Gallatin River

August 10, 2022

Fishing Conditions

August 10, 2022

The Gallatin in the Canyon is fishing great. We have all been running foam chubbies, hoppers, sallies or spruce moths for our top bug. Behind that we have been fishing various perdigons, iron sally's, tungsten split case pmd's, hare's ears, prince nymphs and stoneflies.If you want to go dry or die, fish a chubby as your top fly and an x-caddis or missing link caddis as your dropper.

*** Hoot Owl restrictions are currently in place from Cameron Bridge to the confluence of the Gallatin & Missouri (no fishing from 2pm to Midnight) ****

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Fly Pattern Suggestions

Nymphs| Mega prince 12-6; Rubber Legs 12-6; AJ's Bird Turd 6-10; Squirmy Worm (pink or red) Sz 8. nymphicators 12-18, perdigons 14-18, splitcase pmd sz 16.

Drys| Dog puke, Cat puke, Flutter stone, Water walker, Morning wood, Chubbies, Missing link, X-caddis, Parachute Adams, Royal wolf, Purple haze.

Streamers| Woolly Bugger Black: 4-8, JJ Specials 4-8, McCune's Sculpin 4-6; Zonker 2-6, dungeons (mini and regular) (Black, brown, olive, yellow).

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