Category: River Report/Conditions

River Report/Conditions

River Report / Conditions – July 13, 2020

July 13, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

The West Branch remains in good shape after the recent rains with Hale Eddy at 575  cfs. Summer hatches will continue with a mix of Sulphurs, Bwos, Cahills and Isos starting in the afternoons and into the evening. Keep your tippet light and your patterns sparse. Feel free to give us a call with any […]

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River Report / Conditions – July 12, 2020

July 11, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

We received some substantial rainfall the past few days. The lower East Branch is push quite a bit of color into the Main with Fish’s Eddy at 1780 cfs. This will continue as the Beaverkill and Willowemoc drain. The West Branch however, remains in good shape with Hale Eddy falling  near 585 cfs. Summer hatches […]

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River Report / Conditions – July 10, 2020

July 10, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

We’ve got potential for some heavy rainfall today starting in the afternoon, so have a raincoat handy if you are planning a day on the river. Otherwise, Sulphurs and Bwos will make up the majority of the hatch. Nymphing, swinging wets, and blind casting Isos and Cahills will be your best bet during the slow […]

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River Report / Conditions – July 9, 2020

July 9, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

We had some storms move through the area yesterday. Some sections saw more precipitation then others. The East Branch is pushing some color into the Main. The system remains wadable. Sulphurs, Bwo’s, Cahills, and Isos will be the main items on the menu, with Sulphur spinners falling at dark. Cross Current Guide Service is now […]

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River Report / Conditions – July 8, 2020

July 8, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

We’ve got some storms moving through the are this morning which will give way to party sunny skies this afternoon. The Sulphur hatch is on, providing good dry fly action mid day. Downsizing your fly and tippet will help on picky fish.  Cross Current Guide Service is now booking Magic Hour trips in the evenings, […]

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River Report / Conditions – July 5, 2020

July 5, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

Nymphing during the daytime will be your best bet until the hatches get going. The upper portions of the river tend to pick up earlier on than the lower. Sulphurs in size 16 & 18 are the go-to, while blind casting Isos in likely holding water can raise a few during the slower periods. Have […]

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River Report / Conditions – July 4, 2020

July 4, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

Nymphing during the daytime will be your best bet until the hatches get going. The upper portions of the river tend to pick up earlier on than the lower. Sulphurs in size 16 & 18 are the go-to, while blind casting Isos in likely holding water can raise a few during the slower periods. Have […]

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River Report / Conditions – July 3, 2020

July 3, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

Nymphing during the daytime will be your best bet until the hatches get going. The upper portions of the river tend to pick up earlier on than the lower as a result of the current water temps. Sulphurs in size 16 & 18 are the go-to. Have a great holiday weekend! Cross Current Guide Service […]

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River Report / Conditions – July 1, 2020

July 1, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

We’ve had good reports of bug activity, and fish feeding well on top the past few days. Covering water is the name of the game during the daytime hours. Prospecting with a big Cahill or Iso pattern has been productive.  Cross Current Guide Service is now booking Magic Hour trips in the evenings, 6pm to […]

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River Report / Conditions – June 30, 2020

June 30, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

We’ve had good reports of bug activity, and fish feeding well on top the past few days. Covering water is the name of the game during the daytime hours. Prospecting with a big Cahill or Iso pattern has been productive.  Cross Current Guide Service is now booking Magic Hour trips in the evenings, 6pm to […]