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Guadalupe Fishing Guide
Guadalupe River Striped Bass Caught By Don Holmes in the Trophy Trout Zone
Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide
Chrissy Smith and Ashlee Newman Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides

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.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday July 21, 2017; two hour fly fishing lesson with Jess and Robert produced two new fly fishers.  The release from Canyon Lake was 103 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was nice with morning temps in the high 70's and 80's F.  There were a few other people on the river but they didn't arrive until after 11:00 am.  We started with casting lessons, knot tying and techniques on reading the water.  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.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Saturday July 22. 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Jordan and Sarah produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and warm temps.  Canyon Lake Dam release was 103 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was a light mayfly hatch this morning but it ended after about an hour.  We saw some small bass and minnows rising for the little bugs.  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:  Sunday July 23, 2017; two hour fly fishing lesson/class with Tiffany and Susan from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 103 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was on the warm side in the morning but a mid summer cool front approached us and dropped temps about 20 degrees.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing guides on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near San Antonio, Austin and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions: Monday July 24, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Bert and Lisa produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and warm, comfortable temps on the 80's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 103 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 Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday July 25, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Elayne and Rodney from Austin Texas produced two new fly fishers.  The morning was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the comfortable range.  The Canyon Lake Dam release was 103 cfs with clear water conditions.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips, fly fishing lessons, fly fishing 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:  Wednesday July 26 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 103 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was nice with partly cloudy skies and warm temperatures.  Roger and Aileen joined us for a half day morning trip on the stretch in New Braunfels.  We didn't see any tubers until we got off the water around noon.  We caught and released some small bass and several brightly colored sunfish.  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:  Thursday July 27, 2018.  Canyon Lake Dam release was 107 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the morning in the high 70's rising to 89 degrees F.  Fred and Wilma joined us for a half day trip on the Guadalupe River in the New Braunfels area.  We caught and released several nice bass and sunfish on topwaters and streamers too.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing guide 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 July 28, 2017; half day morning trip in the warmwater section near New Braunfels produced several nice Guadalupe Bass and many brightly colored sunfish.  There were no tubers in the morning and we got off the river before they showed.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 103 cfs with clear water conditions.  Jared and Lisa joined us from Austin for a guide trip/fly fishing lesson.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction 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 July 29. 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 103 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was nice early in the morning but it got uncomfortably warm in the afternoon.  Right now we're just doing half day morning trips getting off the water by noon in the shade.  We had a private fly fishing lesson this morning with Rachel and Tom from Austin.  They were both smart and caught on quickly.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips, 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 30, 2017;  Canyon Lake Dam release was 103 cfs with clear water conditions.  All of the tubers and tourists went home because check out time is 11:00 am at the campgrounds and hotels/cabins.  Everybody left and we had the river to ourselves.  Cherry Rylander and her buddy Tom from Austin joined us for a two hour private fly fishing lesson.  They were both smart and caught on quickly.   We accidentally caught a couple of fish while practicing.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips, 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 August 18, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 107 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was nice for an early morning float on the Guadalupe River with comfortable morning temps in the high 70's to high 80's F.  Katie and Eddie joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for a refresher fly fishing lesson and a 3 mile float targeting bass and sunfish.  The students did well with too many fish to count.  It's not always this good but we'll take it!  The Bitch Creek nymph was our major performer.  Expedition Outfitters offers 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:  Saturday August 19, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Derek and Drew produced two new fly fishers.  These guys were smart and caught on fast.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and morning temps in thje high 70's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 107 cfs with clear water conditions.  There were no tubers out early in the morning but we saw some after our lesson about 10:30 am.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday August 20, 2017; two hour fly fishing lesson with Jess and Brenda produced two new fly fishers.  These two were smart and listened carefully to the instructor.  The weather was nice with early morning temps in the high 70's F.  Canyon Lake Dam release was 107 cfs with clear water conditions.  Most of the tourists from the weekend headed home this morning.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips and fly fishing lessons on the Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday August 21, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 107 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was nice for the eclipse which lowered temps a few degrees.  Two hour fly fishing lesson with Will and Marge from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  There was no one else on the water while we did our fly fishing lesson.  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:  Tuesday August 22, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Barbara and Jimmy from the Conroe area produced two new fly fishers.  They were both sharp and listed carefully to the instructor.  The weather was nice with partly cloudy skies and temps in the high 70's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 107 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was nobody on the river because the schools have started classes.  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 September 7, 2017: half day morning trip with Rick Russo from Los Angeles produced several bass and many sunfish too.  The weather was beautiful with morning temps in the high 50's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 60 cfs with springs adding another 40 cfs and clear water conditions.  Several of our fish were on topwater patterns but several bit a submerged fly as well.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided 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: Friday September 8, 2017; morning scouting trip with guide trainee Ben and experienced guide Steven Bowka produced some nice bass on the smaller side.  They did however land many huge sunfish that fought hard with their flat bodies.  The weather was perfect with clear blue skies and temps in the low 70's F. with clear water conditions.  Our best fly was a small yellow popper.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips, fly casting 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: Saturday September 9, 2017; Half day morning instructional trip with Christian Arnoux and his buddy from Chicago produced quite a few fish that were caught and released.  The guys were smart and caught on quickly.  The weather was nice with cool morning temps in the mid 50's and high temps around 80 degrees F.  Our best fly was the popper with rubber legs.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips, fly fishing lessons, fly instruction in the Texas Hill Country near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday September 11, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Robert and Genoa from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  We started with stream side casting instruction, reading the water and fly selection.  After that we learned about the different types of presentations.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and temps in the low 80's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 60 cfs with springs and creeks adding another 20 cfs with clear water conditions.  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:  Tuesday September 12, 2017; Two hour private fly fishing lesson with Fred and Marleen Franco from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and comfortable temps.  These two were smart and listened to the instructor carefully.   There was no one else on the river near us.  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 September 13, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Trinie and Scott produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and comfortable temps.  The river was deserted except for our presence. There was a nice mayfly hatch this morning with BWO's and Tricos.  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: Thursday September 14, 2017; Two hour private fly fishing lesson with Tina and Marco from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the high 70's and 80's F.  We started with casting lessons, learned a couple of knots and talked about fly selection.  The students were smart and caught on quickly.  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:  Updated Friday September 15, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Tracy and Mark from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was perfect with clear blue skies and temps in the mid 70's F.  The river was clear and cool with no one else around.  As soon as school started it was a ghost town on the river.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips, fly fishing lessons and fly fishing instruction on the spring fed Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Saturday September 16, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Gretchin and Mark produced two new fly fishers.   The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and morning temps in the high 70's F.  We didn't see anyone else on the river during our time but there were a few people out later in the afternoon in kayaks.  Also, there was a nice BWO and Trico hatch with minnows and sunfish feeding on the bugs.  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 Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday, September 19, 2017; Private fly fishing lesson with Billy and Wilma Rodriguez from Austin produced two new fly fishers.   We started with casting lessons, river orientation and fly selection.  The release was clear water from Canyon Lake.  Expedition Outfitters provides guide trips on the spring fed hill country rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels TX.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday September 20, 2017; two hour fly fishing lesson with Chico and Alma Rodriguez produced two new fly fishers.  They were both smart and listened carefully to the instructor.  The weather was nice with overcast skies and cool temps in the morning.  We learned to cast, tie knots and read the water.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips, fly fishing lessons and fly fishing instruction 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:  Thursday September 21, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Lizzy and Fredrick from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The release from Canyon Lake was low and clear water conditions.  There was no one else on the water but we got our lesson done with cool temps in the 70's and clear blue skies.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the spring hill country rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Devils River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday September 22, 2017; Molly and Emmy joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for a Devils River trip.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and temps in the 80's F.  The flow was low y slow and barely adequite to complete the trip.  Expedition Outfitters offers 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:  Sunday September 24, 2017; two hour fly fishing lesson with Tim and Frida Gonzales from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The release from Canyon Lake was low and slow with clear water conditions.  The weather was nice with cool morning temps in the high 70's F.  We started out with casting lessons, learned a couple of knots and simulated fly fishing on the river without flies.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday September 25, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Chance and Jeremy produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was nice with partly cloudy skies and cool temps.  These guys were smart and caught on quickly.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips, fly fishing 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:  Tuesday September 26, 2017; we cancelled our guide trips today because of persistent rain showers.  We're not complaining though.  We need the recharge in the aquifer and for the creeks and rivers too.  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:  Wednesday September 27, 2017; we cancelled our trips today because of persistent rainy conditions.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips, fly fishing classes, and fly fishing instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Thursday September 28, 2017; we squeezed in a two hour private fly fishing lesson in between rain showers.  Chris Jimenez and his lovely wife were smart and caught on quickly.  The weather was cool with overcast skies and no body else on the river.  The flow from Canyon Lake Dam was 100 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.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday, September 29, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Rita and Frank produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was overcast with comfortable temps in the high 70's F.  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 September 30, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Seth Cunningham and his buddy Mike from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  These guys were sharp and caught on quickly.  The weather was nice with morning temps in the mid 60's F. and clear blue skies.  The release from Canyon Lake was 105 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was a nice Trico and BWO hatch but nothing rising except minnows and small sunfish.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday October 1, 2017; Mitch Fontenote and Chelsea joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for a short 3 mile float on the Guadalupe in the New Braunfels area.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and temps in the 70's F.  We caught and released quite a few fish on topwater patterns.  The flow from Canyon Lake was 110 cfs with clear water conditions.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near San Antonio, New Braunfels and Austin.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday October 2, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Thelma and Gi Gi produced two new fly fishers.  These ladies were smart and listened to the instructor carefully.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and temps in the 70's to mid 80's.  The release from Canyon Lake was app. 100 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.

