Neversink River, New York Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Neversink River, New York Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Dry flies in the upper tailwater stretch.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Neversink River is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Cross Current Guide Service

Water flow: Bridgeville 131 cfs

Visibility: 60 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 67 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: all day

Best stretch: Tailwater stretch

Best access point: any of the DEC access points

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Isonychias Cahills sulfurs olives Caddis

Fish species: brown, brook & rainbow trout

Fishing season: 4/1 to 10/15

Nearest airport: Newburgh, NY

Neversink River Description

This river is a legendary Catskill river that was divided in 1955 by the New York City when they constructed a water supply reservoir. This event created a downriver tail-water that extends for about six miles of still pools and slow riffles. Long leaders and delicate presentations are the rule on this stretch of river that is the home to both wild and domestic brown trout.

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Techniques & Tips

Watch the water temps. Use a stream thermometer and keep it below 68F. The Gorge will only fish very early AM. Dry fly fishing to rising fish, prospecting with dry. dropper rigs, and contact nymphing.

7-Day Forecast

Summer conditions is still the game. Fish the upper tailwater stretch


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