Current Weather: 48.0 | Fair

Information & Conditions: East River

Updated 4/3/16

Status: Good to Go!

Current Conditions: East River Flow: 79 cfs at Almont as of April 3rd, 2016.

Detailed Description:

East River Fishing Report as of April 3rd, 2016:

The East River is open and starting to fish well at different times of the day. Look for fish holding in the deeper slower pools this time of year. Sporadic midge hatches are occurring bringing fish to the surface.

Suggested Fly Patterns:
Black zebra midges in 20-22, WD-40s in sizes 20-22, Caddis larva in sizes 16-18, Olive two bit hookers in sizes 14-16, Syl's midge in sizes 20-22, Dark RS2's in sizes 18-20.

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