Guadalupe Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday October 3, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Trina and Robert Fernandez produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was nice with partly cloudy skies and temps in the low 80's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 100 cfs with clear water conditions.  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.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Thursday October 5, 2017.  Canyon Lake Dam release was 100 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and comfortable temps.  Two hour private fly fishing lesson with Gene and Tim produced two new fly fishers.  There was a nice mayfly hatch and caddis too.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the spring fed Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday October 6, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Brie and Welton Smithers from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and temps in the high 70's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 100 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was a prolific Needle Fly Hatch and the dragon flies and swallows ate them up.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Saturday October 7, 2017;  Canyon Lake Dam release was 100 cfs with relatively clear water with olive green tint.  The weather was nice but a little warm because we reached the lower 90's briefly.  Robert Lopez and his son Ethan joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for a 6 mile float.  We caught and released quite a few sunfish and small bass.  There were a few other people out but no crowds for sure.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing  classes, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday October 8, 2017; tow hour private fly fishing lesson with Jeana and Charles produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was nice with comfortable morning temps in the 70's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was about 100 cfs with relatively clear water with an olive stain.  There was a nice Caddis and BWO hatch this morning with little bass and sunfish rising to the bugs.  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:  Monday October 9, 2017; the release from Canyon Lake was 94 cfs.  Crystal and Christine joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for a two hour private fly fishing lesson.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and temps in the high 70's F.  These ladies were smart and followed instructions perfectly.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Devils River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday October 11, 2017; John Tulp from Maine joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for an action packed fishing trip on the Devils.  The weather was perfect with cool temps and sunny skies.  The flow was good with clear water conditions.  Most of our action was on sub surface flies but we got a few on topwater patterns too.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country spring fed rivers.

