TCO Fly Shop - Stream Conditions


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Stream: Little Juniata

Date of Update: 12/9/2022

Author: TCO State College Staff

Highlight: More rain slated for this week will keep levels ideal. Spawn is winding down but there are still fish on redds so please be wary of them and leave them alone. Don't walk over those redds!

Stream Level: LJ is 206 cfs, median is 245 cfs

Water Temp: 40's

Clarity: some color

Fishing Overview: Streamers and nymphs have been producing best. Olives and midges are providing sporadic top water action. Look out for redds and please do not target spawning fish!!

Specifics and Tips: Fishing sub-surface during the colder months will produce. Smaller nymphs and streamers are going to produce best.

Hatches: BWO (20-24)
Midges (20-26)


Hot Patterns: BWO (18-22)
Orange Perdigeons (14-18)
Greenie Weenie (12-14)
Sunken Ant (12-16)
BH PT Nymph (14-28)
Rubberleg Stone (6-10)
Sexy Walt's Worm (12-18)
Frenchie(14-18)
Iron Lotus (16-18)
BH Caddis Larva(18-20)
Olive and Black Sculpin Pattens (2-6)
Galloups Sex Dungeon's (2-6)


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Conservation Note: ANGLERS VISITING OUR AREA: Specifically those of you who just fished the Delaware River (or other streams in the NY Catskill Region), the Farmington in Connecticut, or Maryland's Gunpowder River, Please clean your boots and waders with a diluted bleach solution OR hot water(must be over 140 degrees f) and laundry detergent - It must soak for at least 30 minutes to be effective. DIDYMO has been identified in these watersheds. Another option is to purchase a second pair of boots and waders to wear only in infected waters. It's the only sure way not to spread DIDYMO. Please be responsible - Don't spread DIDYMO TO Central Pennsylvania!

Click here to learn more about DIDYMO. This is a real threat to the quality of our fly fishing!


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