Big Thompson River Below Lake Estes:
Runoff picked up a lot with the warm weekend, 350 CFS above Lake Estes. Updated 5/24/2016. The Flow is still running 125 CFS below Estes. The fishing has been very good with nymphs and small midges. Micro Mayfly, Zebra Midges, Tan sow bug, Pink San Juan worms and Copper Ribbed RS2. Lead with Red Two Bit Hooke or Pheasant tail with Blue Poison Tung in the middle. The inlet to Lake Estes is fishing good.