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Stream: Valley Creek

Date of Update: 7/30/2021

Author: TCO Haverford Staff

Highlight: Water will be getting pretty warm in the afternoon until the weather breaks, we have thermometers in stock if you need them

Stream Level: 17 CFS

Water Temp: Mid 60's

Clarity: Clear

Fishing Overview: The usual assortment of caddis, midges and small olives. Terrestrial patterns like ants and beetles will work throughout the summer

Specifics and Tips: Keep a low profile and work your way upstream. Long leaders and 6x or 7x will be your best bet if you're casting to rising fish.

Hatches: Black/Cream Midges (18-24)
Blue Winged Olives (16-20)
Tan Caddis (16-18) Ants (14-18)
Beetles (12-16)
Scuds (12-16)


Hot Patterns: Zebra Midges 18-22
Pheasant Tails 16-22
Mercury Black Beauty 18-22
Iron Lotus 16-18
Frenchie 16-18
Tungsten Surveyor 14-16
Caddis larva 16-20
BWO Comparaduns 18-22
Corn Fed Caddis 16-18
Scuds 14-16
Griffiths Gnat 18-22
Foam Beetle 14-16
Ants 14-18
CDC Pop Emerger 16-22
Parachute Adams 16-20
Slump Buster 6-8
Rainbow Warrior 16-20


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Conservation Note: New Zealand mud snails have recently been found on Valley so make sure to thoroughly clean boots/equipment to avoid moving them to other waterways.

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