The Beaverkill is perhaps the most famous fly fishing stream in America, largely because of its history, and it can still be a good one if you don't let its history spoil your expectations.
Almost every pool has a name and a story or three in the great works of fly fishing literature.
On-stream insect photos from the Beaverkill River
I found this little Paraleptophlebia
dun along a Catskill stream, but not enough of her brethren were emerging to get the early-season trout to rise.
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