Big Thompson River Below Lake Estes:
The Flow is 45 CFS above Lake Estes. Updated 3/21/2017. The Flow below Lake Estes holding slightly above normal at 27 CFS. Warm weather the last week has opened up all of the Big T all the way down to Drake. The fishing has been good with nymphs and small midges. Micro Mayfly, Zebra Midges, Tan sow bug, RS-2 in Black and sparkle wing RS2. Lead with Tarnished Bead Micro May or Pheasant tail with Blue Poison Tung or Red Two Bit Hooker in the middle and a Ken and Barbie or Famous Amos on the bottom. The inlet to Lake Estes is completely ice free along the golf course.