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             NJ Fly Fishing Conditions for Local Streams and Rivers



South Branch of the Raritan River near High Bridge, NJ


Lamington River near Pottersville---       April 28,  65 cfs  

April 28  111 cfs , 56 degrees at the Califon Bridge @ 8:00 AM. All local rivers are   VERY fishable. Stocking program continues to go well in all the local rivers. River is in perfect shape for spring trout fishing. GET OUT & FISH!!!! Hendricksons are starting to hatch.

The water is still cold so wade carefully and be patient. Bubba is back! Check our "Home Page" for the stocking video. Stop in for some honest advice & great 2017 deals!

Reminder : South Branch Trout Stocked Waters are closed on Tuesdays until 5 pm for stocking!!  Consult the Freshwater Fishing Digest for more information !


For updates and hatches, check the "Fishing Reports" page. 

BTW: We would love to have you fish with us, give the shop a call and book a Trip. Gift certificates available.

2016 Yellowstone Angler's Rod Shootout 9' 5wt winners: We carry four out of five including #1 and #2 in order: GLoomis NRX LP, Scott Radian, St Croix Legend Elite. Douglas DXF. Douglas Sky winner of 6 wt category. 


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Musconetcong River near Bloomsbury

April 28,  245 cfs at 8:00 am. Musky is fishing well. Closed Fridays for stocking until 5pm except Point Mountain TCA.  


River is fishing well! Point  Mountain facelift went very well according to all reports.  

Musconetcong River USGS Gage

Pequest River at Pequest, NJ April 28,  165 cfs at 8:00 am. Big fish at Pequest TCA. River closed Fridays until 5pm for stocking. 

Pequest USGS Gage

Big Flat Brook near Flatbrookville, April 28,  120  cfs at 8:00 AM. 

Big Flat Brook USGS Gage


Stream Conditions for New Jersey

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