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Guadalupe River Guide Trip
Fly Fishing Guadalupe River
Tiffany Fluitt Yeates "owner" of Gruene Outfitters

Texas Monthly Publisher David Dunham at Dolan Falls, Devils River Fly Fishing
Texas Monthly Publisher David Dunham at Dolan Falls

Devils River Texas Fly Fishing Guide Service
Devils River Texas Fly Fishing Guide

Guadalupe Fishing Guide
Andrew with his Guadalupe Bass on Fly Fishing Guide Trip

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides and Fly Fishing Report
Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides and Fly Fishing Report

Guadalupe Fishing Guide
Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Near Austin San Antonio and New Brunfels Texas

Devils River Guided Fishing Trips
Nolan Ryan and Don Sanders with Expedition Outfitters

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions: Tuesday March 28, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 400 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was a nice Trico hatch with an occasional rising fish but we got our's on nymphs drifted in the deepest holes.  Our best fly was the Trico drowned spinner.  We also got a nice one on a San Jaun Worm.  Bob Roe and his lovely wife Linda joined us for a fun filled three mile float on the Guadalupe River.  They were new fly fishers but they managed to land several nice fish.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday March 30, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Jake and Jan from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 400 cfs with clear water conditions.  The water temp at mile 5.5 was 59 degrees F.  There was a prolific Trico hatch with an occasionally rising fish.  Even with a good hatch there was no regularity to the rises and fish seemed to just "pop up" in random places.  Nymphing with drowned spinners would be the most effective method to target these finicky fish.

Guadalupe River Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday April 4, 2017; morning half day guided fly fishing trip with John Ullrich, Matt, Evan and Jim from San Antonio produced a couple of nice rainbows, sunfish and huge carp.  The release from Canyon Lake was 400 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was perfect with clear blue skies and comfortable temps in the 70's and low 80's F.  There was a prolific Trico hatch and our flies were hard to single out for the fish because of the shear size of the Mayfly bio-mass.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday April 7, 2017; half day fly fishing lesson/guide trip with Elin and Leon from Austin produced two new fly fishers and a couple of nice Guadalupe Trout too.  The Canyon Lake release was 400 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was perfect with clear blue skies and temps in the low 70's F.  There was another prolific Trico hatch but we didn't see any fish rising to eat the bugs on the surface.  The fish were devouring the bugs beneath the surface though.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips in the Texas Hill Country near San Antonio and Austin Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday April 11, 2017; we cancelled all of our trips this morning because of severe weather conditions.  A slow moving cold front produced hail, lightning and heavy rain.  The Guadalupe River became flooded with chocolate runoff with  the steep terrain producing spectacular water falls off the limestone cliffs.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday April 21, 2017; morning half day float from Rio to Lazy L and L with Andrew Schroeder and his brother Dustin produced a couple of trophy Guadalupe Trout on nymph rigs.  The release from Canyon Lake was 440 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was a prolific Trico and BWO hatch and quite a few fish sipping dries in the skinny water.  The weather was perfect with slightly overcast skies and temps in the 70's and low 80's F.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near San Antonio, New Braunfels and Austin Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Updated Sunday April 23, 2017; half day morning trip on the Guadalupe River with Dr. Tony Middleton and his lady friend Stephanie produced a trophy Guadalupe Trout.  The weather was perfect with clear blu skies and temps in the low 70's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 440 cfs with clear water conditions.  The winning fly of the day was the gold ribbed Hair's Ear!  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes. lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Monday April 24, 2017; private fly fishing lesson with Tyrone and Mindy produced two new fly fishers.  They ere both quick learners and listed carefully to the instructor.  The Canyon Lake Dam release was 440 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was a massive BWO and Trico hatch again with a handful of fish rising.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies, light winds and temps in the 70's F.  There were no tubers and very few fishermen out.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday April 25, 2017; evening scouting trip on the Guadalupe River produced several trout and fiesty sunfish too.  The flow was 440 cfs with clear water conditions from Canyon Lake.  The weather was nice with clear skies and temps in the 80's F.  Reggie and Blanca joined us for a three mile float.  There were no other people on a 3 mile float.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Devils River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions: Wednesday April 26 and Thursday April 27, 2017; The wind blew at 45 mph from the north on Wednesday with difficult fly casting conditions.  It was difficult to row the raft too.  Even with difficult conditions we managed to catch a few fish.  The wind turned around on Thursday and blew 20-30 mph from the opposite direction or southeast.  We encountered quite a few kayakers who put the fish down ahead of us.  

