Lower Deschutes Update 6/13/18

The big stoneflies are pretty much finished up on the lower Deschutes, and it’s time to look toward the other food sources that sustain fish through the summer. Caddis are really starting to become a staple food source, and both subsurface and dry patterns are producing fish. We have also been seeing an assortment of …

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Metolius Update 6/13/18

Now is a great time of year to be fishing the Metolius, and there is increasing opportunity to fish dry flies as we move towards summer. The big story this time of year is the Green Drakes. The strength of the hatch varies day to day, with overcast or drizzly days typically producing the best …

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June on Crane Prairie

June is one of our favorite months to be out on Crane and the fishing is really starting to heat up! We are starting to see good Damsel and Callibaetis activity, and while some days are still better than others our guides have been reporting great fishing for the most part. With the warmer weather …

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East Lake Oregon Catch

Hosmer Update 6/6/18

Hosmer has continued to fish well, and we’ve received reports that the lake has turned over and cleared up from an algae bloom in recent days. There is plenty of Damsels and Callibaetis starting to appear, and fish are really keying in on the Damsel Nymphs. The most consistent method for catching fish at the …

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Lower Deschutes Update 6/6/18

As the weather continues to warm and spring transitions to summer, we are seeing changes in bug activity on the Lower Deschutes. We are on the tail end of the Salmonfly hatch, and it is time to begin focusing on some of the smaller mayfly and caddis hatches that become more prevalent this time of …

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Fall River Update 6/6/18

There are plenty of fish in the Fall and it has been fishing well. The fish are fairly spread out, so don’t be afraid to do a little walking and cover water in search of less pressured fish. The usual strategies have been producing fish consistently, and most days there are opportunities to throw dries, …

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East Lake Update 5/30

Fishing on East Lake has been fair to good. Some days are better than others but overall there are good numbers of fish being caught. Chironomids and other nymphs below an indicator have been producing fish, and retrieving leech patterns and wooly buggers should also provide some action. It’s still a little early for any …

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Upper Deschutes Opener

Upper Deschutes: The Upper Deschutes is open for the season and fishing well! A variety of tactics have been producing fish that haven’t seen flies for several months now, and the upper provides a great opportunity to add variety to the waters we’ve been fishing in recent weeks. With plenty of access from Little Lava …

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