River Report/Conditions

River Report / Conditions – May 6, 2019

May 6, 2019, Author: Patrick Cook

Yesterdays lower temp delayed the hatches till late afternoon. BWO’s have been hatching fairly consistently around 11am. The Hendricksons have been hatching around 1pm.  The Main has had lots of Apple Caddis and Hendrickson’s. The West has been predominantly been a Hendrickson and Blue Quill game.         


Hendricksons – #12-14

Blue Quills (Paraleps) #16-18

BWO #16-20

Chimarra Caddis – Not very important as an Adult, but swinging little black soft hackles in riffs can be productive. #16 -18

Little Black/Brown Stoneflies – #14-18


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West Branch at Stilesville, NY 1730 46*
West Branch at Hale Eddy, NY 2270 44*
East Branch at Harvard, NY 1050 46*
East Branch at Fish’s Eddy, NY 2600 49*
Mainstem at Lordville, NY  5690 48*
Beaverkill at Cooks Falls, NY 9 1080 50*
Cannonsville Reservoir Release 1499 cfs
West Branch at 191 Bridge  N/A 47*
Walton 1120 cfs 53*
Cannonsville Reservoir Capacity     a/o 10/7
Pepacton Reservoir Capacity 99.9%   a/o 10/7
Main Stem at Callicoon 7220cfs 50*