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Flyfishen24December 16th, 2016, 3:53 am
Posts: 6I am new to fly fishing here in Western Pa. Can anyone recommend any rivers within hour to hour and half away with good trout fishing?
PABrownieDecember 16th, 2016, 5:37 am
Gallitzin PA

Posts: 42
Which part of "western pa" exactly
PABrownieDecember 16th, 2016, 5:37 am
Gallitzin PA

Posts: 42
Check out the forum at: www.paflyfish.com

You'll find lots of information there.
OldredbarnDecember 16th, 2016, 8:07 am
Novi, MI

Posts: 2591
There are quite a few of those Pennsylvania Boys on this site, but you'll need to offer up a case or two of Yuengling to get them to talk...;)

Spence
"Even when my best efforts fail it's a satisfying challenge, and that, after all, is the essence of fly fishing." -Chauncy Lively

"Envy not the man who lives beside the river, but the man the river flows through." Joseph T Heywood
RleePDecember 16th, 2016, 11:10 am
NW PA - Pennsylvania's Glacial Pothole Wonderland

Posts: 372
Western PA is a pretty big and diverse place and depending upon where you are, the options available to you within the 1 to 1.5 hour travel time you're looking for can vary considerably. So, a general location from you would be helpful and would probably result in better advice. We don't need a street address, just a general neck of the woods. If you don't want to give this information on the open board, PM me. Unless you're in the greater Pittsburgh area, I can probably help. There really isn't any help for Pittsburgh people....:) j/k...
CrepuscularDecember 18th, 2016, 5:58 am
Boiling Springs, PA

Posts: 919
There really isn't any help for Pittsburgh people....:) j/k...


:)
AfishinadoDecember 19th, 2016, 3:40 am
SE PA

Posts: 67
I am new to fly fishing here in Western Pa. Can anyone recommend any rivers within hour to hour and half away with good trout fishing?
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Here the latest reports on fishing in the SW PA region from the PFBC:

http://www.fishandboat.com/Zone1/Pages/SWRegionReports.aspx
LeakybootsJanuary 7th, 2017, 7:06 am
Hermitage,pa

Posts: 14
I live in northwest Pa. Neshannock creek has a delayed harvest section at Volant and there is a fly shop there. Cool spring creek at Mercer also has a delayed harvest section. I catch a lot of trout on both streams. Contact me in the spring and I'd be glad to show you some nice water.
Will Shaver
PowderfingeJanuary 9th, 2017, 4:14 am
3 corners

Posts: 11
There are quite a few of those Pennsylvania Boys on this site, but you'll need to offer up a case or two of Yuengling to get them to talk...;)

Spence

orb has his finger on the pulse of reality!!!! we are all beer drinkers w/ a fishing problem....lol
Jmd123January 9th, 2017, 3:16 pm
Oscoda, MI

Posts: 2368
Hey guys, Spence has a new nickname: the ORB! Thanks Brian, and welcome to Troutnut too.

Jonathon
No matter how big the one you just caught is, there's always a bigger one out there somewhere...
PowderfingeJanuary 10th, 2017, 4:05 am
3 corners

Posts: 11
you r welcome....always happy to agitate....I mean, help where I can.
PowderfingeJanuary 10th, 2017, 4:13 am
3 corners

Posts: 11
ohiopyle area
OldredbarnJanuary 11th, 2017, 11:55 am
Novi, MI

Posts: 2591
Hey guys, Spence has a new nickname: the ORB!


That's obi wan to you grasshopper! ;)

ORB: Only Rare Birds? or Only Real Beer?
"Even when my best efforts fail it's a satisfying challenge, and that, after all, is the essence of fly fishing." -Chauncy Lively

"Envy not the man who lives beside the river, but the man the river flows through." Joseph T Heywood

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