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Green River Fly Fishing Report for May 19th, 2015

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Flows:
  7500 (high water). 6500 on the 21st, 5500 on the 22nd, 4500 on the 23rd, dropping 350 each day after that.

Hatches:
  BWO's, Cicadas


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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 Fair.
 There are enough cicadas out to pull up a few fish.

Dry Flies to use:

Gulper Special #18-20
Adams #18-20
Morgans Midge #22
Griffith's Gnat #22
BWO Cripples 18-20

Terrestrials:
   Small Ants and Beetles
   Triple Doubles
   Pine Beetle # 10
   Cicada's #8-10
   Cricket's #10-12
   Black PMX #8-10
   Peacock PMX #8-10
   Tan Hoppers 8-10highwaterflies photo highwaterflies_zpsbdgrgzn0.jpg

Nymph fishing
has been Good
High water fishing.  Worms, eggs, and scuds.


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 Poor.
  There will be lots of debris on B section for a few days.
Dry Flies to use:
 Terrestrials. 

Nymph fishing
has been good.
Worm, eggs, and scuds.



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.  Varied colors and sizes have been good.  Just do a little searching.



C-Section: Is extremely mossy right now.

Dry fly fishing has begun.  Hoppers and crickets are meandering around. 

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.