Pequest River, New Jersey Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Pequest River, New Jersey Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Musky is high but dropping. Remember to check regulations as much of the river is closed before opening day. Lots of rain ob the forecast...
Fishing Report Last Updated:
5 / 9 / 2019
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Pequest River is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow:

Visibility: 20 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 47 Degrees F

Water condition: Slightly Turbid

Best time of day to fish: morning - afternoon

Best stretch: Pequest TCA Only fish from the spillway to the 1st downstream bridge

Best access point: Hatchery lot on Rt. 46

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Stoneflies Midges BWO's Hendrickisons possible

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: Open all year. Check NJ Fish and Wildlife Digest for Spring Stocking closure dates.

Nearest airport: Teterboro or Newark Liberty

Pequest River Description

This beautiful tributary of the Delaware River is located in Northwestern New Jersey. Famous for its Trout Hatchery, the Pequest offers angler easy access and opportunities for Trout fishing. There are many runs, pools and pocket water holding a combination of Rainbow, Brook, and brown trout. Exploration of the Pequest River beyond the Hatchery Trout Conservation Stretch will open up many opportunities for ...

Techniques & Tips

Indicator/Tightline Streamers Dries if they are rising

7-Day Forecast

Hopefully we will get a break from the rain...

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