The Big Flatbrook, New Jersey Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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The Big Flatbrook, New Jersey Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Slippery when wet! Be careful and enjoy it. Nymphs leap to mind. Watch for Midges and BWO's?
Fishing Report Last Updated:
3 / 3 / 2021
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing The Big Flatbrook is currently Just OK

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: 187 cfs

Visibility: 20 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 34 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Whenever you can get there

Best stretch: The Catch and release area

Best access point: Just behind the "Old Police Barracks" on rt 206

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Articulated Streamers Chartreuse wooley bugger, available at Whitewater Flies.Grey Caddis, Light colored dry, #16. ( light Cahill, sulpher, elk Hair Caddis), Standard Nymph selections, Olive Bead Head Hare's Ear #16, #14. Terrestrials, Bead Head Pheasant Tail # 16, #14, Copper John # 16, #14, Prince Nymph #16, #14. Small flies this time of year.

Fish species: Brown, Brook, and Rainbow Trout

Fishing season: Winter

Nearest airport: Newark

Person Fishing in a stream

Techniques & Tips

Dead Drift.

7-Day Forecast


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