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Saratoga Lake

Description

Saratoga Lake is located 2 miles north of Saratoga,WY along HWY 130/230.  This lake offers fishing, boating and many other opportunities for recreation.  Many trout species can be caught in this lake, making for a fun experience.  The winter months are never dull here either as the ice fishing can often be very efficient, along with the annual ice fishing derby that takes place here that has many people show up to compete in.

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Recent Reports

Fair to GoodFremont CanyonNorth Platte RiverWyoming

Fremont Canyon 6/7/2021

Fishing is Fair to Good, Water levels are low and clear. The fish are very spooky and line shy   Flow rate: 80 cfs Current Flow Rate Chart Water Clarity: Clear Best Flies: Midge and Baetis Patterns (BWO, PMD, Black, Purple), Size 18-22 Dry Flies (BWO, Black Midge) San Juan and Rock Worms, White Sucker Eggs   Best Lures: Copper, Silver, Brass Colors
June 7, 2021
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  
June 7, 2021
Good or greatGray ReefNorth Platte RiverWyoming

Gray Reef 6/7/2021

The fishing is Good right now, the upper end is clear and the lower end is off color. The fish are sitting in the faster runs and on shelfs feeding then going a little deeper as the heat comes up.   Flow Rate: 485-500 cfs Current Flow Rate Best Flies: Midge and Baetis patterns (PMD, BWO, Black, Purple), San Juan Worms, Rock Worms, White Sucker Eggs Best Lures: Copper and Silver Colors
June 7, 2021
Fair to GoodFremont CanyonNorth Platte RiverWyoming

Fremont Canyon 5/29/2021

Fishing is Good, the fish are looking for bugs and to the top for dries. Fish are a little line shy with the low clear water   Flow rate: Holding steady at 75cfs Current Flow Rate Chart Water Clarity: Clear Best Flies: Midge and Baetis patterns (BWO and PMD), rock worms and starting into San Juan worms.   Best Lures: Gold and Copper color
May 30, 2021
Good or greatGray ReefNorth Platte RiverWyoming

Gray Reef 5/29/2021

The fishing is Good, water is clear and fish are holding in the fast water seams and on shelfs.   Flow Rate: Holding steady at 450 cfs Current Flow Rate Best Flies: Lots of Baetis and Midge patterns, Rock Worms, and  San Juan worms Best Lures: Gold and Copper colors are doing well
May 30, 2021
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