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Georgetown Lake

Updated 06/24/2019 at 5:33pm

Conditions At-a-glance

ok

Weather Forecast

Our Report

 

BEST TECHNIQUES:

**CLOSURE: The southeast shoreline is closed until July 1. Check your regulation book for the map and description of the closure.**

Slowly stripping micro-leeches, nymphs, scuds, sow-bugs, chironomids, and small streamers.

OUR TIPS OF THE WEEK:

**CLOSURE: The southeast shoreline is closed until July 1. Check your regulation book for the map and description of the closure.**

1. Long, slow strips with micro-leeches, scuds, sow-bugs, chironomids.
2. Fish morning and late afternoon to avoid high winds.
3. Learning to double haul will increase distance and ability to cast in windy conditions.

7 DAY OUTLOOK:

**CLOSURE: The southeast shoreline is closed until July 1. Check your regulation book for the map and description of the closure.**

Things are picking up at the lake. Look out for increased damsel, callibaetis, and dragonfly nymph activity.

Our Philipsburg location, Flint Creek Outdoors, is open Thursday-Monday 7:30a-5p.  Stop in and talk to Josh for up-to-date information.

Good Luck From our Team!

Conditions

Just OK.

The Hatch

Midges, soon to be callibaetis.

Fly Patterns

Micro-leeches, scuds, sow-bugs, chironomids, small streamers

Specifics

Water Flow

Clear, choppy at times.

Visibility

10'

Water temperature at mid-day

60

Water Condition

Clear

Best time of day to fish

Morning and late afternoon

Best stretch

The whole lake fishes well.

Best access point

The north shore access points: Red Bridge, Rainbow Bay, Piney Point.

Fish species

Rainbow and Brook Trout, Kokanee Salmon

Fishing season

**CLOSURE: The southeast shoreline is closed until July 1. Check your regulation book for the map and description of the closure.** The rest of the lake is open.

Nearest airport

Missoula International

Recommended fly fishing leader

12' 2x

Recommended fly fishing tippet

2x

Best fly fishing rod

Crisp to cast but soft enough to fight big fish.

Best floating fly line

Short head weight forward floating to quickly shoot line and turn flies over in the wind.

Best sinking fly line

Clear tip intermediate.