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Private fly fishing lesson with Gretchen and Millie produced two new fly fishers.  These ladies were smart and listened to the instructor carefully.  The outflow from Canyon Lake was 200 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was a good BWO and Trico hatch with very few fish rising for dries.  The weather was a little windy but comfortable with temps in the low 70's F.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near San Antonio, New Braunfels and Austin Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday May 2, 2017; private fly fishing lesson with Jared and Whitney produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was great with clear blue skies and comfortable temps in the low 80's F.  The release rate from Canyon Lake was 200 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was a massive Caddis and Trico hatch this morning with very few rising fish.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Central Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday May 3, 2017; Tricia and Angelina joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for a private fly fishing lesson.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the 80's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 200 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was a great Caddis hatch and Trico this morning and very few fish rising to the bugs.  This is normal for the Guadalupe River because there is so much food below the surface fish don't risk predation so they stay down.  Nymphing is the norm and if you want to catch Guadalupe Rainbows consistently you'll want to "Dead drift nymph patterns."  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction in the Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels areas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions: Thursday May 4, 2017; private morning fly fishing lesson with Diane and Trey resulted in two new fly fishers being trained.  The release from Canyon lake Dam was 200 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the mid 70's F.  There was a nice BWO and Trico hatch this morning with very few fish rising.  The successful fishers were dead drifting transitional patterns in the foam.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near New Braunfels, San Antonio and Austin Texas.

Guadalupe River Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday May 5, 2017; half day morning float trip with Steve Fodo and his buddy Drew from Pennsylvania produced some violent hook ups with large Guadalupe Trout.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the70's F.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 200 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was a nice Trico and Caddis hatch this morning with no fish rising.  Instead they were feeding below the surface.

Guadalupe Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday May 7, 2017; Canyon Dam release was 200 cfs with creeks and springs adding a little more flow with clear water conditions and a olive green tint.  Dane and his father in law Neil joined us for a six mile float from Rio to Gilligan's Island.  Dane caught and released a giant rainbow in the six pound class that ran and jumped like crazy.  We were very lucky to land the fish because the fly was tied to 5X tippet.  The guys also caught and released another nice rainbow and a couple of nice bass including a genuine "Guadalupe Bass" and a smallmouth too.  The weather was perfect with clear blue skies and temps in the 70's F.  Our best fly was the drowned Trico Spinner.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday May 14, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 200 cfs with clear water conditions.  Mother's Day float trip with Nelle Warrinder and her family produced several nice Guadalupe Trout on nymphs.  The Hairs Ear pattern was our biggest producer.  The weather was beautiful with morning temps in the 50's F. and highs in the 80's F. too.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday May 15. 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 200 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and temps in the 70's F.  Two hour private fly fishing lesson with Chuey and Ronda from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  There was a prolific mayfly hatch but very few fish rising for the bugs.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Devils River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday May 17, 2017; Martin Frey and his buddy Greg Crouch from Austin joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for a challenging trip on the river near the confluence with Lake Amistad.  The fish seemed to have lockjaw early but we landed a few smallmouth with clear weather conditions.  The flow was ideal with clear water conditions but the wind gave us challenges.  Tomorrow we're at it again on the Devils and we have good weather forecasted.

Devils River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Thursday May 18, 2017; second day of a two guide trip on the lower Devils River produced a few more feisty smallmouth and a largemouth bass in the 5lb class. The guys did a little better today.  The temps were cool in the 70's and mid 80's F. but the wind gusted to 30 mph making for difficult conditions.  The water was really clear with multiple sight casting opportunities.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday May 19, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Grant and Katy from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The Canyon Lake Dam release was 171 cfs with clear water conditions.  There were good hatches of mayflies and Caddis today but very few fish rising as usual.  There is so much food below the surface so why risk contact with predators above...seems like Darwin himself had a hand in the process.  The weather was great with temps in the 70's and 80's F.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near San Antonio, Austin and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Saturday May 20, 2017; Severe thunderstorms forced us to reschedule our trips for today.  Lightning is too big a risk during thunderstorms.  The release from Canyon Lake was 170 cfs with clear water conditions.  We didn't get a lot of rain but better safe than sorry.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction near San Antonio, New Braunfels and Austin Texas.

