Delaware River, East Branch, New York Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Delaware River, East Branch, New York Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Your only game is streamer fishing with bunnies and the like from a boat.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Delaware River, East Branch is currently Just OK

Water flow: Harvard 2290 cfs Fishs Eddy 1980 cfs

Visibility: 24 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 41 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: all day

Best stretch: upriver of the Beaverkill

Best access point: all of them

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

early stone flies

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: April 1 through Nov. 30 (Prime: 4/15 - 6/15 & 9/15 - 10/15)

Nearest airport: Binghamton Airport (BGM), Binghamton, New York

The All New Silver Sonic Waders

Delaware River, East Branch Description

The East Branch is a tailwater beginning at Pepacton reservoir and continuing for 27 miles where it joins with the West Branch at the town of Hancock, NY and forms the main stem of the Delaware River. In character this river can be broken into two distinct sections, the upper East Branch and the lower East Branch.

Starting at the reservoir and flowing for 15 miles to its junction with the Beaverkill, ...

Techniques & Tips

It's a streamer game, a slower retrieve. Water levels are high, too high to wade right now.

7-Day Forecast

Lows in the upper teens mid week will knock the water temps back to the 40's. Heavy rain will get the river high & dirty. Still a little bit to go before you'll see any mayflies hatching.

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