With Memorial Day weekend upon us, many folks will be headed to try their luck at some of their favorite fishing and camping spots around the state.  But where are the fish biting?  Should I head to the lake or hit the river?  What should I use to land the most fish?  Let's take a look and see...

Whether your passion is angling with a traditional spin casting rod and reel or if you prefer the timeless beauty and precision of fly fishing you will want to visit the vast waters right here in our own back yard.

Rick Darcy, Townsquare Media

LAKES REPORT

Lake What's Biting What To Use Status
Alcova Trout Worms, Powerbait Trout - Fair
Walleye Jigs, Cranks Walleye - Fair
Minnows
Pathfinder Trout Worms with Marshmallows Trout - Fair
Walleye Bait Harness, Cranks Walleye - Fair
Minnows, Spoons
Glendo Walleye Jigs tipped with Worms Fair
Perch Plastic Baits, Cranks
Crappie Bait Harness, Minnows
Seminoe Trout Worms, Plastic Baits Good
Walleye Cranks, Jigs, Spoons
Minnows
Boysen Walleye Jigs tipped with Worms Fair
Perch Plastic Baits, Cranks
Crappie Bait Harness, Minnows
Keyhole Walleye Tube Jigs, Minnows Good
Perch
Northerns
Smallies
Flaming Gorge Ling Tube Jigs, Cutbait Good
Lakers

 

Rick Darcy, Townsquare Media

RIVERS REPORT

River What's Biting What To Use Flow / Status
Gray Reef Trout San Juans, Leech Patterns 1500 CFS
Copper Johns, BWO Emergers VERY GOOD
Pheasant Tails, Midges
Cranks, Spinners
Trappers Route Trout San Juans, Leeches 1500 CFS
Copper Johns, Pheasant Tails GOOD
Cranks, Spinners
Miracle Mile Trout San Juans, Leech Patterns 1500 CFS
Copper Johns, BWO Emergers GOOD
Pheasant Tails, Midges
Cranks, Spinners
Green River Trout San Juans, Copper Johns 300 CFS
Pheasant Tails
Cranks, Spinners
Sechrist Trout San Juans, Leech Patterns 1500 CFS
Copper Johns, BWO Emergers FAIR
Pheasant Tails, Midges
Cranks, Spinners
Cardwell Trout San Juans, Leech Patterns 75 CFS
Copper Johns, BWO Emergers VERY GOOD
Pheasant Tails, Midges
Cranks, Spinners, Spoons

For more information on fishing in Wyoming be sure to check out the Wyoming Game and Fish website.

There are tons of fish and lots of water out there, now let's get out there and go fishing!