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McLean Bowman with 10 lb Devils River Largemouth Bass

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Thursday February 2, 2017; two hour private fly fishing and casting lesson with Diane and Will produced two new fly fishers.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was reduced to 300 cfs from 600 cfs.  The water was clear with a light green tint.  The weather was great with comfortable temps in the 50's, 60's and 70's F.  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:  Tuesday February 7, 2017; morning fly fishing lesson with Grace and Don from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was warm with partly cloudy skies and clear water conditions.  The release from Canyon Lake was 300 cfs.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday February 8, 2017;  Canyon Lake Dam flow was reduced to bare minimums to allow a US Army Corps of Engineers inspection on the dam.  The release was resumed to normal flows after the exercise.  The weather today was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the mid 80's F.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing trips near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River conditions:  Friday February 10, 2017.  Canyon Lake release was 320 cfs with relatively clear water conditions:  The weather was beautiful with clear blu skies and temps in the 70's and 80's F.  Dave joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs fora two hour private fly fishing lesson at Rio Guadalupe Resort.  He listened to the instructor and executed the instructions perfectly.  This is rarely done but really appreciated!  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the spring fed Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Saturday February 11, 2017; half day trip with Mike and his lovely wife Linda from Houston produced several nice Guadalupe River rainbow trout.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 300 cfs with relatively clear water with a green chalky tint.  There was a prolific mayfly hatch and there were caddis coming off too.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies in the afternoon.  This was Linda's first time and she did great.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips in the Texas Hill Country near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday February 12, 2017; private fly fishing lesson with Leticia and Anna from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  These ladies were sharp and caught on quickly.  The weather was nice with temps in the 70's F. with partly cloudy skies.  The release from Canyon lake was 300 cfs and the water was pretty clear with a chalky green stain.  There was a nice Trico and BWO hatch about mid morning with a few caddis observed this evening.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips 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 February 13, 2017; Canyon Lake dam release was 317 cfs with relatively clear water conditions with chalky green stain.  Delila and Mary Jean from Austin joined us for a private fly fishing lesson.  The weather this morning was overcast with temps in the high 60's F.  These ladies were smart and caught on quickly.  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:  Tuesday February 14, 2017;  Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs hosted long time friends and clients Kerry Howell and Bill Cason from Austin for a six mile float.  The day started out with rain showers so we postponed our start time to 9:30 am.  Turns out that was a good call.  We hooked quite a few fish on the float with nymphs.  There was several good periods of Mayfly hatch activity.  The wind was gusting to 30 mph so it didn't seem like a continuous hatch but the wind could have dispersed the little bugs.  The release from Canyon Lake was 300 cfs with relatively clear water conditions despite overnight rains.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Thursday February 16, 2017; Canyon Dam release was 320 cfs with marginally clear water with a chalky green tint.  The day was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the mid 60's F.  Brittney Skye and her buddy Aurora Snow joined us for a stream side private fly fishing lesson.  These ladies took charge and performed flawlessly!  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday February 17, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 400 cfs with clear water conditions.  Sharon and her son Jake joined us for a six mile float from Rio downstream.  The weather was nice with temps in the 60's and 70's F with partly cloudy skies.  There was a prolific BWO and Trico hatch but very few fish rising.  The catching was pretty slow but Jake managed to land a huge Guadalupe Rainbow on an egg pattern and we hooked a few others.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Saturday February 18, 2017; Guadalupe River flow downstream of Canyon Lake was 400 cfs.  The weather was beautiful with high temps in the lower 80's F.  Alan Birney, his Dad Dave and his son Gareth joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for six mile float.  There were prolific mayfly hatches and quite a few anglers on the water too because of GRTU Trout Fest.  Even though it seemed crowded, we managed to land several nice Guadalupe Trout.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday February 20. 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 586 cfs.  Overnight rains dropped several inches of rain in a short period last night.  There were several creeks flowing in with chocolate brown water.  We rescheduled our trips today because of the adverse conditions and I'm glad we did.  The afternoon turned out nice with clear skies and comfortable temps in the 70's F but the river was still off colored.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips in the Texas Hill Country.

