River Reports – Bow River,Elk River and Missouri River

DBO Guide Mike Turnbull with a Oldman River Tailwater Rainbow

Rivers throughout SW Alberta and S.E. British Columbia are now on the drop and fir the most part fishing well.The Bow River in and below Calgary Alberta has been fishing great,Streamers and Stone Flies (dries) have been producing some great fish.Further south The Oldman River Tailwater has been decent along with some walk and wades we won’t talk about.

Frank’s Tank and D.B.O. Guide Gavin Stookes

The Elk River has also risen and is now on the drop.The Golden Stone Fly hatch is over but Green Drakes,P.M.D.’s Caddis and Terrestrials have been producing.

Elk River Cutty

Down on Montana’s Missouri River the fishing has been overall decent.Lots of Dry fly action on Caddis ,Tricos and Hoppers.

Missouri River Brown Trout
Dry Fly Bend