Spruce Creek PA Fly Fishing Blog


Fishing Terrestrial Dry Flies on Spruce Creek

By Andrew Trelease | Jul 14, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Huge Trout on Terrestrial Dry Flies Between the Hatches Many of us anglers became hooked on fly fishing after our first trout caught on a dry fly. There’s something magical about recognizing what the fish are rising to, matching the hatch, and earning success. Anglers often overlook the effectiveness of terrestrial dry flies in the warmer…

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Fly Fishing Lodges in Central Pennsylvania – What Makes a Great Lodge?

By Andrew Trelease | Jun 19, 2017 | 0 Comments
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4 Things that Make a Great Fly Fishing Lodge If you’ve done some internet searching then you know that there is certainly no shortage of fly fishing lodges in central Pennsylvania. Have no fear – Trout Haven is hear to help you know what to look for in a fly fishing lodge, and what makes…

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Pennsylvania Trico Hatch: Spruce Creek Summer Update

By Andrew Trelease | Jun 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Where & When to Fish the Pennsylvania Trico Hatch While we enjoy what remains of the huge mayfly hatches this month, many of us anglers will be looking forward to the legendary Pennsylvania trico hatch that is to come. The Pennsylvania trico hatch begins in mid to late July and provides the most prolific source…

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Native Brook Trout Streams: West Branch of the Delaware Tributary

By Andrew Trelease | Jun 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Green Drake Hatch & the “Fish of a Lifetime” If you spend enough time on the water, you’re bound to experience what some might call a magical day. This is a day when all variables seem to align in your favor – the right spot, the right hatch, the right fly, and eager fish. I was…

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PA Fly Fishing: 5 Biggest Trout from Spring 2017

By Andrew Trelease | Jun 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

5 Highlights of PA Fly Fishing this Spring This spring has blessed us anglers with ample rain and normal air temperatures, and the big trout seem to have taken notice. We’ve seen some monster fish come to the net, especially on our guided fly fishing trips to Spruce Creek. Just last week we witnessed an…

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Early May Fly Fishing 2017: Spruce Creek Highlights

By Andrew Trelease | May 17, 2017 | 0 Comments
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Unpredictable & Rewarding: Early May Fly Fishing Many of us anglers love early May fly fishing due to the abundant spring hatches and eager fish. Spring brings great opportunities but it can also present great challenges with unpredictable weather and rain. For early May fly fishing, more than any other month, the angler should be…

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Trout Haven Presentation at Columbia County Trout Unlimited

By Andrew Trelease | Apr 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Join us on Tuesday, April 11 Trout Haven will be presenting at the Columbia County Trout Unlimited meeting in Bloomsburg, PA on April 11. We’ll be discussing central PA streams with a focus on Spruce Creek, so come and join us for an exciting presentation and some great stories. Meeting attendees will receive a special savings opportunity from Trout…

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PA Fly Fishing Spring 2017: First Trout of the Spring Season

By Andrew Trelease | Mar 24, 2017 | 0 Comments
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The PA Fly Fishing Spring 2017 Season Begins… In celebration of my 29th birthday, my dad and I took our first Spruce Creek spring 2017 PA fly fishing trip together. We were lucky enough to fish on the warmer days of this week, with the air temperatures approaching 60 degrees on Tuesday. In the spring,…

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Winter Fly Fishing: Throwing Streamers in NJ

By Andrew Trelease | Mar 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Winter Streamer Fishing in NJ The water temperature was a brisk 38 degrees this past Sunday, and the air was colder still. Ice in the guides, frozen reels, biting wind – nothing stopped Chris and I from spending a few hours doing some winter streamer fishing in NJ before the predicted “snowpocolypse.” After several outings to…

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Sneak Peak: Spruce Creek May 2017 Fly Fishing

By Andrew Trelease | Mar 10, 2017 | 0 Comments
Big Brown Spruce Creek May 2017 Fly Fishing

Prime Time: Spruce Creek May 2017 Fly Fishing Spring is barely more than one week away and with it comes some our favorite hatches: BWO’s, Quills, Caddis, Sulphurs, Drakes. Let’s not forget that the higher waters of spring often mean awesome streamer fishing as well. May is one of, if not number one, our favorite months to go fly…

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