April 28th Missouri River Fishing Report

April 28th Missouri River Fishing Report

Shit hot short fishing report today this Thursday in late April.

BWO’s: Top to bottom. Hatch generally in the afternoon, but yesterday started about 937am and did not stop.

March Browns: Yep. This is a short lived hatch and when you blink it will be gone for another year. 7-10 days of this bug on the Mo.

Midges: Daily.

The nymphing game got silly few days ago and will not slow down for some time. Short or long or medium depth. You find ’em and stay on ’em. April is good. May is ridiculous.

The dry fly game? Oh, pretty good. Those who stay on course can find them all day. But that does not mean nymphing and then stopping and then nymphing and so forth. Key words here are stay on course.

Streamer fishing: Not as good as we want it to be. Most are nymphing and dry fly fishing.

Weather: Seasonal. Finally. In one word? Perfect.

Summer Flows? Getting stronger everyday this week. And some of last too. Keep those 80F days off the books for a while.

Water Temps: Back down to 46F.

Water Flows: 4300cfs

Big Sale: This weekend at Headhunters Fly Shop in friendly downtown Craig Montana. Clearing it all out. If it ain’t new we don’t want it. But maybe you do. Details very soon.

Sunday May 1st: McCune-Gould Sustained Anchor Spey Clinic. A couple spots left for the only Rocky Mountain stop this year! Well worth your while. Call and get yourself some kick ass spey-education.

SIMMS: Glad I was wearing Gore-Tex this week. Rain is no contest for the SIMMS Gore-Tex partnership. #forgettheforecast # Coldfeetareforweddings

Hours: 7am til 8pm. You all day long fly shop. Nighttime too…

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