Esopus Creek, New York Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Esopus Creek, New York Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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The Esopus is closed to trout fishing for the season. It will reopen April 1.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Esopus Creek is currently Fish somewhere else this week

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: 53 CFS

Visibility: 2 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 38 Degrees F

Water condition: Stained

Best time of day to fish: Early mornings and late evenings

Best stretch: Stretch of river near the cemetery west of Phonecia.

Best access point: Public parking area next to cemetary

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Small Olives Caddis Isonychia Terrestrials Midges

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: April 1 through November 30

Nearest airport: Stewart International

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Esopus Creek Description

The Esopus Creek is located in the north eastern Catskills and is one of many tailwater streams that link together the extensive reservoir system which supplies New York City with some of the purest drinking water on the planet.The main source of water comes from the Schoharie Reservoir and the stream travels several miles to flow directly into the Ashocan Reservoir. The flow of water from the Schoharie Reservoir ...

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The Esopus is closed to trout fishing for the season. It will reopen April 1.

7-Day Forecast

The Esopus is closed for the season. It will reopen April 1.

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