TCO Fly Shop - Stream Conditions

Latest Fishing Report

Stream: Tulpehocken Creek

Date of Update: 3/24/2018

Author: TCO Reading Staff

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Stream Level: Current flow is 242 cfs. Average level is between 150-300 at "Water Works"

Water Temp: 41.5

Clarity: Slightly Stained

Fishing Overview: The water is finally down and the stream was stocked on 03/06/2018 from the Stilling basin to the Red Covered Bridge. Small caddis pupa and zebra midge variations will produce fish.

Specifics and Tips: Longer leader plus lighter tippet will help with stubborn trout. Focus on having a drag free drift.

Hatches: Midge black, BWOs, and cream- sz.18-28
Sow Bugs- sz. 18-22
BWOs- sz. 20-24

Hot Patterns: CDC Pop Midge - sz. 22-24
CDC BWO dark - sz. 20-24
Pheasant Tail - sz.16-22
Zebra Midge - sz.18-28
Slump Buster Olive or Black- sz.12-6
Sow Bugs Grey- sz. 18-22
Rainbow Warriors- sz. 16-20
BWO CDC Emerger Light - sz. 18-22

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USGS Flow:

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