Hot Creek is fishing well but you need to fish the deeper sections or along the banks

The Trout Fitter Staff

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Water Conditions: The flows are at 8 cfs as of 8/1. The water is clear but the weeds can be a problem.

Fishing Conditions and Hatches: The fishing is good at Hot Creek. But you need to fish the deeper sections and along the bank. Nymphing will be a little difficult at this time because of the low flows and high weeds.

Recommended Flies:

chernobyl, cdc ant, parachute adams, elk hair caddis, parachute caddis, e/c caddis, Hemingway special, Henryville special, clown shoe caddis, parachute emerger caddis, missing link, sloan's outrigger caddis, parachute ant, baby boy hopper, griffith gnat, stream bank hopper

NYMPHS: rubber leg copper johns, wd40, buckskin, deep six caddis pupa, fox's poopah, nitro caddis, bead diving caddis, sparkle pupa, juju baetis, rainbow warrior, pocket water baetis, lighting bug, rainbow warrior

STREAMERS: ...weeds are high & water is to low to pull streamers

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Mammoth Lakes Basin

The Trout Fitter Staff

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Water Conditions: Water conditions are clear in the Mammoth area. Fishing Conditions and Hatches: Fishing is good in Mammoth Lakes. Dry fly fishing will be more affective in the early morning and in the evening. Match the hatch. During the days, a float tube is recommended to pull streamers. be sure to use a some kind of sink line or a Rio sinking Versi-tip leader. Recommended Flies: DRIES: parachute adams, royal wulffs, stimulators, callibaetis dries, humpy, extended body bwo, griffith gnat, sierra brite dot,......

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