TCO Fly Shop - Stream Conditions

Latest Fishing Report

Stream: Tulpehocken Creek

Date of Update: 7/27/2017

Author: TCO Reading Staff

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Stream Level: Current flow is 602 cfs and dropping
Average flow is 150-200 at Waterworks

Water Temp: 71 Check temperatures before fishing.

Clarity: Stained

Fishing Overview: Water flows are elevated but fishable.
Check the temperatures before fishing.
Nymphing and streamer fishing will be key with this higher water flow. Flies recommended are, walts worm, san juan worms and streamers.

Specifics and Tips: Matching the hatch and paying attention to your drag. This will increase hook up ratio.

Hatches: Tricos - sz. 22-28
Midge - sz.18-28
Streamers- sz. 1-10
Ants- sz. 14-18
Sow Bugs sz. 18-22
Walts Worm sz. 12-16

Hot Patterns: Fly Ants Black- sz 14-18
Trico male & female spinner- sz 22-28
CDC Tan/Yellow Caddis emerger - sz. 16-18
CDC Emerald Green Caddis Adult - sz. 16-18
CDC Pop Midge Cream - sz. 18-28
Birds of Prey Caddis larva - sz.16-18
Pheasant Tail - sz.16-22
Zebra Midge - sz.18-28
Wooly Bugger crystal white- sz.12-6
Near Nuff Sculpin Olive- sz.10-6
Sow Bugs Grey- sz. 18-22

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USGS Flow: USGS Water-data graph

Conservation Note: If you see trash in the streams pick it up help keep our treasured streams clean and full of trout.
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