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Bitterroot River

Monday, January 23, 3:36 a.m. MST


Current River Levels

For 7-day, 30-day, and one-year graphs, click bold type below.

GAGE LOCATION

DAY/YEAR
GRAPHS

CURRENT
STAGE/FLOW

WHAT TIME

W. Fk. Bitterroot / nr Conner

7 30 year

1.22 / 75

2 am

E. Fk. Bitterroot / nr Conner

7 30 year

- / -

N/A

Bitterroot / nr Darby

7 30 year

1.23 /

2 am

Bitteroot / nr Missoula

7 30 year

3.16 /

2 am


Weather

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CITY

Missoula

NOAA

Accuweather

TWC


What to Expect in January

How to use this section.


Hatches divided by half-month.  Super    Major    Minor    Slight    None

HATCH

NYMPH/
LARVA

PUPA/
EMERGER

DUN/
ADULT

EGG-
LAYER

Spotted caddis

Green caddis

Little brown stonefly

Midge

Sculpin

Baitfish

Roe


Doublebead stonefly nymphs, San Juan Worms, and Princes are good options; the doublebead will help get your fly on the bottom where it belongs. Look for midge hatches in slow glides on warmer days when the temperature is around 38-39 degrees or higher. Peak activity is 2:00-4:00 p.m.

For more on January tactics and flies, see the Rivers in General forecast

Other Fisheries

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Other Info Sources

Phone or click on links

Bitterroot Fly Company 406-821-1624

Blackfoot River Outfitters 406-542-7411
Online report

Chuck Stranahan's Flies and Guides 406-363-4197

Grizzly Hackle 406-721-8996
Online report

The Kingfisher 406-721-6141
Online report

The Missoulian Angler 406-728-7766
Online report

Osprey Outfitters 406-363-1000


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