Mossy Creek, Virginia Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Mossy Creek, Virginia Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Warm weather and overcast rainy weather is providing great streamer fishing and some BWO dry fly fishing this week.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Mossy Creek is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: above average

Visibility: 10 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 49 Degrees F

Water condition: Moderately Turbid

Best time of day to fish: the warmer hours of the day

Best stretch: The closer you are to the main springs the better the fishing

Best access point: There are only 2 public access points: 1 at the Mossy Creek Church, and 1 at the 42/747 bridge.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

BWO and midges are out and very thick some afternoons. Look for the best fishing on top after 3pm.

Fish species: Brown Trout

Fishing season: Year Round

Nearest airport: Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport

Mossy Creek Description

Mossy Creek is a peaceful limestone spring creek that meanders from its springhead in the village of Mt Solon about 8 miles to its confluence with the North River. It is similar to Pennsylvania spring creeks with fishable hatches of many species of mayflies and caddis. A four mile section of Mossy is open to the public thanks to an arrangement worked out by the landowners, Trout Unlimited, and The Virginia ...

Techniques & Tips

Throw some meat as the big browns have been on the prowl.

7-Day Forecast

Detailed Forecast TodayRain likely, mainly before 1pm. Patchy fog before 1pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. TonightA slight chance of showers after 10pm. Patchy fog between 10pm and 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. FridayMostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a temperature falling to around 42 by 5pm. West wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Friday NightMostly clear, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. SaturdayMostly sunny, with a high near 39. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Saturday NightMostly clear, with a low around 20. SundayMostly sunny, with a high near 42. Sunday NightA chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 50%. MondayA chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Monday NightSnow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 60%. TuesdayRain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Tuesday NightA chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 50%. WednesdayPartly sunny, with a high near 47.

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