Water Levels on Little Truckee are Still High

Little Truckee River - CA (Sierra County)

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by Mountain Hardware & Sports
(530) 587–4844

The water levels on the Little Truckee River are still high and the flows are quicker than average. Anglers are seeing more caddis flies and green drakes on the Little Truckee and because of the high flows, nymphing has been producing the better fish. 


Bugs:  PMDs, Green Drakes, Skwalas, B.W.O’s, Midges, Worms, Crawdads, Sculpins, and Caddis
Gear:  9′-11′ 4-6wt rod with 7′-12′ 4x-5x leader

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