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 Esopus is now closed for the trout season. It will reopen April 1.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Esopus Creek is currently Just OK

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: 2470 CFS

Visibility: 6 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 39 Degrees F

Water condition: Moderately Turbid

Best time of day to fish: Early mornings and late evenings

Best stretch: Stretch behind the Emerson Resort

Best access point: Public parking on the east end of the Emerson

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Terrestrials Caddis Small Olives Sulphers Isonychia

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: April 1 through November 30

Nearest airport: Stewart International

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 Esopus winter s now closed for the Trout season. It will reopen April 1.

7-Day Forecast

The Esopus is now closed for the Trout season. It will reopen April 1.

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