Mossy Creek, Virginia Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Mossy Creek, Virginia Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Keep an eye on streamside vegetation as it is covered with beetles. Plop beetles down to prospect the weed lines for hungry trout!
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Mossy Creek is currently Just OK

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: above average

Visibility: 60 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 68 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: the warmer hours of the day

Best stretch: The closer you are to the main springs the better the fishing

Best access point: There are only 2 public access points: 1 at the Mossy Creek Church, and 1 at the 42/747 bridge.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Tricos, Drakes, Sulphurs

Fish species: Brown Trout

Fishing season: Year Round

Nearest airport: Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport

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Mossy Creek Description

Mossy Creek is a peaceful limestone spring creek that meanders from its springhead in the village of Mt Solon about 8 miles to its confluence with the North River. It is similar to Pennsylvania spring creeks with fishable hatches of many species of mayflies and caddis. A four mile section of Mossy is open to the public thanks to an arrangement worked out by the landowners, Trout Unlimited, and The Virginia ...

Techniques & Tips

The creek is clearing up. Look for tricos early in the mornings and drakes and sulphurs in the evening hours.

7-Day Forecast

Detailed Forecast This AfternoonA chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. TonightA chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. TuesdayA chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Tuesday NightA chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. WednesdaySunny, with a high near 82. North wind 3 to 7 mph. Wednesday NightMostly clear, with a low around 60. ThursdaySunny, with a high near 83. Thursday NightMostly clear, with a low around 62. FridayMostly sunny, with a high near 84. Friday NightA chance of showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%. SaturdayShowers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Saturday NightShowers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%. SundayShowers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Sunday NightShowers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%. MondayA chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.

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