Conneaut Creek, Ohio Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
Reported by Orvis Westlake
Fly Fishing Map of Conneaut Creek, OH
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Conneaut Creek, Ohio Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Conneaut is fishing really well. It got a massive push of water last week and it brought in a lot of fish. Its dropping out pretty quick, so get it while the gettin' is good. Rain in the forecast for mid-week but we might need it.
Fishing Report Last Updated:
3 / 18 / 2019
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Conneaut Creek is currently Excellent

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: 185

Visibility: 14 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 37 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Morning and evening

Best stretch: Near rt 20 is a good bet right now.

Best access point: http://www.dnr.state.oh.us/Portals/9/pdf/conneaut.pdf

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Baitfish, stoneflies, and egg patterns.

Fish species: Steelhead

Fishing season: Winter/Spring

Nearest airport: Erie International and Cleveland Airport

Conneaut Creek Description

Conneaut Creek is a larger version of Pennsylvania's Elk Creek which winds its way through urban areas, rural lanscapes, valleys, and gorges in both the states of Pennsylvania and Ohio. The " Conny" gets excellent returns of both Fall Pennsylvania strain steelhead and Spring run Manistee Strain Steelhead.

Due to the managment efforts of both the PA Fish and Boat Commission and the Ohio Division ...

Techniques & Tips

Fishing nymphs, eggs and buggers under an indicator or swinging and stripping sculpin, leech, or baitfish patterns

7-Day Forecast

It's good now and should be good on the weekend!

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