Kootenai River Fishing Report – May 5-12, 2020 – GoFlyfishMontana.com

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Kootenai River Flow: 17,000 Cubic Feet per second, minimum flow, 6 foot visibility, 39 degrees. Libby Dam outflow is expected to remain here till Sturgeon Flow/runoff augmentation in mid-May. Fisher River and other tributaries in runoff stage, Fisher @ 1300 cfs, Yaak @2700 cfs Koocanusa Inflow: 19,800 cfs Hatches: Little Blue Quills, Blue wing Olives, Western March Browns, Charcoal Sedges, Silver Stripe Caddis, …

Kootenai River Fishing Report – April 20-27, 2020 – GoFlyfishMontana.com

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Kootenai River Flow: 4,000 Cubic Feet per second, minimum flow, 6-8 foot visibility, 44 degrees. Libby Dam outflow is expected to remain here till Sturgeon Flow/runoff augmentation in mid-May. Fisher River and tributaries beginning to show some run-off. Hatches: Little Blue Quills, Blue wing Olives, Western March Browns, Charcoal Sedges, Silver Stripe Caddis, Little Olive Stones. Effective Patterns  Dry: Parachute Adams …

Kootenai River Fishing Report – August 30 – Sept 6, 2019 – GoFlyfishMontana.com

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Kootenai River Flow: 7,000 Cubic Feet per second, 10-12 foot visibility, 57 degrees. Libby Dam outflow is expected to remain at 7 kcfs through August. Fishing Report: There are hoppers-a-plenty, and our local trout population has taken notice! Now’s the time to get out there and throw some big ol’ bugs, and if you play your cards right, you just might …

Kootenai River Fishing Report – August 4 – 11, 2019 – GoFlyfishMontana.com

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Kootenai River Flow: 7,000 Cubic Feet per second, 10-12 foot visibility, 57 degrees. Libby Dam outflow is expected to remain at 7 kcfs through August. Fisher River Flow: 120 cfs Yaak River Flow: 192 cfs Thompson River: 219 cfs Fishing Report: Hoppers, PMD’s, and Caddis… Oh my! We’ve been seeing some great PMD hatches in the mornings and evenings. Caddis activity …

Kootenai River Fishing Report – July 23 – 31, 2019 – GoFlyfishMontana.com

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Kootenai River Flow: 7,000 Cubic Feet per second, 10-12 foot visibility, 57 degrees. Libby Dam outflow is expected to remain at 7 kcfs through August. Fisher River Flow: 120 cfs Yaak River Flow: 192 cfs Thompson River: 219 cfs Fishing Report: Dry fly fishing is in full effect! We’ve been having 40 and 50 fish days on guided trips! All stretches are …

Kootenai River Fishing Report – June 12-19, 2019 – GoFlyfishMontana.com

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Kootenai River Flow: 20,000 Cubic Feet per second, 8+ foot visibility, 49 degrees; this will be the peak flow for the 2019 season. Scheduled to start dropping to 7k on the 20th of June.   Koocanusa Inflow: 20,000 cfs Fisher River Flow: 422 cfs Yaak River Flow: 655 cfs Thompson River: 585 cfs Hatches: BWO’s, Little Blue Quills, Chironomids, Caddis, …