Guadalupe River Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Sunday May 21, 2017; Half day trip with Henry and Mike from San Antonio and Austin Texas produced a couple of fish landed.  We actually hooked some nice fish that were not put into the net.  The flow from Canyon Lake Dam was 170 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was beautiful with cloudy skies and temps in the 70's F.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near San Antonio, Austin and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday May 22, 2017; we cancelled our trips today because of dangerous weather conditions.  The rain doesn't kill people very often but the lightning does.  The release from Canyon Lake was 170 cfs with clear water conditions.  The temps were delightful with 73 degrees F. being our high today but we had some heavy rain showers.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday May 23, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Jeana and Will produced two new fly fishers.  It was very windy today making for difficult conditions.  The release from Canyon Lake was 170 cfs with clear water conditions.  Jeana and Will were smart people and listened to their guide carefully and exceeded expectations.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday May 24. 2017; Guadalupe River release from Canyon Lake was 185 cfs with clear water conditions.  Two hour fly fishing lesson with Al Haines and his buddy Rupert produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was perfect with clear blue skies and temps in the 70's F.  There was a nice Trico and BWO hatch but very few fish rising to the insects.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio  and Austin Texas.

Guadalupe River Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday May 28, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Greg and Debbie from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  We started pretty early in the morning before the crowded conditions kicked in.  The release from Canyon Lake was 170 cfs with clear water conditions and water temps in the low 60's F.  The day was partly cloudy with clearing in the afternoon.  There was a substantial Mayfly hatch about 8:30 am but it subsided about 30 minutes later.  There was an occasional rising fish for the dries but not a dependable pattern to be observed.   Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips, fly fishing classes and lessons on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday May 30, 2017; Half day Guadalupe River fly fishing trip with John Rowley and his family from Austin and San Antonio produced some hard fighting fish.  There were no tubers or anyone else on the river but there was no Mayfly hatch to speak of.  Sure there were a few bugs but not enough activity to get the fish active.  The day was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the low 80's F.   The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 170 cfs with clear water conditions.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday May 31, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Grant and his buddy Ellen produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was nice with partly cloudy skies and temps in the low 80's F.  Canyon Lake Dam release was 188 cfs with clear water conditions.  Both students listened carefully and executed the tasks perfectly.  The wasn't a significant hatch of any kind but there were no tubers or hell raisers either.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near San Antonio, New Braunfels and Austin Texas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Thursday June 1, 2017; half day morning trip with Martin Frey from Austin produced some nice Guadalupe trout.  Martin caught and released two nice rainbows and a nice brown trout too.  Nymphs were the ticket for the trout.  He also landed some feisty sunfish on a four weight.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 188 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was beautiful with partly cloudy skies and temps in the mid 70's F.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday June 2, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Lisa Warren and Johnny from Seguin produced two new fly fishers.  They were both smart people and listed carefully to the instructor.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 164 cfs with chalky green conditions.  There were a few Tricos hatching early but they didn't have a great showing.  We saw two rainbows rising irregularly but they were huge fish in the 4-5 lb class.  The weather was wonderful with partly cloudy skies and temps in the high 70's and low 80's F.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing excursions on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near New Braunfels, San Antonio and Austin Texas.

Guadalupe Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Saturday June 3, 2017; half day morning Guadalupe River fly fishing trip with Martha Valdez and Shawn Weaver produced some hard fighting fish.  Shawn managed to catch and release a hug male rainbow trout in the 5 lb class.  The fish took the fly formerly known as Prince.  The flow from Canyon Lake was 188 cfs with relatively clear water conditions.  The weather was perfect with partly cloudy skies and temps in the low 80's F.  We saw no tubers this morning but we did see a couple of kayakers.  Most of the crowds came after we left already.

