Fishing reports and conditions: 5/24/22 Rivers remain in good shape temp wise and flows, Willowemoc needs a boost as it is somewhat low. Fish have been looking up mostly mornings and late day, if we have bright sun overhead the middle part of the day could be slow. Large Sulphers, March browns, Gray fox on the water, Spinners are important along with tan caddis, lower main and East have had a few Drake scouts showing nothing full blown yet but they are kncoking on the door. Today another Gem weather wise, Cloudy to mostly cloudy high 64 degrees with a SE wind 5-10 mph. Don't forget Saturday is the Free appraisal day Dick Smith of the West Field flats trading company, bring in your vintage rods and reels and see what value they have. "Lost and Found" Lost net, sentimental, please call 917-325-3058 "Found" wading staff Museum area at shop. "Found" spool, for a Ross reel, at shop, "Found" Fly-rod, Beaverkill, call 732-221-1986 and identify Events coming up, "Now taking names" Posted the dates for the Women's Clinics go to Events to view. 6/18/22 "full", 7/16/22 "Full", 8/20/22. Or call the shop 607-290-4107 for more details taking names now to be placed on the list, only 8 woman to a class. We provide gear, all you need to bring is a NYS fishing licsense. Now taking names!!! May 28, 2022, "Free Appraisal day", Dick Smith of the Westfield flats trading Company will be in the shop from 10am -2PM appraising vintage rods and reels, did you find something in Grandpa's attic not sure of the value or condition? Dick will give a "Free" apprasil on your item, Bamboo Rods, Reels, Fiberglass rods, etc. NYC Reservoir Levels: As Of 5/15/22 Schoharie: 100.6 % Cannonsville: 97.2 % Perpacton: 98.6 % Askokan: 92.6 % Neversink: 97.1 % Roundout: 95.6 % Croton: 99.0 % Current: 96.8 % Normal: 100.0 %
May Hatches: Olives, Blue Quills, Quill Gordons, Hendricksons, Yellow Sallies, Apple caddis, Tan Caddis, March Browns, Gray Fox, Green Drakes, Iso's and Sulphers "October 16 through March 31 2022", Artificial Lure only, Catch and Release in NYS streams. "NO Live Bait"!
May 24, 2022 6:30 AM Rivers / Streams Flow Temp Condition Beaverkill 339 60.0 wade Willowemoc 85 56.6 low East Branch – Harvard 386 55.5 wade East Branch – Downsville 132 00.0 wade West Branch – Stilesville 440 44.0 wade West Branch - Hale Eddy 592 47.8 wade Mainstem – Lordsville 1750 62.4 wade Neversink – Bridgeville 157 59.5 wade Esopus – Coldbrook 1020 52.8 limited ** if for some reason there is no current River report, the Host is down once up I will place a report, or throw the computer in the Garbage.
Fly of the Week: Gray Fox Emerger Hook: Lighting strike DF1 12-10 Thread: 8/0 yellow Shuck: Lt. Ginger Body: Pale Yellow Wing: Cream CDC