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Hot Creek • Pleasant Valley Reservoir



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Fish N' Conditions

Doug Rodricks

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What a pleasant summer it has been in the high country. Highs in Mono County have ranged from 72 –......

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The Lake is On Fire!
Crowley Lake

Doug Rodricks

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The lake is on fire! Well not really, it just looks like smoke is rising from the shoreline as swarms......

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Flows Are Down Slightly
Owens River - Middle

Doug Rodricks

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Flows down slightly at 399 cfs. Hot Weather and warming water have the fish in the deeper sections. The flows......

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Continues to Fish Well Here
Hot Creek

Doug Rodricks

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It continues to fish well here and with less water coming out of  Mammoth Creek you can expect even better......

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Flows Have Stabilzed
Owens River - Section 3 - Upper (above Crowley)

Doug Rodricks

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Fun fishing here again as flows stabilize. Good dry fly fishing up and down the river. Some fish from Hot......

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Fish Are Starting to Channel Up Along The Weeds
Bridgeport Reservoir

Doug Rodricks

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Fish starting to channel up at the reservoir along the weeds. Assassins in parallel and standard in dark and light......

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East Walker is Slowly Dropping
Walker River - East Fork (CA)

Doug Rodricks

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East Walker still running high, but slowly dropping. Just a bit more will make the river fishable in some sections.......

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Sierra Drifters July News Letter

Doug Rodricks

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Happy July to all of you summertime fly fishers! There are lots of changes to report on in this month’s......

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Eastern Sierra Fish'N Conditions

Doug Rodricks

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Fish’n Conditions Warm weather has started the snow melting at a brisk pace.  The run-off is in full swing on most......

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Crowley Lake Fishing Report
Crowley Lake

Doug Rodricks

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The slow period required a lot of looking around and plying different water depths to locate solid concentrations of fish.......

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Flows Should Be Dropping Soon
Owens River - Middle

Doug Rodricks

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Flows holding at 400 cfs and if they drop soon we may start running early morning drifts down here. We......

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Really Good Fishing At Hot Creek
Hot Creek

Doug Rodricks

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Really good fishing here as the higher water has spread the fish out all over the creek. Best to work......

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Good Dry Fly Action
Owens River - Section 3 - Upper (above Crowley)

Doug Rodricks

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Good dry fly action in the eddies and slow water as the caddis hatch is blowing up late mornings and......

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River is Starting to Come Down
Walker River - East Fork (CA)

Doug Rodricks

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High flows still but the river is coming down. If it drops another 100 cfs, it will be fishable in......

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Fish N' Conditions

Doug Rodricks

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Hope all you dads had a great day! Summer vacation has officially started and it is time for the families......

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Some Days Are Diamonds Some Days Are Rocks
Crowley Lake

Doug Rodricks

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Some days are diamonds and some days are rocks. The bite is picking up here and the fish are still......

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Flows Have Jumped Up and Then Returned
Owens River - Middle

Doug Rodricks

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Flows jumped up a few days ago but then returned to  400 cfs here. It’s been a little slower here......

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Water is Coming Through Fast
Owens River - Section 3 - Upper (above Crowley)

Doug Rodricks

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Water is coming through at a pretty good rate at 136 cfs. The edges can be good for rising fish......

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Lots of Water Flowing
Hot Creek

Doug Rodricks

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Lots of water flowing through here but still fishable. Find the slower sections and the seams and you can get......

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Eastern Sierra Fish'N Conditions

Doug Rodricks

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The winter storms have finally left us, and warm and sunny days are now the norm in the sierra. We......

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East Walker River Fishing Report
Walker River - East Fork (CA)

Doug Rodricks

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Best to fish elsewhere right now as the river recently blew out with flows over 700 cfs. Great fishing though......

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Great Caddis Action
Hot Creek

Doug Rodricks

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Great caddis action here too. Dry dropper setups have been effective fished in both the Interpretive Site and the canyon......

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Some Great Caddis Hatches Taking Place
Owens River - Section 3 - Upper (above Crowley)

Doug Rodricks

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The few cutthroat that entered here seem to have retreated back to the lake. There are some great Caddis hatches......

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Fishing The Slower Water Can Yield Fish
Owens River - Middle

Doug Rodricks

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Flows jumped up a few days ago but then returned to  400 cfs here. It’s been a little slower here......

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