Elk River - Upper Elk River, West Virginia Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
Fly Fishing Map of Elk River, WV
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Elk River - Upper Elk River, West Virginia Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Brown Trout
Fishing Report Last Updated:
2 / 25 / 2016
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Elk River is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Elk River Guide Service

Water flow: low

Visibility: 48 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 54 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: mid-day

Best stretch: Slatyfork portion of Elk River C&R area

Best access point: Slatyfork parking area

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

tiny baetis

Fish species: Brown and Rainbow Trout

Fishing season: Year round

Nearest airport: Lewisburg , Wv , Clarksburg, WV

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Elk River Description

Slatyfork portion of Elk River near the Elk River Inn. This is the headwater portion of the river below the junction of Big Spring, Slatyfork and Old Field. This stream is underlain with limestone and the resultant alkalinity provides an abundance of insects. Known to the locals as Slatyfork, it is actually the same river as the one at Elk Springs. These upper reaches are usually less than twenty feet wide ...

Techniques & Tips

hit the banks with terrestrials

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Have had some really bad weather will update as possible. 304 636 7642

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