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
Here are the empty nymphal cases of Isonychia bicolor
mayflies which hatched in early fall in the Catskills by crawling out onto a rock.
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