Flyrob shared 3 photos in the 2017 Fishing Season album yesterday

Was talking to a guy on Saturday that said he had caught a couple of snakeheads in the Octoraro creek using a frog pattern. I had about an hour to... Show more

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mer47 That's a nice evening in your backyard, good too see there still here. 15 hours 57 minutes ago
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mudpuppy Very nice Rob. Gotta love that stream fishing...WTG 1 hour 29 minutes ago
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Flyrob Yeah it nice to just roll down the hill jump into the waders and actually catch something : ) 22 minutes ago
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Flyrob shared a photo. 7 days ago

Just a few more feet and the octoraro creek would be up on the road...it’s going to be a while before this cleans up.

mer47 This is just crazy I just called the river hotline and he river expected to rise to 13.7' on Thursday, I'm sure that means another bunch of spill gates going to open 6 days ago
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Flyrob Drove over the dam last night and they did have a bunch of spill gates open...here we go again ! 4 days ago
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fishing402 No telling when thinks might get back to normal.\ 3 days ago
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Flyrob Had 9 spill gates open tonight ....water looked awful 3 days ago
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Went to the Octoraro yesterday to give the mouth a try and it was so muddy I just bagged it... I also took a peek at the river and it did not look... Show more

porknose Thanks for the update Rob. Seems like it's going to take some time yet for things to look good on clarity, barring any new amounts of rain. 1 week ago
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Flyrob I’m sure the ock is a raging flood of mud right now... i’ll Check it when I get home tonight 1 week ago
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Flyrob shared 2 photos in the 2017 Fishing Season album 3 weeks ago

Snuck out for the last hour of daylight last night. Think I was a day or two late hitting the creeks as the Conowingo dam had zero spill gates open... Show more

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mer47 You were right Rob that was a nice post flood catch. I guess the river is still running pretty dirty yet. 2 weeks ago
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fishing402 Great job Rob! 2 weeks ago
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Flyrob Thanks guys... actually Merrill before this rain today and yesterday it was looking pretty good. Not sure what it looks like now. 2 weeks ago
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Flyrob I'll put eyes on it over the weekend and let you know. 2 weeks ago
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Flyrob shared 2 photos in the 2017 Fishing Season album 4 weeks ago

Drove over the Conowingo Dam last evening and counted 21 spill gates open. You can see that clearly in the photo between the gate lifts. Both 222... Show more

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Flyrob Thanks for the good news Merrill. The river flow is down to 101 cfs so they are still talking about he possibility of 0-3 spill gates for today. This is a great time to fish the mouth of the creeks because the river is still high and dirty but the... Show more 3 weeks ago
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mer47 Have you tried the mouths yet Rob ? Wonder where those fish stack up in the violent current like it was ? 3 weeks ago
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Flyrob No Merrill did not get a chance to yesterday hoping to get down there Wednesday for a bit after work... I'll report my results or the lack of : ) 3 weeks ago
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Flyrob Not looking good for fishing after work today... T-storms forecasted for Conowingo : ( 3 weeks ago
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Flyrob shared a photo. 4 weeks ago

Conowingo Dam flood gates opened last evening. Hope it does not get much worse than this. Does anyone know if the Susquehanna River has crested up... Show more

Flyrob Just heard from Harrisburg... it's still rising to 18.5 feet this afternoon. I noticed that Cecil County road crews have the road closure signs in place and ready to go so I would assume that more flood gates will be opening. 4 weeks ago
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backdoc From Harrisburg......Drone footage of the Susquehanna River near Harrisburg shows the waters rising toward flood stage early Wednesday evening. The river is expected to rise above flood stage on Thursday and crest at 18.3 feet by Friday morning... Show more 4 weeks ago
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mer47 The river at Harrisburg is supposed to crest tonite some time earlier then expected right around the mid 17's' 4 weeks ago
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mudpuppy Was in the York area earlier today and a couple of the small spring fed trout streams were running crystal clear. The river hear in New Cumberland is well over all the low lying banks, muddy and wild. 3 weeks ago
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Well say goodbye to fishing the Susquehanna River and Flats for a while just heard the today the Conowingo Dam will be opening 12-17 spill gates... Show more

Flyrob Will do... and you can add trees and logs maybe a few houses and cars from Port to the list of stuff coming down the river ugh! 4 weeks ago
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backdoc It will be a new river. 4 weeks ago
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mer47 Thanks for that report Rob. I’m down at Rehoboth Beach and it’s been beautiful since Saturday not a bit of rain !!!! 4 weeks ago
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Flyrob Sounds like you you got a good week...enjoy 4 weeks ago
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Susquehanna River Condition - looked at the river yesterday and although the creeks were muddy from the rain Tuesday the river looked very good and... Show more

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Flyrob shared 2 photos in the 2017 Fishing Season album 2 months ago

Liquid and I fished the Susquehanna Flats last evening. When we got to the boat ramp it was dead calm the river looked like glass. By the time we... Show more

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mer47 Great going guys glad you found them, Rob my nerves were so shot from using circle hooks I couldn't take it any more, that when we went to the top 2 months ago
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porknose We tried lip and tail hooking with the same results, seems no matter where you hooked that perch most stripers outsmarted us. Tried letting them run for a long way and also tried setting the hook right after they started running, but most were... Show more 2 months ago
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anyone fishing the Port Deposit Rockfish Tournament this Saturday?