Devils River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Thursday October 12, 2017:  Day two of our Devils trip with John Tulp from Maine produced some more feisty smallies and largemouth.  We didn't connect with anything big but we got good numbers of hard fighters.  The flow was good and clear water conditions prevailed.  We did best with a dropper underneath a topwater pattern.  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:  Saturday October 14, 2017;  Burgess Construction Company sent quite a few of its officers and top managers to join us for a team building event featuring fly fishing.  These guys were smart and caught on fast.  We actually caught a few fish even though we were just practicing.  The release from Canyon Lake was 95 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.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday October 15, 2017; we cancelled our trips scheduled for today because of the forecast for severe thunderstorms and high winds.  Better to be safe than sorry!  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 October 16, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Kip and Rhonda from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the high 50's this morning.  These two were quick learners and performed flawlessly.  Since they have never fished before with conventional equipment they had nothing to unlearn.  The flow from Canyon Lake was clear and cold.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Devils River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions.  Wednesday and Thursday October 18 and 19, 2017.  Expedition Outfitters guides Greg Smith and Kevin Stubbs had the pleasure of hosting Dr. Andy Clemmons, Aaron Clemons, Pete Clemmons and "Skip" for a two day trip on the lower reach near the confluence with Lake Amistad.  The guys were expert fishermen and we landed some largemouth and smallmouth bass.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and temps in the mid 70's F.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Saturday October 21, 2017; we had to reschedule our guide trip today because of mechanical difficulties.  We were however able to teach a two hour private fly fishing lesson on the banks of the Guadalupe River.  Erin Burnette and her guy Rob Southerland joined us from Austin.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and comfortable temps.  These two were smart and listened carefully to the instructor.  There was a prolific Trico and BWO hatch today but only sunfish and minnows rising to the bugs.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday October 22, 2017; we cancelled our fly fishing lesson for this morning because of thunderstorms and high winds.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday October 23, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Frank and Franny Smith from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was great with clear blue skies and temps in the 60's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 70 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was a light Trico and BWO hatch with minnows and sunfish rising to the bugs.  Frank and Franny were smart and listened carefully to the guide and caught on quickly.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the spring fed hill country rivers near Austin, San Antonio, and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday October 24, 2017; half day morning trip in the warm water section in New Braunfels produced several bass and quite a few brightly colored sunfish.  The release from Canyon Lake was 70 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was nice with cool temps and clear blue skies.  The best fly of the day was the yellow popper with white rubber legs.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near San Antonio, Austin and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday October 25, 2017: two hour private fly fishing lesson with Genoa Jones and her friend "Catfish" from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was delightful with clear blue skies and temps in the 60's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 70 cfs with clear water conditions.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing excursions on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Thursday October 26, 2017; half day trip in the lower Guadalupe River in the New Braunfels area produced two new fly fishers and several nice bass and sunfish.  The hot fly was the red popper with yellow rubber legs.  The flow was 70 cfs with clear water conditions.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday October 29, 2017; half day guide trip on the warmwater section in New Braunfels produced several bass and sunfish on topwater poppers.  The release from Canyon Lake was 70 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.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday October 30, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Jessie and Fran from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was great with clear blue skies and temps in the 60's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 70 cfs with clear water conditions.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing guide 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:  Tuesday October 31, 2017; Halloween day provided Rick and Marsha from Austin an opportunity to become fly fishers.  We started with casting lessons, fly selection and reading the water.  After that, we talked about various insects and how to imitate them while fishing.  We also went over access points and rivers in the area.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips, fly fishing lessons and fly fishing 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:  Sunday November 5, 2017;  Two hour private fly fishing lesson with Rosalynn and her friend Todd produced two new fly fishers.  The river was flowing low and clear with very few people out.  There was a nice Trico hatch and some caddis too.  Expedition Outfitters offers 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:  Monday November 6, 2017; half day morning trip with Ozzie and Frederick produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and comfortable temps.  The release from Canyon Lake was 56 cfs with clear water conditions.  The bite was slow but we still managed to land a few fish on red poppers and black woolly buggers.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Thursday November 9, 2017; The flow from Canyon Lake was 70 cfs with ckear blue water.  Thee was a brief mayfly hatch with nothing rising for the bugs.  Since there were no fish rising  we casted streamers to many fish.  

