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Miracle Mile


The Miracle Mile is a section of the North Platte River that runs from Kortes Dam to Pathfinder Reservoir.  The mile is one of the many blue ribbon access points on the North Platte, and sports many zealous fish in a small section of water making for a very enjoyable fishing expedition.  Since this section is full of fish, many anglers from all over flock to here to get a chance to fish this immaculate fishery.

Kortes Dam flow info 

Miracle Mile Flows

Location and Directions

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Recent Reports

Fair to GoodMiracle MileNorth Platte RiverWyoming

Miracle Mile 6/7/2021

The fishing is Fair to Good, the water is high and can be hard to get flies down to the fish. Have to run an 8-9 ft leader and 2-3 AB weights to get flies down and slowed down for fish.   Flow rate: 2590-2600 cfs Current Flow Rate Water clarity: Clear Best flies: Midge and Baetis Patterns (BWO, PMD, Black, Purple), Stone flies, San Juan and Rock Worms, White Sucker Eggs, Hare's Ear, Prince, Pheasant Tail Best lures: Gold, Copper and Silver Colors  
Daniel Bliss
June 7, 2021
Fair to GoodMiracle MileNorth Platte RiverWyoming

Miracle Mile 5/24/21

The fishing is Fair to Good right now.  Water clarity is staying decent.   Flow rate: 2,700 cfs Current Flow Rate Water clarity: Fair Best flies: Cripplers Callibaetis, Thin Mint Leech, Foam Split Back BWO/Baetis, Twenty Inchers Best lures: Rainbow trout pattern spoons and spinners Best baits: Leeches    
Lucas Halvorson
May 24, 2021
Miracle MileNorth Platte RiverWyoming

Miracle Mile

Fishing is fair to slow. Water is beginning to get high and murky due to run-off. Flows reported last at 2365 CFS. Flies: streamers with flash, leeches with flash Lures: Anything with bright colors, gold, and silver Bait: leeches and nightcrawlers
Fly Store
May 8, 2020
Good or greatMiracle MileNorth Platte RiverWyoming

Miracle Mile 9/11/19

Report from our partners at Two Dogs Guide Services Fishing is Good Flows are around 1000 CFS and water is clear Flies: Rock worms (red, Purple) FB Pheasant tails, Hares ears, scuds (olive), Thin Mint mid day the smaller the better on most of these. Lures: Panther Martins (yellow/silver) Two Dogs Client photo from Miracle Mile
Fly Store
September 11, 2019
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