Clackamas River

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GAGE
TIME
FT/CFS
℉/Turb
GRAPHS
12 am
4.90/296
7 30 year
12 am
10.62/825
63.3/0.8
12 am
23.21/880
64.2↓/2.3

Steelhead


► Your best bet for traditional tactics is when the light is low--right at dawn or dusk. You can also attach your fly with a riffle hitch and skate it across the surface.

► As the river becomes low and clear, smaller flies should work best. Purple and blue flies are good choices, such as the Purple Green Butt and Streetwalker.

► Fresh steelhead should be moving into the lower Clackamas later in the month, and fishing should improve.
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