Penn's Creek, Pennsylvania Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fly Fishing Map of Penn's Creek, PA
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Penn's Creek, Pennsylvania Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Penns remains in good shape. Look for Cahill, blue quill, caddis, ect... this week.The fishing has been consistent, but be sure to watch those temps, especially down low.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Penn's Creek is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: Penns gauge is 224, median is 192 cfs

Visibility: 36 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 62 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: early/late

Best stretch: From Coburn to Weikart

Best access point: Tunnel Road below Coburn

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Cahill (12-14) Tan Caddis (14-16) Black Caddis (18) Blue Quill (18-20) BWO (18-22) Crane Fly (14-16) Midges (20-26)

Fish species: Brown Trout with occassional rainbows and brooks

Fishing season: Spring

Nearest airport: State College

Penn's Creek Description

With 35 miles of trout water, Penn’s Creek is Pennsylvania’s longest limestone trout stream. Many people associate Penns Creek with Penns Cave--Pennsylvania’s only water cavern, where tourists glide through the dripping darkness in long, metal, motor-powered boats. The stream exiting the cave, called “Upper” Penns Creek, is small--averaging 15 to 30 feet wide. This is the coldest section of Penns Creek. ...

Techniques & Tips

Expect to see cahill, caddis, blue quill and sulphurs. Mayfly and caddis dries will bring fish to the top when a hatch is on. Small nymphs are working well.

7-Day Forecast

Please call for the most current weather and water levels. 814-689-3654


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