Musconetcong River, New Jersey Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Musconetcong River, New Jersey Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Summer water temps are a no go for catching and releasing Trout.
Fishing Report Last Updated:
7 / 13 / 2019
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Musconetcong River is currently Fish somewhere else this week

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow:

Visibility: 18 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 72 Degrees F

Water condition: Stained

Best time of day to fish: Early/Mid-Afternoon on

Best stretch: Point Mountain on downstream

Best access point:

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Invaria Sulphur Dorethea Suluphur anyday now BWO's Caddis Midges

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


7-Day Forecast

Hit the Salt, ponds for bass and panfish, lakes and rivers for Carp, the Delaware water gap for Smallies, or Travel to the Catskills or other tailwaters/spring creeks if you need to fish for Trout. See you in the Fall...

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