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Green River Fly Fishing Report for November 4th, 2016

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Flows:
1400 on average
Hatches:
  Small BWO's
Red Creek: clear

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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 Good.  The fish are in pods of risers.  Matching the hatch can be difficult as BWO's are 20-24.  Try using a small ant or cricket as an alternative.

Dry Flies to use:

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



Nymph fishing
has been Good. 
Eggs and ginger buggers as attractors followed by something small and gray.  Barr's emergers or WD40's in sizes 20-24 are good choices. The spawn will be starting soon.  Eggs will become a major food source.

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 Far less BWO's as the A section.  Fair at best.


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:  Most fish have migrated toward the Dam in preparation for the spawn.  Streamer fishing  can still be productive.


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.
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