Guadalupe Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Updated Tuesday February 21, 2017; morning fly fishing lesson with Denise Edwards and her buddy Ginger produced two new fly fishers.  These ladies were sharp and listened carefully to the guide.  It was a pleasure giving them fly fishing lessons.  The release was from Canyon Lake Dam was 586 cfs with relatively clear water conditions.  The weather was perfect with partly cloudy skies and temps in ht e 70's F.  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 Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday February 22, 2017; morning fly fishing lesson with Amanda Fisher produced a new fly fisher.  The weather was perfect with clear blue skies and temps in the mid 80's F.  The Canyon Lake Dam release was increased from 600 cfs to 1,200 cfs to bleed off a little flood water from the other day.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips in the Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels areas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Thursday February 23, 2017; Russ McCarthy and his buddy Allen joined us for a six mile float on the Guadalupe River.  The best fly of the day was the San Juan worm.  We caught and released several nice Guadalupe Trout.  The weather was great with clear blue skies and comfortable temps in the mid to high 80's F.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday February 24, 2017; six mile float with Sean Thayer and his boys from Kansas produced some nice Guadalupe Trout with Sean kicking Cooper's butt and Bryce too!  The hot fly of the day was the Rs-2 and girdle bugs.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 1056 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the mid 80's F.  Expedition Outfitters offer fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides River Conditions and Fishing Report:  Saturday February 25, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 417 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the high 50's and 60's F.  Aileen Wang joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for a two hour private fly fishing lesson on the banks of the Guadalupe River at the Rio Guadalupe Resort.  Aileen was sharp and caught on quickly throwing tight, sharp, loops.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing raft trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fishing Guides Fly Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday February 26, 2017; Six mile float with Ron and his lovely wife from Seattle produced several nice Guadalupe Rainbow trout.  The best fly of the day was the drowned Trico Spinner.  The flow was 200 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was perfect with clear blue skies and comfortable temps in the mid 70's F.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday February 27, 2017, Private fly fishing lesson with Oscar and Remy Smith produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and comfortable temps in the 70's and 80's F.  The Guadalupe River flow was increased to 1,100 cfs to bleed off some flood water.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing guide trips, lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday February 28, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 1,058 cfs with clear water conditions.  Oscar Fuentes and his lovely wife Daisey joined us for a private fly fishing lesson.  The weather was warm and comfortable with temps in the lower 80's F.  These people listened carefully to the guide and executed the instructions perfectly.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New BraunfelsTexas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guides Report and and Fly Fishing Conditions on the Guadalupe River For Wednesday March 1, 2017:  The flow from Canyon Lake Dam was 1053 cfs with relatively clear water conditions.  The weather was perfect with clear blue skies and temps in the 70's F.  Rebecca and her buddy Lisa joined us for a private fly fishing lesson.  These ladies were smart and listened carefully to the guide.  They were casting tight loops in no time!  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Thursday March 2, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 1050 cfs with clear water conditions and chalky green tint.  The weather was perfect with morning temps in the high 40's F and evening temps in the high 60's.  Carolyn Bundy and Aimee Smith from Austin joined us for a two hour private fly fishing lesson.  These ladies were very astute and caught on quickly.  We saw a couple of Osprey hunting fish while we were there and it was fantastic to see them swoop down and grab unsuspecting victims on the shallow margins of the river.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near San Antonio, Austin and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Updated Friday March 3, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 1050 cfs with clear water conditions.  Dan Smith and Fred Gonzales joined us for a private fly fishing lesson on the banks of the Guadalupe River at New Braunfels Texas.  The weather was nice with temps in the mid 60's F. with clear blue skies.  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 Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Saturday March 4, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 1050 cfs with clear water conditions and the daytime high was 58 degrees F.  We had several trips scheduled today but we decided to cancel because of high flows and constant rainy conditions. It turned out to be the right thing to do.  Why go out there, be miserable and not catch fish?  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guides Fly Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday March 5, 2017; morning private fly fishing lesson with Linda and Mark produced two new fly fishers.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 1050 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was perfect with clear blue skies and temps in the low 70's F.  These two were smart and listened carefully to the guide.  There was a nice Trico hatch but the flow was too big to key on dries.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers.

Guadalupe Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions: Monday March 6, 2017; morning private fly fishing lesson with Delila and her buddy Samantha produced two new fly fishers.  These ladies were smart and listened carefully to the guide and executed everything perfectly.  The weather was nice with partly cloudy skies and comfortable temps in the 70's F.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 1050 cfs with clear water conditions.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Report and Fishing Conditions:  Tuesday March 7, 2017; private fly fishing lesson with Alicia and Sarah produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was overcast but pleasant with temps in the 70's F.  Canyon Lake Dam release was 1050 cfs with nice rapids in places.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips in the Texas Hill Country 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 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.



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