settled.

Fishing Conditions and Hatches: Because of maintenance by DWP, the water is higher than usual.

Recommended Flies:

#18 Trapped Dun PMD, #18 Hackle Stacker, #18 Stimulator, Renegade, Parachute Adams, Royal Wulf #14-16, Rubber Leg Stimulator, Yellow Humpy 18, Sierra Brite Dot

NYMPHS: Variety of Midges, AP Emerger, CDC PMD Emerger, Trico Mayfly Nymph, Two Bit Hooker, Surface Emerger, Tungsten Psycho, Barr's Flashback Emerger, Pheasant Tail, Hares Ear, Rainbow Warrior, Prince Nymph

STREAMERS: Matuka, Goat Leech, Crystal Bugger


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