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday November 10, 2017.  Half day trip with Rachel and Frida produced two new fly fishers.  The release from Canyon Lake was 60 cfs with clear water conditions.  We caught and released quite a few small bass and sunfish.  The weather was overcast with high temps in the 60's F.  The fish were hitting on small streamers and nymphs.  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 Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Saturday November 11, 2017.  Two hour private fly fishing lesson with Carla and Brad produced two new fly fishers. The flow from Canyon Lake was clear and cold.  The weather was nice with overcast skies and temps in the 70's F.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday November 12, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Beatrice and Carl produced two new fly fishers.  These two were smart and listened carefully to the guide.  The release from Canyon Lake was 60 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was a brief Mayfly hatch this evening but nothing rising except sunfish and minnows.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country spring fed rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

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:   Monday November 13, 2107; half day morning trip on the warmwater section near New Braunfels produced many brightly colored sunfish and several feisty Guadalupe Bass.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and temps in the high 70's F.  Fred and his lady Sophia joined us for a fun filled morning.  The release from Canyon Lake was 70 cfs with clear water conditions.  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:  Wednesday November 15, 2017; half day guided trip in the warmwater section of New Braunfels with Jenna and Micah produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and temps in the 80's F.  The hot fly of the day was the chartreuse Clouser minnow with a little flash.  The release from Canyon Lake was 70 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.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Friday November 17, 2017; Guadalupe River Trout Unlimited stocked the river today with giant rainbow trout with an average size of 18 inches although some were as big as 25 inches.  The flow from Canyon Lake was 74 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was nice with temps in the 70's.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing instruction 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:  Tuesday November 21, 2017;  Expedition Outfitters guide Billy Hicks hosted Steve Howell and his son from Colorado for a Guadalupe River rainbow trout trip.  The guys were experienced fly fishers and landed several nice fish.  The day was beautiful with comfortable temps in the low 70's and sunshine.  The release from Canyon Lake was 75 cfs with clear water conditions.  The best fly of the day was the Prince Nymph.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips and instruction 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:  Wednesday November 22, 2017; Canyon Lake release was 75 cfs with clear water conditions.  We hosted Paul and Frida from Austin for a two hour private fly fishing lesson.  They were smart and caught on quickly.  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and nice temps.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday November 24, 2017;  Monika from San Antonio joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for a 3 mile float.  Monika was sharp and caught on quickly.  She hooked and did battle with 2 huge rainbows.  The flow from Canyon Lake was 75 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was a nice Trico hatch but no fish rising to the bugs.  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 November 25, 2017; Full day trip with Robbin Murphy and his son Marcus produced a couple of huge Guadalupe Rainbow Trout.  Both fish were in the 4 lb class.  The release from Canyon Lake was 75 cfs with clear water conditions.   The weather was great with clear blue skies and temps in the high 70's and low 80's.  There were quite a few fishermen and women out but we managed to find a couple of secluded places.  There was a nice Trico hatch but no fish rising to the bugs.  We got our fish on bead headed Prince Nymphs.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips, fly fishing classes 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:  Monday November 27, 2017;  Julia Rodriguez and Christian Murdock joined us for a two hour private fly fishing lesson.  These two were sharp and listened carefully to the guide/instructor.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the low 80's.  The release from Canyon Lake was 75 cfs with clear water conditions.  There were a few other people on the water today but no crowds.  There was a nice Trico hatch but no fish rising that we saw.  Expedition Outfitters offers 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:  Tuesday November 28, 2017; private fly fishing lesson with Tim and Rita Cantu from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and comfortable temps.  The flow was 75 cfs with clear water conditions.  We saw a nice Trico hatch with some fish feeding on the drowned spinners. Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday December 1, 2017; Canyon Dam release was 70 cfs with clear water conditions.  Fred and Christian were first time fly fishers with lofty goals.  They wanted prepare for a bone fishing trip in Belize.  We worked on distance casting, double hauling and more.  Most of our targets were bass and sunfish but we encountered several stripers in the 30 lb class.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions: Saturday December 2, 2017; Private fly fishing lesson with Will and GiGi from Austin Texas produced two new fly fishers.  Canyon Lake release was 75 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the low 70's.  There was a nice Trico and Caddis hatch but no fish were seen feeding above the surface.  There was a stocking of new GRTU trout with many fish in excess of three pounds being put in the Guadalupe River.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips in the Austin Texas area near San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday December 3, 2017; Canyon Lake release was 70 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was overcast with foggy conditions and a light rain at times.  Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs had the pleasure of hosting Mike and Kasey Sykes on a three mile float on the Guadalupe River.  Kasey was skilled at presenting the flies and hooked and fought two huge Guadalupe Rainbow Trout.  Mike made good presentations but he wasn't as fortunate.  There was a nice Trico hatch but no fish taking surface bugs.  Kasey hooked her fish on Prince nymphs.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips, fly fishing lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday December 6, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 80 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather has turned cold and rainy with high temps in the high 30's F.  We rescheduled our trips because we can.  Nobody wanted to fish in these conditions.  It didn't quit raining all day.  We're not complaining because we need the extra flow in the river.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions: Thursday December 7, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release is 80 cfs with clear water conditions.  We rescheduled the trips we had to day because of heavy rain and temps in the 30's.  The river is still running clear but the risk of hypothermia is too high.  The weather is forecasted to improve by tomorrow with clearing skies and warmer temps.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and guided fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions: Friday December 8, 2017; Expedition Outfitters guide Ben Kalter had the pleasure of hosting Marvin Law and his pretty lady for a fun filled fly fishing guide trip on the Guadalupe River.  The weather started out frigid with snow on the ground and clear blue skies.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 80 cfs with clear water conditions.  Marvin caught and released several huge Guadalupe trout on egg patterns with a girdle bug dropper.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions: Monday December 11, 2017; Half day float trip with Mark and Elijah from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The guys were smart and caught on quickly.  The guys caught and released several nice Guadalupe Trout.  The release from Canyon Lake was 80 cfs with clear water conditions.  The was a small mayfly hatch with some BWO's and Trico's coming off but there were no fish rising that we saw.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and high temps in the 70's.  Expedition Outfitters hosts guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions: Tuesday December 12, 2017; Canyon Lake Dam release was 95 cfs with clear water conditions.  Mark and Angelina from Austin joined us for a two hour private fly fishing lesson.  They were both sharp and listened carefully.  The weather was nice with temperatures on the cool side but clear blue skies.  There was a small mayfly hatch but we didn't see any rising fish.  We only saw one guide boat on the water this morning.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio or New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Thursday December 14, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Nick and Lisa from Austin Texas produced two new fly fishers.  These two were smart and caught on quickly.  The weather was nice with comfortable temps and sunny skies.  There was a nice mayfly hatch but no fish rising to the bugs.  Expedition Outfitters offers guide fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday December 15, 2017: Two hour private fly fishing lesson with Rick and Lisa from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was nice with partly cloudy skies and temps in the high 50's and 60's.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 80 cfs with clear water conditions.  There were a few other people out but no crowds.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.  

