Virginia Fly Fishing Stream Report

VIRGINIA FISHING REPORT 
Stream Conditions, Trout Report

Appalachian & Allegheny Mountains
Shenandoah National Park, Shenandoah Valley
Trout and Smallmouth Bass

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Fly Fishing with a Certified MASTER NATURALIST
 
December 6
TROUT

Water levels Spring influenced: streambed coverage 70%
Water Levels Spring Creek – streambed coverage 10%
Stream Temperatures – spread from 46-50 degrees

ANGLING PRESSURE – FLY-FISHING
Extremely Light – 1% weekday
Extremely Light – 2% weekend
ANGLING PRESSURE – TRADITIONAL
Extremely Light – 3% weekday
Extremely Light – 30 % weekend
TECHNIQUE FOR WILD AND SPECIAL REGULATION AREAS:  BD Nymphs from 10am to 2pm in sunny spots. SPECIAL REGULATION SPECIFIC: Jackson River (Bath County), Buffalo Creek (Rockbridge County), Smith Creek (Clifton Forge):  For background information on Mossy Creek, click HERE.  

FOREST ROAD ACCESS TO TROUT STREAMS – All FS roads are currently clear.

SMALLMOUTH BASS
This report will be start again around May 2016. To book for Smallmouth, click HERE.  
Report Coverage Region: The above report covers the following areas: 

Shenandoah National Park: From Afton to the Rapidan and Staunton Rivers. Counties include Madison, Greene, Albemarle, Rockingham, and Augusta. Cities/Towns include Madison, Stanardsville, Wolftown,

Ruckersville, Graves Mill, Criglersville, Charlottesville, Swift Run, McGaheysville, Harrisonburg and Waynesboro. Appalachian, Allegheny, Shenandoah, and Great/Big North Mountains: Counties include Augusta, Rockingham, Highland, Bath, Allegheny, Rockbridge, Nelson and Botetourt. Cities/Towns include Staunton, Waynesboro, Harrisonburg, Wintergreen, Lexington, Buena Vista, Clifton Forge, Covington, Monterey, Warm Springs, Hot Springs and Natural Bridge plus the numerous small communities around these cities/towns.

Blue Ridge Parkway: From Afton Mountain Entrance to just beyond Arcadia and Buchanan. Counties include Augusta, Nelson, Rockbridge and Botetourt. Points of Interest include Humpback Rock, Wintergreen, Upper St. Mary’s Wilderness Area, White Rock Gap Run and falls, Montibello, Whetstone Ridge, Irish Creek, Brown’s Run, Yankee Horse Cascades, and Otter Creek. Communities include Montibello, Buena Vista, Arcadia, and Buchanan.

For a MAP of the above fishing and stream report, as well as where we Guide, click here.