The Yakima is rocking on. This river continues to produce strongly. Dry flies are game on with summer stones and hoppers being the main fare. The Yakima is a great river with the big dry fly in the heat of summer.
Current hatches include…
Summer Stones, Hoppers, Yellow Sallies, PED’s, Caddis
Coming soon to a river bank near you…
Craneflies, Fall Cahills
Best big bugs lately;
#6 to #12 Gypsy Kings, Chubby’s, Dave’s hopper
Best droppers lately;
#14-16 YB’s, Yellow Sally perdigon,
Covering lots of water and tossing dry flies, dry droppers, streamers etc…..
No float distance is too long.
To dirty to fish…..There are lots of steelhead around! Can’t wait for the temperatures to cool and the river to come back into shape..