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April 20, 2019

 a nice brown from yesterday. photo from guide Matt Hackett

Delayed Start, Delayed Again

The Rainy weather and high water conditions continue. Over the last 2 days we received substantial rainfall again. This new batch of rainfall was completely different that what hit u...

March 5, 2019

Great Spring Action!

Over the last few weeks the fishing has been very good. The bay waters are now in the mid to high 70's most days so there are a lot of active fish on and around the flats.

Right now we have options regarding targeting different fish species. It is cu...

October 21, 2016


The Upper Delaware region has been getting a blast of Indian Summer for the last week. There were several days this week where  it felt like mid summer on the river.  This is about to end as we are forecast to return to more season...

September 21, 2016


I just got back from my Tennessee tailwater trip and was right back out on the Delaware yesterday. Below is a quick update on what's been happening.  I will also be putting up a report on our road trip in the coming days for those of you who might...

July 29, 2016


We are now at about the midway point of summer. So far this summer has been a real summer with little rain high daytime air temps and some serious humidity at times.

This weekend however the forecast is for the current heatwave to break a bit. There is a...

July 15, 2016


Anglers planning to visit the Upper Delaware and Catskill regions this weekend should find some decent weather. We are expecting air temperatures in the  upper 70's.  There is a slight chance of a quick shower on Saturday. The rest of the weekend is fore...

July 4, 2016

Happy Independence Day!

So far the Holiday weekend has brought our guests excellent fishing.  Most major Holidays bring a big increase in visitors to the region but not fly fishermen. Over the last few days the rivers have been virtually empty of drift boats and anglers...

June 21, 2016


Summer officially started this week and the Upper Delaware Rivers are at their normal summertime flows.

This is a period where the Baxter House guide staff splits their time between floating the West Branch and the Upper Main Stem for Trout a...

June 11, 2016


Sorry for being a day late with my weekend outlook. We had several large groups going out Friday morning and I could not get to the report.

Here are some shots from yesterday. All of our guests had great action!. We are now having success with both Nymph...

June 6, 2016

Heavy Rain in the Upper Delaware!


Yesterday we had some heavy rainfall in the Upper Delaware region. This was the first real soaker in a long time.


This morning all area rivers except the Upper East branch are running high and turbid. These conditions should be with us...

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