Guadalupe Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:   Sunday June 4, 2017; two hour fly fishing lesson with Christina and Bart produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was a little sketchy with thunderstorms in the area but we pulled it off.  The release from Canyon Lake was 166 cfs with clear water conditions.  The water temp at Maricopa was 62 degrees F.  There was a light Trico and BWO hatch this morning but it did not last long.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country spring fed rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday June 5, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 166 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was beautiful with partly cloudy skies and north winds blowing a cool breeze.  Two hour private fly fishing  lesson/class with Jim and Lisa from Austin Texas produced two new fly fishers.  They were smart people and listened to the guide/instructor carefully.  There was a small BWO and Trico hatch with a few Goddard Caddis present too.  Even with the tasty bugs about there were only a few rises.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:   Tuesday June 6, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 166 cfs with clear water conditions.  Two hour private fly fishing lesson with Jake and Melinda produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the mid 80's F.  There was a prolific BWO and Trico hatch this morning but we saw very few fish rising.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday June 7, 2017; Canyon Lake release was 177 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was beautiful with partly cloudy skies and temps in the high 60's F. to mid 80's F.  There was a modest BWO and Trico hatch this morning with no fish feeding on the surface.  Dale and his buddy Coy joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for a half day trip on the Guadalupe River.  We hooked several nice fish with one rainbow in the 5lb class jumping and throwing the hook.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions: Updated Thursday June 8, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Jamie and Fred from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The day was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the 70's to low 80's F. before noon.  There was a nice mayfly hatch early on but it was over by 9:30 am.  There were only sunfish and minnows rising to the bugs.  The release rate from Canyon Lake was 170 cfs with clear water conditions.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday June 9, 2017; half day morning trip with Rob Jennings from the Henley township produced a good time for sure.  We hooked several hard fighting Guadalupe trout on nymphs fished deep.  The release from Canyon Lake was 160 cfs with clear water conditions and water temps in the low 60's F.  Our best fly of the day was the lowly Girdle Bug.  The conditions were great with very few tubers or other people on the Guadalupe River.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Saturday June 10, 2017; flow from Canyon Lake was 160 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was a very light mayfly hatch that lasted until 9:00 am.   Private fly fishing lesson with Rob and Jane produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was great with clear blue skies and temps in the mid 70's-high 80's F.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin Texas, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday June 11, 2017; two hour fly fishing lesson with Jill and Jim Conrad produced two new fly fishers.  They were great students and listened carefully to the instructor.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 160 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and temps in the high 80's and 90's F.  There was a nice mayfly hatch early on but it subsided an hour later.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday June 12, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 160 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the high 70's F.  Two hour private fly fishing lesson with Gilbert and Rhonda yielded two new fly fishers.  We started with stream side casting lessons, learned a couple of knots and we talked about presentation.  There was hardly anyone on the river.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday June 13, 2017; private fly fishing lesson with Tom and Regina produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was perfect with clear blue skies and temps in the mid 70's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 160 cfs with clear water conditions.  The temp flowing from the tailrace was 62 degrees F.  There was a nice BWO and Trico hatch early on but it subsided about 8:00 am.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday June 14, 2017; private fly fishing lesson with Jill and John from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 140 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was a light mayfly hatch this morning but it did not last long.  The weather was beautiful with partly cloudy skies and comfortable temps in the low 80's F.  There were no rising fish that we saw but they were certainly feeding below the surface.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Thursday June 15, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 160 cfs with clear water conditions.  Half day morning trip in the warmwater section produced several nice smallmouth, and largemouth bass.  The best fly of the day was a chartreuse clouser minnow.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the 70's to high 80's F.  Wilbur and Edna joined us from Austin and they were good fly casters.  We only saw a couple of tubers on our 3 mile float.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday June 16, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Matt and Katrina produced two new fly fishers.   The release from Canyon Lake was 135 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was beautiful with partly cloudy skies and morning temps in the 70's and low 80's F.  There weren't any tubers out on our stretch this morning.  There was a light BWO and Trico hatch and no fish seen rising.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions: Saturday June 17, 2017; half day guided trip in the warmwater section near Gruene produced several nice Guadalupe bass and a couple of Rio Grande Cichlids on streamers.  The flow was about 200 cfs with Canyon Lake releasing about 130 cfs and creeks and springs adding the rest. The weather was nice with partly cloudy skies and temps in the mid 70's to low 90's F.  We didn't encounter any tubers until we were pulling out around noon.