East Walker River Report

Walker River - East Fork (CA) - Bridgeport, CA (Mono County)

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by Truckee River Outfitters
9-5-2008
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Tailwater

Leave it be. Conditions suck for the fish; low oxygen levels, high water temps, and the weeds and goo make it tough to fish the sections below the first bridge. There will be some opportunities in late Sept/early Oct. if the flows do not go to a trickle. The EW is not shaping up to have a great fall season.



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