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday December 17, 2017; half day trip with John Garza and his son David from San Antonio produced two new fly fishers.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was around 90 cfs with clear water conditions.  We had lots of bites but we struggled to land fish because of light takes.  We did however battle two rainbows that jumped and fought like hell and one of them was in the five pound class.  The weather was a little foggy at first but it cleared later in the day.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday December 18. 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Tarra and Patrick O'Connor from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The Canyon Lake release was about 90 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather this morning was a little foggy but we saw the Osprey catch a couple of fish in the overcast conditions.  There were a few fishermen and guide boats on the water but it was not too crowded.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday December 19, 2017; the rain forecast was 100% and put a damper on our trip.  Luckily our clients were able to reschedule for tomorrow and Thursday.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was around 90 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was thick fog in the morning with heavier showers throughout the day.  The temps were pretty nice in the high 50's to 70's F.  We're not complaining...we need the rain.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin. San Antonio and New Braunfels.  Don't forget one of our fly fishing gift certificates would be the perfect present for all of your nature loving friends and family!

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday December 20, 2017; two hour private fly fishing  lesson with Tyrone and Moeisha from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was overcast with fog early on.  The weather cleared by afternoon with blue skies and temps in the low 70's.   The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 90 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.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday December 22, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson Rachel and Domingo from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was warm and foggy with a few folks on the river but definitly no crowds.  We went over casting, reading the water, fly selection, access points and presentation.  The Canyon Lake Dam release was 96 cfs with clear water conditions.  There were a few Tricos hatching in the morning and some caddis too but we didn't see any rising fish.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Saturday December 23, 2017; two hour private fly fishing lesson with Artemus and Julie Christian from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  Canyon Lake Dam release was 90 cfs with clear water conditions.  We started with casting lessons, learned a couple of knots, talked about fly selection and reading the water.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Updated Sunday December 31, 2017; Full day trip from Rio to Lazy L and L produced some huge Guadalupe rainbow trout.  Kerry Howell and Bill Cason joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for a frosty float trip.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 90 cfs with clear water conditions.  Since the temps were in the mid 30's we fished flies that mimicked high protein sources.  Kerry had the biggest fish in the 6 lb class and it was landed on 5x tippet.  She kept the fish out of the submerged brush piles with expert angling skills.  There were very few people out and it was very pleasant after the crowded holiday period.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe Trout Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions: Tuesday January 2, 2018; We rescheduled the trips we had booked for today because the conditions were raw for our area.   The temps were way below freezing and difficult for our area.  The release from Canyon Lake was 90 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.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday January 3, 2018; Private fly fishing lesson with Jeremy and Lisa from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 89 cfs with clear water conditions.  The morning started off really cold for our area but quickly warmed with clear blue skies and moderate west winds.  Jeremy and Lisa were sharp, caught on quickly and listened carefully to their instructor.  There was a very minor midge hatch in the afternoon but no fish rising that we saw.  Expedition Outfitters teaches fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday January 5, 2018; full day 6 mile float from Rio to Gardo's produced many sight casting opportunities to big Guadalupe River rainbow trout.  Bob Long from New Mexico and his buddy Eddie from Houston joined us for a fun but challenging float.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 86 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was pleasant with high temps in the 50's.  We didn't have any luck on our nymph rigs and there wasn't a detectable hatch until late afternoon when we saw some Caddis coming off in small numbers.  With that, we decided to strip streamers to the fish we saw.  We had lots of follows and short strikes from the big ones but the only fish we landed were on the small side.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Saturday January 6, 2018; 2 boat full day trip from Rio to Lazy L and L produced several huge Guadalupe trout form 3-5 lbs.  James Mansfield, Rob Mansfield and John and Greg joined Dan Cone and Kevin Stubbs for a fun packed Guadalupe Fly Fishing Trip on a comfortable winter day in central Texas.   The release from Canyon Lake was 86 cfs with cold clear water conditions.  There were quite a few fishermen on the water and there was a nice BWO and Caddis hatch.   Even so, we got most of our fish on huge ugly streamers.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips, lessons and instruction on the Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday January 9, 2018; half day morning trip with Wilbur and Gretchen produced several large Guadalupe Trout.  The skies were clear blue with cool temperatures aroun 50 degrees F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 84 cfs with clear water conditions.  It was nice because there were very few other fishermen out.  We didn't see a hatch but we used meaty egg patterns dropped under an attractor.  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:  Wednesday January 10, 2018; Half day morning float with Mike from Ohio and his lovely daughter Sarah from Boerne produced some nice Guadalupe Trout.  Sarah was the champ and caught and released a really hard fighting Guadalupe Rainbow Trout in the 4 lb class.  There were very few people on the water and the temps were in the 50's and 60's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 89 cfs with clear water conditions.  Our best flies of the day were the BWO emerger paired with a San Juan Worm attractor.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.  

