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Green River Fly Fishing Report for May 24th, 2016

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Flows:
  800
Hatches:
   Midges, BWO's,
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Ratings on this report will consist of excellent, great, good, fair and poor. Green River Brown Trout, Fight a brown below diving board rock

A-section: Good

 Dry flyfishing has been  to Fair.
Lots of rain and turbid water has made the dry flying spotty.  There are still a few BWO's about, small, about a #20.  Terrestrials have been few so far, but summer hatches are just around the corner.

Dry Flies to use:

Gulper Special #20
Adams #20
Morgans Midge #22
Griffith's Gnat #22
BWO Cripples 20



Nymph fishing
has been Good. 
Small BWO's can still be effective.  Large food items such as worms, eggs, and large scuds are good choices right now.  Small scuds, 18-22 are very active currently.  Zebra midges in dark colors have been producing as well.

Gigaglow Salmon or Roe
Zebra Midge Wine, Black,  #14-22
Gray Soft Hackle #16-22
Ginger Woolly Bugger #6-8
Ginger Bunny #6-8
Pheasant Tail #16-18
Barr's Emerger #20-24


Streamers:
Ginger bugger, white bugger and Black buggers have been good.  Sculpin patterns have been very effective as well.


green river midges

B-Section: Good

Dry flyfishing has been Good.
Same a A section. 

Dry Flies to use:
Same as A

Nymph fishing
has been Good.
Same as A

Nymphs to use:

Red, Brown, purple or Wine zebra midge #14-20 (always a good choice on this section)
Insert favorite midge pattern here #18-22
Ginger Woolly Bugger #6-8
Ginger Bunny #6-8
Pheasant Tail #12-14
Copper John #16-18
Olive RS2 #22
Gigaglow
Gray, Red, Black, Brown WD40 #20-22
Neon Nightmare

Streamers: Good.  Dark colors have been best.


C-Section: Has been blown most of the spring.


C-section flies to use:

Zebra midges #14-20
Green River Para Cricket #8
green river Mormon Cricket 2-6
Black, Peacock, Royal PMX #4-12
Hoppers #4-12
Fat Albert (tan and black) #6-10
Stimulators #10-12
Brown Chernobyl Ant 4-12
Triple Double, Double Ugly #6-12
Mormon Cricket #4-6
PT's #12
Red or Brown Zebra Midge #12-16
Black or Ginger Woolly Bugger #2-6
Black, olive or ginger bunny #2-8

Streamers: Good Try black or ginger buggers or bunnies. Choose your favorite large streamer.  Best in low light conditions.