Flyrob Me too mike I'm keeping am eye on the water quality and weather before I committ 3 months ago
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backdoc Guy just posted on Fishing Maryland FB page and had some pretty nice stripers from the river. He said the river and flats was on fire today. Had a couple smallmouths in the pictures as well but it looked liked the stripers were mid 20 inch fish. 3 months ago
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mike o I would like to go out tomorrow but with 90 % chance of thunderstorms and 10 to 15 mph winds doesn't look like a good day for the kayak. 3 months ago
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Kanati Bites been pretty steady at Port last few days 3 months ago
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Susquehanna River Interpretive Buoy System - still not online and I was wondering what the hold up was. Apparently 3 locations are waiting on parts... Show more

mudpuppy Thanks for the update Rob. I for one rely heavily on the Buoy info March - May. Maybe it will be online during that time frame next year?? 3 months ago
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Flyrob Sheesh one would hope so! 3 months ago
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Flyrob shared a photo. 3 months ago

Got back home from Cape Hatteras last night... what a crazy week! It was kind of "all or nothing" fishing. After the monster Drum bite slowed down... Show more

backdoc I came up to the dam twice to take a look since my river spotters where in Hatteras and it was not good. Chocolate milk and ripping. 3 months ago
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mer47 Nice way too end the wk. Rob. The off days gave you a chance to rest your arms after landing those bulls !!!!! 3 months ago
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Flyrob We’re back now...looked at it last night and the condition was about the same...watched the capitals game instead of fishing : ) 3 months ago
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Flyrob True Merrill, the bite was epic we broke off quite a few fish and had big rays mixed in too. Made for sore backs and arms! Good pain though.... 3 months ago
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Another stellar drum bite at cape hatteras point last night. The bite started late so it was a mad dash to land these huge drum before the 9pm... Show more

fishing402 Sounds like a great time Rob! 3 months ago
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Flyrob shared a photo. 3 months ago

Cape point North Carolina - 44 inch red drum one of many caught today on the point. Struggled at first after moving around we finally got one.

backdoc Nice one. 3 months ago
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fishing402 What a beauty Rob. Enjoy your trip! 3 months ago
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mer47 Looks like another terrific day in your southern office Rob. What a great pic, catch um up Rob 3 months ago
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Flyrob Thanks guys another awesome drum bite today....pics coming soon 3 months ago
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Fished the Octoraro on Saturday evening... caught about 12 in an hour or so and lost at least that many. The 12 year old kid fishing a few yards... Show more

mer47 Nice action for both of yous 4 months ago
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Fished the Cecil side of the Susquehanna River last night and caught about a dozen white perch. Worked really hard for them. Most were small but... Show more

mer47 Way too beat the traffic Rob and great having that action? 4 months ago
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Flyrob Thanks Merrill, the bite should get stronger from here. I'm hoping the rain and cooler weather will reduce the crowd some for the weekend I might try to jump out there again. 4 months ago
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APPROVED - New Emergency Regulations for Hooks, Bait, Striped Bass — May 16 through Oct. 12
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mer47 So I guess the slot season is 19-26”es now ? Thanks Rob for that info. 4 months ago
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mudpuppy Not sure but believe the upper limit is 28"...will double check. 4 months ago
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Fished the Ock this evening for about half an hour before dark. Caught 1 hickory and had a number of swirls on the fly. The water is still pretty... Show more

NEW EMERGENCY REGULATION PROPOSAL _ HOOKS, BAIT, STRIPED BASS — May 16 through December 15.The purpose of this action is to reduce the minimum size... Show more

reel-em-in Proposal was withdrawn. Existing regs remain in effect. 5 months ago
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Flyrob Thanks for the update 4 months ago
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reel-em-in Although now I'm not sure. I thought I saw that it was withdrawn on the DNR site the day I posted the update but now I can't find it. Plus they just posted an article yesterday about the proposed changes, so maybe I read something wrong or they... Show more 4 months ago
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2017 "FISHZOO ULTIMATE ANGLER" WINNER MIKE O

2017 Most Notable Catch Winner

 

 

Mike o takes the Steve Fogle Custom Catfish Rod and Bass Pro Snaggin Special Reel with his impressive 40 inch Northern Pike!