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Saturday January 13, 2018; Mike and John joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for a fun filled afternoon of catching "huge Guadalupe Trout"...not kidding, these fish were in the 5 -6 lb class.  The weather was great with comfortable temps in the high 50's and clear blue skies.  These guys were expert fishermen and the guide's job was easy.  We had our best luck with oversized Prince Nymphs and Girdle Bug trailers.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 86 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.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday January 14, 2018; half day morning trip was donated to Guadalupe River Trout Unlimited for their "Trout Camp."  The morning started off pretty cold with low temps in the 20's F. but it quickly warmed to the high 50's.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 89 cfs with clear water conditions.  Andres and Norma joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for an instructional float.  Andres was very smart and picked up the technique quickly.  We got several hook ups with large Guadalupe trout!  We didn't see any hatches so we stripped big streamers.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Thursday January 18, 2018; private fly fishing lessons with April and Charity from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  These ladies were smart and caught on quickly.  The weather was a little warmer this afternoon with temps in the mid 40's F and partly cloudy skies.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 89 cfs with clear water conditions.  We didn't see an insect hatch on our stretch of the Guadalupe River.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions: Monday January 29, 2018; half day morning trip with Phil Labedzki from Costa Rica produced a personal best Rainbow Trout for the angler.  He caught a beautiful Guadalupe "Buck" Rainbow Trout in the 5-6 lb class on 5X tippet.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 86 cfs with clear water conditions.  There was a nice Trico hatch and we got a couple of hook ups on a drowned spinner.  Please note: The weather was very comfortable with cool morning temps in the low 30's but afternoon temps reached 72 degrees F.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips, 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:  Tuesday January 30, 2018;  Canyon Lake Dam release was 86 cfs with clear water conditions.  We had a private two hour fly fishing lesson with Courtney and Greg this morning.  They were sharp and listened carefully to the guide...and performed flawlessly.  This doesn't always happen, thanks for their cooperation!  The weather was nice with clear blue skies and temps in the 60's F.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips in the Texas Hill Country near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  February 2, 2018; Private fly fishing lesson with Erin and her two daughters from the Driftwood TX area produced three new fly fishers!  Even though the daughters were 8 and 10, they concentrated fully on the subject at hand and had perfect hand and eye coordination.  The morning was cool with temps in the mid 50's F.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 86 cfs with clear water conditions.  We didn't see an insect hatch but the wind was blowing hard from the Northeast and we could have missed it.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near San Antonio, New Braunfels and Austin.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions: Saturday February 3, 2018; We rescheduled our trip today because of uncomfortable weather.  There was a cold hard rain in the morning with temps im the mid 50's making things miserable.  Since our guests were from the area it was easy to reschedule.  The release from Canyon Lake was 86 cfs with clear water conditions.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips in Texas and British Columbia Canada too!

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fly Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday February 5, 2018; half day trip with Neil Young from Scotland and his buddy Todd from Florida produced a new fly fisher.  Neil had casting skills coming from Scotland but we taught Todd the basics and he caught on quickly.  There was no insect hatch in the morning and the bite was slow.  We did however get a nice fish to the net despite tough conditions.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 86 cfs with clear water conditions.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday February 23, 2018; half day trip with Gretchen and Mark from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 89 cfs with clear water conditions.  The morning started off with some light rain but it quit and fog persisted.  The bite was slow with no visible insect hatch.  We did however get a couple of fish to the net.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Devils River Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions: March 1 and March 2, 2018:  We had the pleasure of hosting Logan Brant and his buddy on the lower end of the river near the confluence with Lake Amistad.  The flow at Paffords Crossing was 130 cfs with clear water conditions.   The winds were pretty strong both days but we managed to get a few nice smallmouth and largemouth bass on topwaters and streamers too.  Luckily the overcast mornings gave us an edge when the winds were calm.

Devils River Fly Fishing Guides fishing report and river conditions:  Tuesday March 4 and Wednesday March 5, 2018; Kevin Stubbs and Greg Smith had the pleasure of hosting Garrett Gordy, Baron Boyette, Mike Sykes and his brother on the lower end of the Devils River near Devils Back.  The weather was cool with morning temps demanding waders to be worn.  The winds were high in the afternoon but not too bad in the mornings.  The water was gin clear with lots of sight casting opportunities.  We didn't do too well on topwaters but heavy streamers got down to the fish and woke them up.  Our best fly was the black tube jig.  Luckily our fishermen were great casters with lots of experience making the guides job easier!

Devils River Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday April 4 and Thursday April 5, 2018; Jason Schell and his brother Patrick joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for a bass fishing adventure on the lower end of the river.  The weather was overcast with high winds and very challenging conditions.  Luckily the two fishermen were expert bass fishers and could make perfect casts.  We landed and released lots of nice smallies and largemouth on a variety of patterns.   Jason landed and released a five pound smallie and Patrick did have a five pound largemouth try to eat a fourteen inch smallie of the end of his line!

