Crane Prairie Fishing Report

Crane Prairie Reservoir - Sunriver, OR (Deschutes County)

Photo Credit: Courtesy of The Fly Fishers Place

by The Fly Fishers Place

I don’t have a report from Crane Prairie. I am sorry. I haven’t been back yet but I am happy to see some much cooler days and cold nights have hit us throughout the week and staying the same for at least several more days.
Should be good on Leeches and Chironomids. I hope to go too. I’d like to see if there is a 2nd brood of Callibaetis hatching, because this spring and early summer the Callibaetis hatches at Crane were the best of seen since the 80’s and that should mean a great second hatch.
Water temps for sure in the channels ought to be safe by now, and likely in the flats, especially in the morning and probably in the evening too.

Good East Lake Update 8/16/21
East Lake

I gotta tell you, East Lake is super darn good. Callibaetis spinners in the morning, callibaetis emergers and duns after...... Read More