UPPER BASE CAMP FISHING REPORT

REPORTING FOR THE WEEK OF JULY 6 TO JULY 13

WATER TEMP AND CLARITY

 The Upper river is gin clear and the water temperature has been as high as 64 degrees  this week. 

 

WEATHER CONDITIONS

Another amazing week of warm and dry weather!! On Sunday and Monday we had temps as high as 95 degrees!We have been swimming in the river three or four times a day to stay cool. 

 

HOT FLY OF THE WEEK

 The mouse was still our go to fly for trout

 

HIGHLIGHT OF THE WEEK

At 95 degrees I think we set a new record for the all time high temp. The conditions for trout fishing have been absolutely ideal and mousing has been great.

 

QUOTE OF THE WEEK

Our first Alaskan fishing adventure- First class guides and super fishing for all species of fish! Ray Armstrong, PA

 

WILDLIFE SPOTTED

Lots of  birds along the river including Bald Eagles, Mallards, Pintail, Widgeon, Green wing Teal, Canadian Geese, Tundra Swans, Mergansers, Common Loons, Sandhill Cranes, Arctic Terns, Long tail Jaegers, Glaucous winged Gulls, Bald Eagles, Ruffed Legged Hawks, Kestrels, Harlequin ducks, Osprey, Peregrine falcons, Golden crowned Sparrows, Swallows, Common snipe, Greater yellow leg, Ptarmigan, Ravens, and Crows.