Devils River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Updated April 11 and 12, 2018;  Devils River flow at the Pafford gauge was 200 cfs with clear water conditions. Two day trip with Bill Harabin, Peggy Russell, Brook Brown and Fidel Hernandez from Austin, Texas was challenging because of weather conditions and other factors.  The weather was cool and overcast with high winds hampering our fly casting and visibility.  There wasn't any sight casting but we managed to enjoy a good trip with a few fish landed.  We also toured the ancient Native American rock art paintings that date back 4,000 years and we enjoyed some great cooking from our staff at the ranch.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing expeditions on the Texas Hill Country rivers.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Updated Monday November 19, 2018; Canyon Lake Dam release 600 cfs with water temps in the low 50's F.   Ted Mendreck and Casey Kennedy from Sportsman's Finest in Austin joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for a quick nine mile float.  The day was pretty cool with temps in the low 40's and overcast skies.  We threw streamers and drifted nymphs in the cloudy water with mixed results.  Although we had a little action, it was pretty slow overall.  We have higher hopes for tomorrow and the next day.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing raft 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:  Updated Tuesday November 20, 2018;  Canyon Lake Dam release 560 cfs with chalky green tint.  The bite was a little better today than yesterday but we were still struggling to bring fish to the net.  The hook ups we had were violent and the rainbows jumped several times.  All of the fish we encountered were fat and healthy.  We didn't encounter an insect hatch so we continued to strip streamers and we drifted some nymph rigs too.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the mid 60's F.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing gift certificates/gift cards if you want the perfect Christmas present for your friends and family who love nature and the outdoors with some adventure thrown in too!

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Saturday November 24, 2018; Canyon Lake Dam Release was 560 cfs with relatively clear water conditions.  The weather was nice with clear skies and cool temps topping out at 74 degrees F.  Jim Boland from the Tyler Texas area joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for a short half day float and we got several takes and landed a nice Guadalupe Rainbow Trout that fought hard and jumped about three feet in the air.  The secret fly was the San Juan Worm.  Expedition Outfitters has gift certificates for your fly fishing friends and family.  Get one and they'll love you even more!

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday November 26, 2018; Canyon Lake Dam release was 550 cfs with chalky green water flowing with class II rapids in a few places.  The weather was beautiful today and the fall colors are peaking.  We started out at 39 degrees F and topped out at 68.  There was a nice Mayfly hatch but no fish rising to the dries.  We were successful with our fly fishing lessons today and trained several new anglers.  The perfect Christmas present is an Expedition Outfitters fly fishing gift certificate!  Give your family and friends the gift of fly fishing and they'll love you even more!

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday November 28, 2018; Canyon Lake Dam release was 405 cfs with relatively clear water conditions.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the low 70's F.  Two hour fly fishing lesson with Jean and Alan from Austin Texas produced two new fly fishers.  They were smart people and followed the guide's instruction perfectly.  There wasn't an insect hatch we could determine but the temps should support one soon.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing gift cards and gift certificates for your outdoors and nature loving family and friends.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Updated Thursday November 29, 2018; Canyon Lake Dam release was 400 cfs with relatively clear water clarity at 58 degrees F.  The weather was spring like with blue skies and temps in the low 70's F.  Two hour private fly fishing lesson with Jessica and Tamera from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  These ladies were sharp and listened carefully.  They were throwing tight loops with astonishing accuracy.  Don't forget Christmas is approaching fast and a fly fishing gift certificate is the perfect present for your family and friends!

Guadalupe Trout Fishing Guide and Fishing Report with River Conditions:  Updated Sunday December 2, 2018; Canyon Lake Dam release was 400 cfs with relatively clear water conditions with water temps in the high 50's F.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and cool morning temps in the high 40's.  Two hour private fly fishing lesson with Mike and Pauline from Austin Texas produced two new fly fishers.  These two were sharp and followed instruction carefully.  We ended up with them double hauling and casting 50 feet.  Expedition Outfitters has gift certificates and gift cards for Christmas presents for your outdoor loving family and friends.  Give the gift of fly fishing to everyone on your list who loves nature and adventure.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Report and River Conditions: Updated Monday December 3, 2018; Canyon Lake Dam release was 400 cfs with clear water conditions.  We saw a moderate Trico and BWO hatch today but no fish rising.  The fish that were caught today were nice rainbows in the 16-20 inch size.  We used flies imitating meat...worms...eggs...and large insects.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.  If you want the perfect Christmas present for your outdoor loving family member you should purchase a fly fishing gift certificate.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions: Tuesday December 4, 2018; Canyon Lake Dam release was 400 cfs with relatively clear water stained green and a little bit chalky.  The water temp was 53 degrees F.  Kate joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for a half day 3 mile float.  The weather was cool with temps in the 40's and 50's F.  We didn't encounter a hatch so we threw flies that imitated worms and egg patterns.  Luckily Kate was experienced and did a great job with her presentations and hook sets.  Although we hooked up with several fish we only managed to get a couple in the net.  The bigger fish were broken off on 3x tippet and threw the hooks while jumping.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fishing Guide Fly Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday December 5, 2018; instructional fly fishing guide trip with Chris and Justin from Rio Guadalupe Resort produced two new fly fishers.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 350 cfs with clear water conditions and green stain.  The day was overcast with cool conditions but the fish didn't seem to mind.  The guys had some explosive hook ups with rainbows approaching 5 lbs.  The river wasn't very crowded but there were a few fly fishermen and women in the regular wading spots.  Expedition Outfitters suggests that you give the gift of fly fishing to your family and friends...They'll love you even more!

