River Severn, Wales Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
Reported by Andrew Cartwright
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River Severn, Wales Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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River really low now and the weather is settled, dries going well also small bead head nymphs.
Fishing Report Last Updated:
9 / 8 / 2014
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing River Severn is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: Dropping

Visibility: 46 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 46 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: 10am - 4pm

Best stretch: Welshpool- Llanidloes

Best access point: Caersws

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Grannom. Black Gnat, Sedges. Large Dark Olives. Blue Winged Olives. Pale Watery. Stone Fly Cannies

Fish species: Salmon, Brown Trout, Grayling and coarse fish

Fishing season: All Year

Nearest airport: Birmingham

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River Severn Description

The river meanders through some of the most stunning scenery in Wales. The river is a rain feed free stone river with a mix of runs, long riffles, glides and pools. The wading on the upper Severn is some of the easiest you will come across (very nice if you're a novice fly fisher ). The river levels are usually good as the river is controlled by Lyn Clewedog in the summer months and also the river drops quickly ...

Techniques & Tips

All techniques work well on the upper river Severn, dry, spiders, wet fly, nymph, New Zealand, Czech nymphing and French nymphing only two days left of the season for them so be quick and then the trout starting on Saturday

7-Day Forecast

River really low now and the weather is settled, dries going well also small bead head nymphs.

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