Esopus Creek, New York Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Esopus Creek, New York Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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The regular trout season has come to close on the Esopus. It will open once again April 1.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Esopus Creek is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: CFS 241

Visibility: 24 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 52 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Late mornings or early evenings

Best stretch: Stretch of river behind the Emerson Resort

Best access point: Public parking area east side of the resort

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Isonychia Blue Winged Olives Caddis Sulphers Light Cahill

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: April 1 through November 30

Nearest airport: Stewart International

Person Fishing in a stream

Esopus Creek Description

The Esopus Creek is located in the north eastern Catskills and is one of many tailwater streams that link together the extensive reservoir system which supplies New York City with some of the purest drinking water on the planet.The main source of water comes from the Schoharie Reservoir and the stream travels several miles to flow directly into the Ashocan Reservoir. The flow of water from the Schoharie Reservoir ...

Techniques & Tips

The regular trout season has come to a close on the Esopus. It will open once again April 1.

7-Day Forecast

The regular trout season has come to a close on the Esopus. It will open once again April 1.


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