Wind River Fly Fishing Report April May VIDEO Dubois WY

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Wind River Fly Fishing Report and our Guest Randall S

Randall S with his nice Rainbow Trout April 2013 near Dubois WY.

Also: Be sure to watch this video to the end: It has special information for “Fly Fishing Guys In Trouble With Their Wives!”

WATCH NOW (Just Above!) The Dubois Wyoming Wind River Fishing Report Video For April and May 2013

We have got on helluva video jammed packed with all sorts of great Dubois WY Wind River Fishing Report information!

What you are bout to see includes over 2 months (April and May 2013) of exciting fly fishing video. Tips, locations, dreaded old rivalry competition and more cut together in a fast-paced video.

Vic “The Fly Fishing God” even made an appearance and we were honored to have him.

Plus: Special Wyoming Guided Fly Fishing Guest Randall S came out and stayed on Dubois WY for one full month.

Not only did he have a great time with fly fishing the Wind River – he brought along his Nikon D600 camera and put together a lovely Time lapse sequence with Nikon D600 at Dunoir Valley Retreat, Dubois, Wyoming. (You can see that video below-in this post).

It’s no secret…I love Spring!

The Robins and the little Finches are coming back. Just yesterday, I noticed that the Swallows have arrived as well.

There was clear evidence of green poking through the cold ground. Today the majority of Cottonwood trees along the Wind River are budding out.

Other critters are waking up and getting active.

Torrey Lake Boat Fly Fishing: Vic with a nice rainbow

That’s a Beauty Fish Sir Vic!

New life is in the air! Ahhh.

Of course, let’s not forget that the Fly Fishing opportunities around Dubois WY are excellent too.

Let’s get to the heart of the answers you are looking for:

Question: Is the Wind River Blown Out?
Answer: As of May 13th, 2013 – Yes it is

Question: Where can we fly fish in Dubois WY?
Answer: Try the 3 Lakes Area just west of town. Access to Torrey Lake is limited to a boat only. Ring Lake and Trail Lake can be accessed any way you like

Question: What are the flow rates on the Wind River near Dubois WY right now?
Answer: There are two places to check the water depth and current flow of the Wind River

First: Check Out Our New Page For Wind River Water Conditions

  1. Upper Wind River Water Flow Data Near Dubois Wyoming
  2. Upper Wind River Water Flows Above Red Creek Near Dubois WY


Wyoming Fly Fishing Report

Wind River Flow Rates: Moving Up

Wind River Before High Water April 2013

We were using a double nymph set-up.

Flies we used that worked well up until run-off on the Wind River

  1. Bead head dark Stonefly pattern with white rubber legs as the lead fly (Size 8-10)
  2. Bead head Hare’s Ear with Flash as a dropper (Size 12-14
  3. Barry’s Knuckle Dragger as a dropper (Size 12-14)
Wind River Fishing Report:Lake Fly Fishing Pays Off!

Fly Fishing Guide Larry shows a A Nice One!

Spring Fly Fishing In Wyoming: Fish Caught on the Wind River and the Lakes Near Dubois WY:

  • Brown Trout
  • Rainbow Trout

Dubois Wyoming Weather and Wind River Water Conditions:

Be careful when wading however – it is slick!

Outside Temp in Dubois Wyoming: 62 Degrees F

Water Clarity and Temperature in the Wind River

Water clarity On The Wind River after May 14th 2013: Poor
Temperature of the Wind River: 49 degrees F

Hatches Noticed:

1) Midges

Lake Fly Fishing Near Dubois WY May 2013

Best results were Leech Patterns in an Olive or Green color with some flash

  1. Olive Leech with Bead head size 12
  2. Black and Red Buggers size 8
  3. Swimming Leech Patterns size 12
  4. Sculpin Patterns in and Olive Color size 4-6

Water Clarity On Torrey Lake Near Dubois WY

Excellent! We hit the first run just after Ice-Off and the rainbows were very active at this time!

Fly Fishing Gear Used by myself and Pro Wyoming Fly Fishing Guide Larry Lewis

Hardy Zenith 9′ 5 and 9′ 6wt Weight Fly Rods Larry and Bradley
Lamson Speedster Fly Reel Larry
RIO Fly Lines Sinking and Intermediate were best on the Lake
The New Hardy CLS Fly Reel Bradley


Video: Watch this Excellent Dubois Wyoming Time Lapse Video by Randall S

Here Are Some Spring Fly Fishing Photos From Beautiful Dubois Wyoming: April 2013

This is presented as a slideshow – Hope You Enjoy It!

Here is one of the 2013 Spring Fly Fishing photos: Brown Trout I caught On A Barry’s Knuckle Dragger (from MFC)

You will see some of that action in the Wind River Fly Fishing Report for Dubois WY above.

Special Thanks to The Following People:

Jill Judd: The Best Hand Crafted Jewelry In Wyoming! See Jill’s beautiful unique jewelry today at Roca Jewelry!

Randall Stroud (and Paul): For Spending 1 Month in Dubois WY and Hiring our Great Guide Larry Lewis

Learn more about booking a guided fly fishing trip in Dubois

Larry Lewis: Dubois WY Fly Fishing Guide: For excellent Lake Boat Fly Fishing. For some of the great photos in this video too.

Vic A: The Dubois, Wyoming Fly Fishing God: You Know Who You Are.

Dennis Kidd: My Arch-Nemesis and Fly Fishing friend. It was a pleasure to kick your ass on the water. lol. On a serious note, it was just as fun to see you get your mojo back.

Beans: The Marlow’s Fly Shop Dog – everybody loves you, Bean-Nut!

Beautiful Rainbow Trout Close-Up-Olive Leech

Nice Rainbow caught on Torrey Lake. Do you like Fly Fishing Quotes and Photos? Click or Tap this photo to see more on our new page

All music and sound effects used in this Wind River Fishing Report for April May 2013 is Royalty Free.

Some are licensed by Apple Computer, Inc and available through our purchased software ILife, IMove and legal to use

Track: Jaracanda

Other Tracks in this Wyoming fly fishing video are licensed by.

Royalty free music licensed by
(That means we purchased it and can use it in our videos legally)

Here are the Tracks that were used in this Wind River Fly Fishing Report

Album Name: AK126 RETRO 50s, 60s & the 70s


The 50’s
Track 2. 56 Caddy 1:00

The 60’s
Track 6. Surf 66 1:22
Track 7. Doo Bee Doo 2:34

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Thanks again for stopping by and hope you enjoyed this fly fishing report!

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Best Wishes for Great Fishes,

by Bradley Marlow
Marlow’s Fly Shop and Find Fly Fishing Rods Reels and More at
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Dubois, Wyoming
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