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  1. Parachute Adams  

  2. San Juan Worm  

  3. Pheasant Tail  

  4. Parachute BWO  

  5. BWO  

  6. Thin Mint  

  7. Baetis Nymph  

  8. Zebra Midge  

  9. Woolly Bugger  

  10. Elk Hair Caddis  

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Jun 16 Estes Angler

Big Thompson - RMNP
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Updated 6/17/24. Weve finally passed peak runoff and the flows have definitely dropped considerable in the last few days. The flows of the Big Thompson Currently running through Moraine Park are at 294 cfs. Flows of The Big Thompson and Fall river into lake Estes are currently running at 591 cfs. Try San Juan worms, Foam wing RS2, Pheasant tail, Two Bit Hooker, Copper John, Caddis Midges, Zebra Midges Dries try Chubby Chernobyls, Parachute Adams, Griffiths Gnat, Small Elk/Deer hair Caddis Flies, Blue Wing Olives, Ext body BWO. Streamers try Thin mint, Green, Blk, White.

This report was written by Estes Angler: http://www.estesangler.com
970-586-2110

Jun 16 Estes Angler

Big Thompson - Canyon

Updated 6/17/24. The flows into Lake Estes are currently 294 cfs. As of this post current flows out of Lake Estes are now running at 589 cfs. Patts Rubber Leg, Squirmy Worm in Hot Pink, Soft Hackle Sow Bugs, Pheasant tails, Green Tickets, Gray Sow Bugs, Poison Tung, Juju Baetis, Zebra midges, Dry flies include Ants, Elk Hair Caddis, Olive Mole flies, Adams, BWOs and Ext BWOs, Woolly Buggers try Black, Olive, Thin Mint. leech patterns in Black, Brown, Green.

This report was written by Estes Angler: http://www.estesangler.com
970-586-2110

Jun 10 Estes Angler

Big Thompson - RMNP
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Updated 6/10/24. The flows of the Big Thompson Currently running through Moraine Park are at 552 cfs. Flows of The Big Thompson and Fall river into lake Estes are currently running at 875 cfs. Moraine Park, Fall River, Glacier Creek are open to fishing. Try San Juan worms, Foam wing RS2, Pheasant tail, Copper John, Caddis Midges. Dries try Parachute Adams, Griffiths Gnat, Small Elk/Deer hair Caddis Flies, Blue Wing Olives, Ext body BWO. Streamers try Thin mint, Green, Blk, White.

This report was written by Estes Angler: http://www.estesangler.com
970-586-2110

Jun 10 Estes Angler

Big Thompson - Canyon

Updated 6/10/24. The flows into Lake Estes are currently 875 cfs. As of this post current flows out of Lake Estes are now running at 688 cfs. Patts Rubber Leg, Squirmy Worm in Hot Pink, Soft Hackle Sow Bugs, Pheasant tails, Green Tickets, Gray Sow Bugs, Poison Tung, Juju Baetis, Zebra midges, Dry flies include Ants, Parachute Adams, Mole Flies, BWOs and Ext BWOs, Woolly Buggers try Black, Olive, Thin Mint. leech patterns in Black, Brown, Green.

This report was written by Estes Angler: http://www.estesangler.com
970-586-2110

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Address: PO Box 1703, 338 W. Riverside Dr., Estes Park, CO 80517
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Phone Number: 970-586-6548
Address: 2050 Big Thompson Ave, PO Box 4079, Estes Park, CO 80517
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Address: 629B S. Broadway, Boulder, CO 80305
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