Guadalupe Trout Guide Fly Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Updated Monday December 10, 2018; Half day Guadalupe Trout trip with Paul and Shirley Reed from Canyon Lake produced two new fly fishers and several hard fighting Guadalupe Rainbow Trout.  The San Juan Worm was the ticket.  The day started out cool with temps in the low 30's but rapidly warmed to 58 degrees F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 350 cfs to start with but the Canyon Lake Dam release was increased to 850 cfs later in the day.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Fly Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Updated Tuesday December 11, 2018; Canyon Lake Dam release was 850 cfs with clear water conditions.  Mike Hutto and his buddy Butch from Live Oak Texas produced a couple of explosive hook ups.  The fish were slow to adjust from the increases in flow from 350cfs to 850 cfs but we managed to trick some willing rainbows.  The guys also lost some good ones along the way.  The best fly was the girdle bug. Expedition Outfitters has fly fishing gift certificates and fly fishing gift cards for your outdoor loving nature persons.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions: Updated Thursday December 13, 2018; Canyon Lake Dam release was 750 cfs with clear water conditions.  We rescheduled our trips today because winds were gusting to 50 mph with temps in the 40's F.  This is unusual and dangerous if someone were to fall into the frigid waters...also we were able to reschedule mutually.  Expedition Outfitters offers the best Christmas present...a gift certificate or gift card for a guided fly fishing rip with instruction included.

Guadalupe River Trout Guide Fly Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Friday December 14, 2018; Two hour private fly fishing lesson with Betty and Rocko from Austin Texas produced two new fly fishers.  The Canyon Lake Dam release was 750 cfs with clear water conditions.  Although the day was windy as heck it was a good time to learn under adverse conditions.  We learned distance casting, roll casting and learned about flies, rigging, knots and reading the water.  Give a fly fishing gift certificate or gift card to your friends and family who like nature and the outdoors, they'll love you even more!

Guadalupe Trout Guide Fly Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Updated Saturday December 15, 2018; David Bilharz and his buddy Matt from Victoria joined us for an eight mile float targeting Guadalupe trout.  The weather was nice with temps in the 50's and 60's F.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 650 cfs with clear water conditions.  Although we had a great float with lots of nice rapids and wildlife sightings we hoped for more fish than we landed.  We had some good takes which resulted in head shakes and thrown hooks but we got a couple of nice Guadalupe trout in the net too.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing gift certificates/gift cards for the perfect Christmas present for your outdoors loving friends and family.  It's the perfect gift for nature lovers!, adventure seekers, wildlife viewing, and white water rafting is included!

Guadalupe River Trout Guide Fly Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Updated Wednesday December 19, 2018; private fly fishing lesson with Will and Grace from San Antonio Texas produced two new fly fishers.  These two were smart and listened carefully.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 382 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was great with comfortable temps in the 60's.  There was a nice Trico hatch and caddis flies were present too.  Expedition Outfitters suggests you give the perfect present to your outdoors loving friends and family by giving the gift of fly fishing.  Please go to our gift card/gift certificate page to learn more.

Guadalupe Trout Fishing Guide Fly Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday December 23, 2018; half day float with Cade Horton and his lovely wife Jackie produced a new fly fisher.  It was Jackie's first time so we spent some time on the river bank learning to cast before our float.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 385 cfs with clear water conditions.  The temps started out cool at 48 degrees but warmed to the mid 60's F.  The best fly of the day was the drowned Trico Spinner.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Trout Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Updated Wednesday December 26, 2018; We cancelled our guide trips for this morning because of heavy rain and the threat of lightning.  The afternoon was relatively dry but still overcast.  We did manage to teach a two hour private fly fishing lesson for Juan and Lisa and we did well to cope with the conditions.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 380 cfs with clear water conditions.  The temps were comfortable in the low 60's F.  

Guadalupe River Trout Fishing Guide Fly Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Updated Thursday December 27, 2018; Canyon Lake Dam release was 385 cfs with chocolate, muddy water conditions.  Last night's cold front pushing through with thunderstorms rendered the river un-fishable.  It rained about 5 inches in 4 hours and the results blew the Guadalupe out.  We rescheduled the trips we had planned for Sunday.  Expedition Outfitters offers Fly Fishing trips on the rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Trout Guide Fly Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Updated Friday December 28,2018; 8 mile float with James Mansfield and his father in law Leo produced several nice Guadalupe Trout on Nymphs.  The weather was cool but not too bad to enjoy with sunshine and clear blue skies.  Our best fiy was the drowned Trico spinner.  The release from Canyon Lake was 400 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.

Guadalupe Trout Guide Fly Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday December 31, 2018; Canyon Lake Dam release was 750 cfs with clear water conditions.  The water temp was 51 degrees F. and the skies were partly cloudy with high temps in the mid 60's F.  Long time friends and clients Kerry Howell and Bill Cason joined Guadalupe trout guide Kevin Stubbs for a 8 mile float from Rio to Bezdek's.  There were some class II and a couple of class III rapids along the way.  Kerry was the star angler landing several nice Guadalupe trout.  Half were on nymphs and the other half were on streamers.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Bruanfels.