Bear Creek River Report

Bear Creek River Report

7-8-2024

Flows are back up a bit, but not by a whole lot so continue keep a eye on water temps. As per usual, the smaller pulloffs will produce better than the bigger more well known parks and pulloffs. You will also encounter less dogs and people in the water as well on those. Current hatches are caddis, BWO, PMD, and midges.

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For dries, use a Micro Chubby, AR's BWO, Superman Caddis,Tickle Cripple in PMD, Parachute Adams, Foam Run Caddis, Chubby Chernobyl, Butt Head, Rosenbauer's Para Bettle, and a Hippy Stomper.

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For subsurface presentation use a Tung Wonder Nymph in PMD, Panty Dropper in PMD, Bead Head Prince, Aero Baetis, Peacock Nymph, BH Electric Rock Worm, Frenchie, Juju Baetis, Zebra Midge, Crust Nymph, and a RS-2.

Guide Rating

4/5

Weather Experienced

- Temperature: Mid 70's 

- Wind Conditions: Light Breeze

- Precipitation: None

Water Observations

- Water Temperature: Lower 60's

- Flow Level: 21.8

- Water Clarity: Light stain

About Bear Creek Fly Fishing

Bear Creek is a true Front Range gem. If you like fishing dry flies to rising fish, this creek is for you. Packed full of healthy Rainbow and Brown Trout, this beautiful cascading creek is best know for its mild run-off, making it a great option for your April – June trips.