Category: River Report/Conditions

River Report/Conditions

River Report / Conditions – October 28, 2020

October 28, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

With the precipitation in the forecast, the Cannonsville release has been cut. The gage at Hale Eddy is showing 827 cfs currently. The streamer bite has been good the past few days, hopefully the cloud cover and rain will keep that rolling. Olives have been good in the afternoons, with a few caddis and Iso’s […]

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River Report / Conditions – October 25, 2020

October 25, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

We’ll have some better conditions today and the cold nights should push some olives in the afternoons. The forecast for the next few days is showing decent cloud cover, so hopefully they follow suit. Long leaders, light tippet, and sparse fly patterns have been getting it done. Fall Hours: The fly shop will be open […]

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River Report / Conditions – October 24, 2020

October 23, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

With a bit of rain falling and some leaves flying through the air, it looks and feels a lot more like late October in the river valleys this morning. The rain should taper off in by the afternoon, and the winds are “projected” to fade as the day progresses. So lets call it a streamer […]

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River Report / Conditions – October 22, 2020

October 22, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

We’re in the 70s again today and it looks like the wind should be less of a factor. Theres a bit more of a release from Cannonsville, with the gage at Hale Eddy reading 1150 cfs. Bwos and caddis are still present in the afternoons. Long leaders, light tippet and sparse flies have been the […]

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River Report / Conditions – October 21, 2020

October 21, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

We’ve got temps in the 70s today and tomorrow, which should make for some nice days on the river. Bwos and caddis are still present in the afternoons. Long leaders, light tippet and sparse flies have been the norm. Fall Hours: The fly shop will be open Wednesday to Sunday 9am-4pm   Hatching: Isonychia #14 […]

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River Report / Conditions – October 17, 2020

October 17, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

The flow on the West Branch at Hale Eddy this morning is 1100 cfs. With the current release, it should shape up to be a good day for nymphs and streamers. The Lower East and Main are both at good levels for wading. Bwo’s and caddis are on the water in the afternoons, bringing some fish […]

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River Report / Conditions – October 16, 2020

October 16, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

Flows have settled in with Stilesville at 325 cfs. We should have good cloud cover today, and manageable wind. The high will be in the low 50s. Looks like a great day for olives. We’ve also seen olive spinners mixed with some caddis in the evenings. -UPDATE- The release from Cannonsville has increased, the gage […]

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River Report / Conditions – October 14, 2020

October 14, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

With Stilesville at 860 cfs this morning, it could be a great day for streamers on the West Branch. Good levels for wading can be found on the East Branch and Main Stem of the Delaware. Olives have been showing in good numbers with some caddis mixed in. Faster water continues to be productive for […]

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River Report / Conditions – October 11, 2020

October 10, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

The Cannonsville release has been scaled down, with the gage at Stilesville showing 232 cfs. Expect the lower west to continue to drop throughout the day. We’ve got a few potential days of rain in the forecast, hopefully that will help keep the flows healthy and the fishing productive. There’s still a few Isos around, […]

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River Report / Conditions – October 9, 2020

October 9, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

The West Branch is looking good this morning. 806 cfs at Hale Eddy bodes great for fall. Caddis and Bwos will bring some fish to the surface. Iso’s are still an option as well. Blind casting them in the broken water can be productive during the slow periods. With sunny skies and moderate winds in […]