Beaverkill, New York Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Beaverkill, New York Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
With the river level the way it is try fishing from the bank or don't wade in too far. You can find fish holding tight to the bank or in some of the slower edges, often times swinging a streamer downstream and stripping it back up along the bank can be effective. As the water clears and drops, nymphing will become more effective.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Beaverkill is currently Just OK

Water flow:

Visibility: 28 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 53 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Varies depending on weather

Best stretch: Multiple

Best access point: Numerous

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Olives Midges Caddis

Fish species: Rainbow, Brown, and Brook Trout

Fishing season: April 1 - November 30 (Prime: April 1 - July 31) NO KILL SECTIONS open all year

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

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Beaverkill Description

The Beaverkill Angler is located minutes from Junction Pool when the Willowemoc ends and the Beaverkill doubles in size. The Beaverkill River continues from Junction Pool until it meets the East Branch of the Delaware River. Both rivers are true freestones and flow quickly for a stream east of the Mississippi. They offer well over a dozen historic pools as well as many smaller pools and pocket water that all ...

Techniques & Tips

Nymphing the fast water. We have had some dry fly activity just before dark, but subsurface has still been the most productive way to fish. Streamers should become more effective as the weather turns colder and the trout get a bit more agressive.

7-Day Forecast

The river continues to drop after Sunday/Monday's rain and if we don't see any more significant rainfall it should have better wading opportunities this weekend. For the most up to date information be sure to check the fishing reports page on our website by clicking our name in the upper left corner. ***Remember, the Beaverkill is CLOSED from the 206 Bridge upstream. You can still fish from the bridge downstream all the way to East Branch until the end of November.

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