Conneaut Creek, Ohio Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fly Fishing Map of Conneaut Creek, OH
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Conneaut Creek, Ohio Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Fish low and slow. Water temps are very low and fish will be lethargic.
Fishing Report Last Updated:
1 / 16 / 2019
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Conneaut Creek is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: 155

Visibility: 20 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 32 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:

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Baitfish, stoneflies, and egg patterns.

Fish species: Steelhead

Fishing season: Winter

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

With the water getting into the low and mid 30s, eggs and nymphs are key to getting fish

7-Day Forecast

Rivers are starting to freeze over with dropping temps. Look for open water.

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