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the spring fed Hill Country Rivers near San Antonio, New Braunfels and Austin Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions: Sunday June 18, 2017; half day guided trip in the warmwater section near New Braunfels produced several nice Guadalupe Bass and some nice sunfish too.  The release from Canyon Lake was 130 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was nice with clear blue skis and temp in the mid 70's to lower 90's F.  The best fly of the day was a chartreuse closer minnow.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the spring fed Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday June 19, 2017 half day morning trip in the warmwater section produced several nice bass and numerous sunfish.  Our best fly was the black popper with yellow rubber legs.  The release rate from Canyon lake Dam was 160 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was beautiful with partly cloudy skies and temps in the low 80's F.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing lessons, guided trips and classes in the Texas Hill Country near New Braunfels, San Antonio, and Austin Texas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday June 20, 2017; half day fly fishing instructional/guide trip produced two new fly fishers and several nice Guadalupe Bass.  The release from Canyon Lake was 130 cfs with clear water conditions.  We did a 3 mile float in the warm water section and our best fly was the yellow popper with white rubber legs.  The weather was beautiful with cool morning temps in the low 70's and afternoon temps in the low 90's F.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips in the New Braunfels Texas area.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday June 21, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 130 cfs with clear water conditions.  Half day morning trip with Jake Gonta from Wimberly produced a new fly fisher.  The morning bite was slow but Jake managed to catch and release a few nice fish.  We were running a topwater pattern with a dropper.  We encountered about 10 tubers but they didn't get in the way of our fishing.  The weather was nice with north winds and clear blue skies.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing guide trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers in the Austin, New Braunfels and San Antonio areas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Thursday June 22, 2017; private fly fishing lesson with Fred and Lisa from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The release Canyon Lake was 130 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and temps in the low 80's F.  There was a light mayfly hatch with BWO's and Tricos in the morning.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday June 23, 2017; private fly fishing lesson with Miguel and Debi from Killeen was successful with Miguel catching on real quick and doing a great job.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 117 cfs with relatively clear conditions.  The weather was nice early but it became really hot about noon after our lesson.  The heat is supposed to subside tomorrow with a cool front moving through.  A cool front in late June?  We'll take it and enjoy it!  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips, fly fishing lessons and instruction near New Braunfels, San Antonio and Austin Texas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Saturday June 24, 2017; private fly fishing lesson and half day float on the lower Guadalupe in New Braunfels produced some nice Guadalupe Bass and feisty sunfish too.  The weather was perfect with cool temps from a mid summer cold front that dropped us 25 degrees F. from yesterday.  We encountered no tubers in the early morning hours but we saw a few around noon time.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 117 cfs with clear water conditions.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday June 25, 2017; Jim Pappas joined us for a two hour private fly fishing lesson.  Canyon Lake Dam release was 116 cfs with clear water conditions.  The temperature emerging from the tailrace was 64 degrees F.  The was a light mayfly hatch with a few small fish rising.  The weather was nice with cool temps in the 70's F. and partly cloudy skies.  There were no tubers in the morning to speak of.  Jim was sharp and caught on quickly.  He was throwing tight loops in no time.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips in the New Braunfels area, and San Antonio Texas too.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday June 26, 2017; half day fly fishing guide trip in the warmwater section in New Braunfels Texas produced several hard fighting bass and many feisty sunfish.  The weather was nice with partly cloudy skies and temps in the mid 80's F.  The best fly of the day was the Prince Nymph.  The release rate from Canyon Lake Dam was 116 cfs with clear water conditions;  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday June 27, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 117 cfs with murky conditions downstream near New Braunfels.  Rupal Shah and his father in law "Nino" joined us for a half day guide trip/fly fishing lesson.  The guys caught on to the lesson and we floated and fished about three river miles after that.  The action was pretty slow but we managed to land a few bass and sunfish.  We didn't encounter many people on our trip.  The weather was nice with partly cloudy skies and temps in the low 80's F.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the spring fed rivers near New Braunfels, Austin and San Antonio Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday June 28, 2017; Canyon Dam release was 117 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was nice with partly cloudy skies and temps in the low 70's to mid 80's F.  There was a light mayfly hatch with some BWO's and Tricos coming off.  We had the pleasure of hosting Juan and Susan from Austin.  We did a half day morning float in the Guadalupe in New Braunfels.  There were no tubers until we finished our float.  We didn't catch a lot of fish but we landed some big bass and several chunky sunfish.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the spring fed Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Thursday June 29, 2017; private fly fishing lesson with Tim and Greg from San Antonio produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was great with partly cloudy skies and temps in the high 70's and high 80's F.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 117 cfs with clear water.  There was a small Mayfly hatch this morning but it subsided quickly.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels. 

