River Report/Conditions

River Report / Conditions – May 29, 2019

May 29, 2019, Author: Patrick Cook

Yesterdays rain gave a small bump in flows, but the river is cleared up and ready for another day of fishing. The entire system is wadeable. The West and Main levels are good for floating and wading. The West above Hale Eddy is still seeing a good number of Hendricksons. The entire West and Main is seeing a lot of caddis. The lower West and Main have been seeing March Browns. The Main is seeing Sulphurs as well. The Upper East still has Hendrickson’s with the very occasional MB as with the Lower East.


Hendricksons – #12-14

Blue Quills (Paraleps) #16-18

BWO #16-20

Apple Caddis #14 – 16

Grannom Caddis #16 -18

March Browns #10 – 12

Sulphurs #14-18


Click on the gauge below for the most recent update:

West Branch at Stilesville, NY 669 46*
West Branch at Hale Eddy, NY 847 47*
East Branch at Harvard, NY 284 52
East Branch at Fish’s Eddy, NY 1050 58
Mainstem at Lordville, NY  2180 59
Beaverkill at Cooks Falls, NY 9 434 57
Cannonsville Reservoir Release 1499 cfs
West Branch at 191 Bridge  N/A 50*
Walton 569 59
Cannonsville Reservoir Capacity 100   a/o 10/7
Pepacton Reservoir Capacity 100%   a/o 10/7
Main Stem at Callicoon 2550 60