Savage River - Lower, Maryland Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Savage River - Lower, Maryland Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
March Browns are going crazy right now and the fish are all over em. Get here now! Three days in a row of clouds and it's been on fire on the top! March browns are pumping right now and the first sulphurs are showing up! Should see solid sulphurs hatches by the weekend or early next week.
Fishing Report Last Updated:
6 / 25 / 2015
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Savage River is currently Fish somewhere else this week

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Savage River Angler

Water flow: blown out

Visibility: 48 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 43 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: 230-dark

Best stretch: Pocket water

Best access point: Access is found all along Savage river road. Just stay out from behind the houses. The locals protect their private property. If a land owner has both sides of the river, they also have the bottom, so unless you can levitate, stay clear.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

march brown sulphurs just showing up yellow sally blue quill midge caddis cranefly

Fish species: Wild brown and brook trout a few rainbows swim up and come over the spillway.

Fishing season: All year

Nearest airport: Pittsburgh Intl or Dulles Intl

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Savage River, Lower Description

The lower river is a tailwater. It's wild brown and brook trout population combined with stellar hatches attract anglers from all over the east coast. It's absolutely as good a trout river as you'll find anywhere. Blue and red quills, midges, small stones, and bwo's provide most of the action before early June. Once we get into early summer you'll find sulphurs, caddis, and yellow sallies just about every ...

Techniques & Tips

Dry fly. Don't be scared to throw streamers either.

7-Day Forecast

Should stay solid! Like us and share us! Report fishing violations to MD DNR Police 1-800-628-9944. For pic's, videos, and fresh reports after I get off the river check is out at Like us at

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