Cheesman Canyon - South Platte below Cheesman Res. - Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Fishing Conditions: GOOD
Fly Fishing Report Date:Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Colorado Stream Update: The fly fishing in Cheesman Canyon has been reported to be good to great right now. I hiked into the canyon today and was pleased to find good stable flies and lots of bugs hatching."
Current Conditions at Cheesman Canyon:
A wide variety of fly fishing flies were working on the trip. Scuds, worms, caddis and stones were all fooling their fair share of Front Range trout. I even caught an early morning cut bow on a streamer right before the sun came up!
The fishing is good. Clear skies and 60+ degree weather. The water temperature was between 40-43 degrees and Slightly Off.
Weather & Water Conditions
|Temp: 60+||Temp: 40-43|
|Sky: Clear||Flow: 228|
|Wind: None||Clarity: Slightly Off|
|Precip: None||Runoff: No
Current Insect Hatches at Cheesman Canyon
|Insect Type: Stonefly|
|Insect: Small Western|
|Color: Blackish Brown|
|Insect Type: Midge|
|Insect: Black Midge|
|Time: All Day|
|Insect Type: Caddisfly|
|Insect: Micro Caddis|
|Color: Light Olive|
|Time: All Day|
Recommended Flies for Cheesman Canyon
Cheesman Canyon Wednesday, May 30, 2012 Fishing Trip Photos
Colorado Hatch Conditions for Early December
© The Flyfisher Group
|Chocolate Brown Midge||Brown to Chocolate||Feb 15 -
|All Day||20-22||2-3 Hours||
|Snow Midge||Gray to Charcoal||Jan 1 -
|Warmest part of day||24-28||2-3 Hours||
Water Flow Graph for Cheesman Canyon
|Current Flow:110cfs Measured:12/05/201320:00|
Weather for Cheesman Canyon
|Current: -5.8 °F Partly Cloudy Wind: 0 mph S|
Temperature: -5.8 °F
Humidity: 91 % Wind Speed: 0 mph S Pressure: 29.85 "
Dew Point: -7 °F Gusts: 7 mph SE Rain Today: 0 "
Mostly cloudy. Occasional flurries. Lows around 9 below.
Mostly cloudy. A 10 percent chance of snow in the afternoon. Highs around 8.
Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of snow. Highs 12 to 20.