Guadalupe River - Below Canyon Lake, Texas Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fly Fishing Map of Guadalupe River, TX
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Guadalupe River - Below Canyon Lake, Texas Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Get out early. Water flows are up and water temperatures are good, but the recreational traffic is getting heavy.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Guadalupe River is currently Fish somewhere else this week

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
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Water flow: 4,670 cfs

Visibility: 12 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 58 Degrees F

Water condition: Stained

Best time of day to fish: Early morning

Best stretch: 306 crossing down to the 2nd crossing

Best access point: Rio Raft Company, Lazy L & L, Rocky Beach

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Midges small mayflies caddis stoneflies

Fish species: Rainbow Trout

Fishing season: Spring

Nearest airport: Austin-Bergstrom International Airport or San Antonio

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Guadalupe River, Below Canyon Lake Description

The Guadalupe River below Canyon Lake dam is listed as one of the top 100 trout streams in America. It is also the southernmost trout stream in the U.S. The Guadalupe River chapter of Trout Unlimited is the largest chapter in the nation. The section of the Guadalupe River we fly fish on is managed as a trophy trout fishery. The bag limit is one trout over 18" per day and must be caught on an artificial lure ...

Techniques & Tips

Strike indicator nymphing.

7-Day Forecast

Flood waters are being released from Canyon Dam. The Guadalupe will be high and dangerous this week.

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