Penn's Creek, Pennsylvania Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fly Fishing Map of Penn's Creek, PA
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Penn's Creek, Pennsylvania Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Keep an eye out for fish actively feeding on top, nymphing should be productive the rest of the day. Warmer weather will start to bring out terrestrials
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Penn's Creek is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: Penn's gauge is running 221 cfs, 160 cfs is the average.

Visibility: 30 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 66 Degrees F

Water condition: Stained

Best time of day to fish: late day

Best stretch: From Coburn to Weikart

Best access point: Tunnel Road below Coburn

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

ISO (8-12) Blue Quill(16-18) Tan Caddis (14-16) Midges (20-24) BWO (14-18) Light Cahill (12-14) Terrestrials

Fish species: Brown Trout with occassional rainbows and brooks

Fishing season: summer

Nearest airport: State College

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Penn's Creek Description

With 35 miles of trout water, Penn’s Creek is Pennsylvania’s longest limestone trout stream. Many people associate Penns Creek with Penns Cave--Pennsylvania’s only water cavern, where tourists glide through the dripping darkness in long, metal, motor-powered boats. The stream exiting the cave, called “Upper” Penns Creek, is small--averaging 15 to 30 feet wide. This is the coldest section of Penns Creek. ...

Techniques & Tips

Nymphing has been productive, early morning and evenings will be your best bet on the sunny days.

7-Day Forecast

Please call for the most current weather and water levels. 814-689-3654

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