Weekend Update Mo River Fishing Report 5.12.22
Good rain today. Ended as we are writing his fishing report, but did give us a nice soak today. More please as we move through the remainder of the month.
Water temps 48F
Dry Fly Front: BWOs. Midge. Occasional March Browns. Cripples, emerges, and duns. Try duns last.
The Bobber Gang: Split or not. 2′-6′ from bobber to fly. Sow, scud, worm, large PT up top. Smaller PT derivation below or Zebra or sow.
Bugger Chuckers: Still ont he flashy front. Rusty Trombone, Goldie, R2R or Sparkle Minnow, Kreelex, Lil Kim, Red Delicious, Superflash Zonker, Skiddish Smolt, Shock and Awe, Foxy Clouser, Fruit Roll-up…
The Dearborn River was floatable this past week for 3 days. Currently the flows are at 200cfs. The Dearborn does not open for fishing until 5/21. Watch the gauge and head on out when it reaches beyond the 250cfs mark.
Izaak’s Restaurant Open Wednesday thru Sunday 4-9
Montana Red’s Food Truck Thursday thru Sunday 4-7 and lunch on Saturday.
Shotgun Annie’s nightly as well as the Missouri River Inn at Prewitt Creek for bar type fare.