Grande Ronde River Fly Fishing
The 11th most popular fly fishing river in Washington.
Friday 1 July 2016 06:19 GMT
South of Spokane and Clarkston, the Grande Ronde River is known for its prolific hatches and rainbow trout fly fishing. This freestone river has cut a deep canyon through the basalt flows. It is known for excellent stonefly and caddis hatches. While summer is good for rainbow trout, the real attraction on the Grande Ronde River is the steelhead which run from October to mid-April.
The access for fly fishing on the Grande Ronde River is best off Grande Ronde Road that heads west off SR129.
Note: When fly fishing in the Washington, a valid Washington State fishing license is required in your possession at all times.
Overall, Grande Ronde River is the 11th most popular fly fishing river of all 12 fly fishing spots in Washington.