Lower Owens River Report

Jim Elias

Report Date:


Lower Owens 4/25/2021 Flows are now up to about 203cfs. Water is off color

Rod Size:  #4-#5 Weights

Tippet Size: 4-5X 

Leader: Euro/Czech Leader, 9ft 4-5x

Dry Flies:  Elk Wing Caddis #14-16, Parachute Adams #16-18

Nymphs: Fox's Caddis Poopah Olive #16,TH Soft Hackle Caddis Pupa #16, Shaggy Wire Caddis #16, Thrift Shop Caddis #16,  Eurotrash Nymph Brown #16, Eurotrash Nymph Gray #16, Eurotrash Nymph Olive #16, Turbo Midge #16-18, Red Copper John #18-20 Zebra Midge #20-22, Pheasant Tail #16-18, Copper Zebra Midge #18-20, Bird's Nest Olive #16-18, Zebra Midge #18-20, Hogan's S&M Nymph #16-18, MicroMayfly Olive #16-18

Streamers: Haven't Tried.

Haven't been down here since they bumped the flows up to 200cfs. I'll have some time early this week to go check things out.

Fish Mammoth Guides Services is located in Mammoth Lakes, CA (Mono County). Fishing Guide, Jim Elias, can take you fishing on Crowley Lake, Upper Owens, Lower Owens and East Walker River. To book your guided fishing trip with Jim Elias please all him at (760) 582-2195 and for more information please visit his WEBSITE..

More Reports

Fish Mammoth Reports
for Sunday, April 25th, 2021
Fish Mammoth Reports
for Thursday, April 15th, 2021
Hot Creek: Hot Creek Fishing Report
Owens River - Section 3 - Upper (above Crowley): Upper Owens River Report
Owens River - Lower: Lower Owens River Report
Owens River - Gorge: Owens River Gorge Fishing Report
East Walker River (CA): East Walker River Report
Crowley Lake: Crowley Lake - Opening day is April 24th!


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