Lower Madison

September 21, 2021

Fishing Conditions

September 21, 2021

The Lower Madison is fishing well.  Hopper season has slowed down considerably, be looking more towards smaller dries and just using the hopper as an indicator fly.  Try running a rusty spinner or a BWO.  For sub-surface a small flashy beadhead nymph or a small tan turkey crayfish are currently the best options.  There is a minimal streamer bite starting, but weeds are beginning to be an issue.  Also, play around with where you are putting your flies as we have seen them being caught in all types of waters; buckets, shelfs, and shallows depending on the time of day. 


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Fly Pattern Suggestions

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