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday June 30, 2017; half day morning trip with Kerry Phillips and his brother Brad produced several nice rainbow trout and a couple of smallmouth bass on nymphs.  The flow from Canyon Lake was 150 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was nobody else on the water when we got started early.  There was no visible hatch but we managed to entice them with a worm pattern and prince nymph.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions: Saturday July 1, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 150 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was a small Trico and BWO hatch this morning but it did not last long.  There were lots of people here for the 4th and we postponed all of our bookings because of the crowds.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday July 2. 2017; Canyon Dam release was 150 cfs with clear water conditions.  We postponed our guide trips until the holiday crowd subsides.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday July 3, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Charlene and Michael produced two new fly fishers.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 150 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was beautiful with partly cloudy skies and temps in the mid 70's to high 80's F.  There were quite a few other people on the water but we weren't feeling crowded at all.  Expedition Outfitters has fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday July 4th, 2017; we postponed our trips until the crowds subsided.  The release from Canyon Lake was 150 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was great with partly cloudy skies and temps in the 80's and low 90's F.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday July 5, 2017; half day morning trip with Mike Sykes and lovely lady Kasey produced several nice hook ups.  The release from Canyon Lake was 150 cfs with clear water conditions.  Almost everyone went home from the holiday and we had the river to ourselves.  The weather was nice with partly cloudy skies and comfortable temps.  Our best fly of the day was the "Bitch Creek Nymph."  We dropped it below a big popper and it worked well.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Thursday July 6, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Ted and Martha from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was nice with partly cloudy skies and temps in the high 70's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 114 cfs with clear water conditions.  There were no tubers in the morning or other people whatsoever.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Saturday July 8, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 113 cfs with clear water conditions.  Fred and Sally Morgan from Austin joined us for a two hour private fly fishing lesson.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and temps in the high 70's F. this morning.  We avoided the crowds by meeting at Rio at the fourth crossing.  There was a light BWO and Trico hatch from about 7:00 am to 7:45.  It completely subsided after that.  Expedition Outfitters provide fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the spring fed Hill Country rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday July 10, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 117 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and temps in the high 70's early on.  Of course, the temps topped out in the 90's later on.  Two hour private fly fishing class and lesson with Stacy and Linda produced two new fly fishers.  These ladies were sharp and listened carefully to the instructor.  There was no one else on the water while we were out in the morning.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near San Antonio, New Braunfels and Austin Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday July 11, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 117 cfs with clear water conditions.  Half day guided trip with Jenna Jameson and Courtney Blue produced two new fly fishers.  These ladies were smart and listed carefully to the guide/instructor.  The weather was nice with partly cloudy skies and temps in the low 80's F. this morning.  After our lesson we did a three mile float in the New Braunfels section and caught several nice Guadalupe Bass and many colorful sunfish on poppers and streamers.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Thursday July 13, 2017; half day morning float and fly fishing lesson with Jody from Montgomery County produced a new fly fisher and some hard fighting fish.  It was crazy because he hooked and landed a carp in knee deep water and it jumped about three feet into the air!  The guide has never seen that before.  There very few other people on the water and the weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and morning temps in the high 70's F.  Of course by noon we were pushing 90 degrees F.  Canyon Lake Dam release was 117 cfs with clear water conditions.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Fishing Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday July 14, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 113 cfs with clear water conditions.  The water temp at the tailrace was 62 degrees F.  Today the Compton boys from Georgetown joined us for a private fly fishing lesson and short fishing float.  The guys caught on really well but the bite was slow.  They were putting the flies in the right places but we only had a few takers.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing lessons on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday July 16, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 103 cfs with clear water conditions.  Steven and Rachel joined us for a two hour private fly fishing lesson.  The weather was great with clear blue skies and warm temps.   There was a small mayfly hatch with BWO's and Trico's coming off.  Our students were smart and followed directions perfectly.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday July 17, 2017; half day fly fishing trip in New Braunfels produced two new fly fishers and several hard fighting bass.  The weather was great with clear blue skies and temps in the high 70's, 80's and low 90's F.  Our best fly was the Chernobyl Squirrel.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 107 cfs with clear water conditions.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips, fly fishing lessons, classes and instruction near Austin San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Fly Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Updated Tuesday July 18, 2017; half day instructional trip with Jay Jones form Austin and his buddy Kelli from San Francisco produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and nobody else on our part of the river.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 107 cfs with clear water conditions.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near San Antonio, Austin and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday July 19, 2017; Reagan and his brother Grayson joined us for an instructional fly fishing trip on the Guadalupe River.  We were targeting warmwater species with a popper/dropper fly arrangement.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 103 cfs with clear water conditions.  The guys were sharp and caught on quickly.  We didn't see any one else on the river and it was beautiful weather with temps in the 80's and low 90's F.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Thursday July 20, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 107 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and temps in the high 70's to high 80's F.  We hosted a two hour private fly fishing lesson with Frank and Jan from Austin.  They were smart and followed directions perfectly.  There was no one else on our part of the Guadalupe River.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips, fly fishing lessons and fly fishing instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.









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