Musconetcong River, New Jersey Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Musconetcong River, New Jersey Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Musky is high but dropping. Remember to check regulations as much of the river is closed before opening day.
Fishing Report Last Updated:
5 / 9 / 2019
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Musconetcong River is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow:

Visibility: 18 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 46 Degrees F

Water condition: Stained

Best time of day to fish:

Best stretch: Point Mountain on downstream

Best access point:

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Stoneflies Midges BWO's Hendricksons are possible

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: Open all year. Check NJ Fish and Wildlife Digest for Spring Stocking closure dates.

Nearest airport: Teterboro or Newark Liberty

Musconetcong River Description

The "Musky" as it is called by all who know it flows southwest out of Lake Hopatcong. Downstream from Saxton Falls in Allamuchy, the Musky begins to take on a normal freestone flow. It contains seasonal trout water to the town of Changewater. From Changewater to the confluence with the Delaware, the Musky mixes with the limestone ground water, cooling down and becoming a better year round trout river. The area ...

Techniques & Tips

Indicator/Tightline Streamers Dries if they are rising

7-Day Forecast

Lots of rain ob the forecast...

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