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Opening Day - 2017 Upper Delaware Fishing Report

Tomorrow morning New York’s Trout Season will open! As is tradition, the place to be for the opener is in Roscoe, aka “Trout Town USA” As is always the Case here in Roscoe the Local Chamber of Commerce along with local businesses’ have plenty of activities planned for Opening Day. Activities are planned in both Roscoe and Livingston Manor. Anglers making the pilgrimage to Roscoe for opening day will find all of our local waters to be cold and high. The recent rainfall combined with snow melt have the entire Upper Delaware River System running bank full of water. The snow melt is adding turbidity in places so water clarity will vary a bit from section to section. Right now streamer fishing is


With the recent snowfall in the Catskills, the scene is set for a great 2017 season. At this time last year we experienced unseasonably warm temperatures and entered into the 2016 season with low water and zero snow pack in the hills. This ultimately contributed to record low flows mid season. As it appears now, 2017 has the makings for a healthy watershed and happy fish. The reservoirs are up, the hills have snow and the extended forecast shows highs around 40-45 degrees. Today's high sun melted off about 3-4 inches and if this continues as it looks like it should, the rivers will be perfect for the 2017 season. Give us a call today to book your next Upper Delaware Fly Fishing Adventure! 60

Tampa Bay Action / NY Trout Opening Day Approaching

We are about 3 weeks out from another Trout Opening Day! The NYC Reservoirs have filled up nicely and there is some snow due in this week. This should set us up with some good water levels for the early spring trout season. The Baxter House Fly Shop will reopen April 1 (Opening Day). We will resume offering rooms on April 15. We will resume posting our Upper Delaware Fly Fishing Report right around the first. . As usual the Baxter House guide staff will be around every morning prior to their trips. This is a great time to stop by and get location specific advice. Our guides are now available for guided float trips on a daily basis. If you are looking to get out for an early season trip give

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