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Davis Lake

Trout fishing has been decent, though the water is pretty low right now. Stripping a leech or damsel nymph will probably be the only reliable way to catch fish. A few callibaetis are around still, but tapering off. Bass fishing is alright as well, though as weather cools, fishing will slow down in a hurry.…
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By: Tye Krueger

Hosmer Lake

Fishing is starting to slow down but it won't shut down until the lake starts to ice up. There is still good fishing to be had. Callibaetis are still around, as well as caddis in the evening. Leeches will catch fish as well, and callibaetis nymphs can be great for picky fish. Damsel nymphs remain…
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By: Tye Krueger

Crane Prairie Reservoir

Callibaetis are the only dry flies you will likely find this time of year. Bring a selection of cripples, duns, and spinners. Balanced leeches under an indicator continue to be the most reliable way to catch fish, though chironomids, damsel nymphs, and callibaetis nymphs can be excellent as well, either under an indicator or on…
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By: Tye Krueger

East Lake

Fishing has cooled off since the hot streak that we had earlier this summer, but it remains solid. Callibaetis are likely the only dry fly opportunity you'll have this time of year. Come prepared with a range of cripples, duns, and spinners. Leeches, small chironomids, and callibaetis nymphs are effective as always. This time of…
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By: Tye Krueger

Upcoming Events

Mar
6
Tue
Intermediate Fly Tying Session 2 @ Confluence Fly Shop
Mar 6 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

This class takes the techniques learned in the beginner classes to the next level. More advanced skills and fly patterns as well as handling different materials will help better your fly tying journey. All materials and tools are provided.

Mar
7
Wed
Beginner Fly Tying Session 3 @ Confluence Fly Shop
Mar 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Through this 4 week class we build upon techniques and skills learned in previous classes from putting thread on a hook to the finished fly. All tools and materials are included.

Mar
13
Tue
Intermediate Fly Tying Session 2 @ Confluence Fly Shop
Mar 13 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

This class takes the techniques learned in the beginner classes to the next level. More advanced skills and fly patterns as well as handling different materials will help better your fly tying journey. All materials and tools are provided.

Mar
14
Wed
Beginner Fly Tying Session 3 @ Confluence Fly Shop
Mar 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Through this 4 week class we build upon techniques and skills learned in previous classes from putting thread on a hook to the finished fly. All tools and materials are included.

Mar
20
Tue
Intermediate Fly Tying Session 2 @ Confluence Fly Shop
Mar 20 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

This class takes the techniques learned in the beginner classes to the next level. More advanced skills and fly patterns as well as handling different materials will help better your fly tying journey. All materials and tools are provided.

Mar
21
Wed
Beginner Fly Tying Session 3 @ Confluence Fly Shop
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Through this 4 week class we build upon techniques and skills learned in previous classes from putting thread on a hook to the finished fly. All tools and materials are included.

Mar
24
Sat
Aquatic Entomology Session 2 @ Confluence Fly Shop
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Starting in the classroom and finishing on the river, this 3 hour clinic focuses on the importance of being able to identify aquatic insects, understand their life cycles, and select fly patterns that will most effectively fool the selective trout in our Central Oregon fishery.

Mar
27
Tue
Intermediate Fly Tying Session 2 @ Confluence Fly Shop
Mar 27 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

This class takes the techniques learned in the beginner classes to the next level. More advanced skills and fly patterns as well as handling different materials will help better your fly tying journey. All materials and tools are provided.

Mar
28
Wed
Beginner Fly Tying Session 3 @ Confluence Fly Shop
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Through this 4 week class we build upon techniques and skills learned in previous classes from putting thread on a hook to the finished fly. All tools and materials are included.

Apr
7
Sat
Trout Opener Celebration & Movie Event @ Confluence Fly Shop
Apr 7 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Trout Opener Celebration & Movie Event @ Confluence Fly Shop | Bend | Oregon | United States

In anticipation of the Trout Season Opener on the Lower Deschutes, we’re extending a special thank you to all of our customers on Saturday, April 7th.

Beginning in the shop at 10:00am, come attend clinics hosted by Industry and Shop Pros, see the newest product from the sport’s leading brands, and take advantage of “Event Day Only” promotions in the shop. At 6:00pm, the event moves to the Deschutes River Banquet Room at the Hampton Inn Hotel, where we’ll host a FREE BBQ dinner, beer, great Raffle Prizes, and a movie. Looking forward to seeing you all!

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