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

Fished my high Susquehanna river water spot last evening brought 5 rockfish to hand lost at least that many had numerous strikes and blow ups. Also... Show more

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Flyrob Thanks guys maybe if the rain doesn't get too crazy might give the flats a try on Friday 22 hours 38 minutes ago
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fishing402 Excellent news Rob! WTG! 14 hours 18 minutes ago
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Capt. Chris Pretty work, Rob 13 hours 51 minutes ago
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Flyrob Well once again the heavy rain yesterday has messed thing up for the rest of the week... anyone get a peek at the flats? Muddy and debris? 1 hour 2 minutes ago
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Found out that the road into Port Deposit is flooded over and closed from RT 1

mer47 It seems never ending Rob 5 days ago
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FYI - Conowingo Dam will have 9-13 spill gates open today. River flow if 240,000 cfs... here we go again...ugh!

mer47 Yeh Rob I called at 9:00 and they had 9 open, I'm sure there will be more as the river at Harrisburg going to 14.2' that doesn't help plus the guy that has the bait shop was up at the hunting camp in Camron Co. and the North and West branch of the... Show more 6 days ago
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Flyrob If the local rain will stop long enough for the creeks to clean up a little I'll hit my high-river spots with the fly rod again. Its the only bright side to having the Susquehanna high and muddy. 6 days ago
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Fished the flats on Friday after work until dark. Water was cleaner than the river about 3-4 feet of visibility, super warm 88F. We caught 6 channel... Show more

mer47 Thanks Rob for that report Rob last trip out we only had 1 hit for the morning and I'm thinking like you this rain can do no good for us. The river up here to go up to 7' and i saw on the news last nit it might go a lot higher then that, with a lot... Show more 1 week ago
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porknose Thanks for the update Rob, I was considering going tomorrow or Wednesday, but not sure, looks like thunderstorms are in the forecast. Going to keep an eye on the hourly, then decide later. 1 week ago
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Flyrob Hey Pork if you can sneak in before this flats get too muddy you might actually do good as this rain should cool the water temps down some... hope you can dance around the T-storms 1 week ago
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Flyrob Merrill that is not good news especially with the possibility of Florence paying us a visit later this week! 1 week ago
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Flyrob shared 5 photos in the 2017 Fishing Season album 2 weeks ago

Had a GREAT time in Cape Charles Virginia fishing the lower Chesapeake Bay over the holiday weekend. We managed to avoid the heavy rain that was all... Show more

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mer47 Great Rob Cape Charles has been good for you's these last few years. That pic of wading and casting looks fun, that would be for me 2 weeks ago
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mudpuppy Nice pics Rob. Sounds like a good trip. I agree with Merrill, that wading looks like fun 2 weeks ago
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Flyrob Me too guys thats my favorite part of any fishing when I can get in the water and throw a fly. The boat is necessary to get you to those spots : ) 2 weeks ago
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mer47 Mike when are we going wade fishing down there ?? 2 weeks ago
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Flyrob shared 3 photos in the 2017 Fishing Season album 4 weeks ago

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. 4 weeks ago
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mudpuppy Very nice Rob. Gotta love that stream fishing...WTG 4 weeks ago
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Flyrob Yeah it nice to just roll down the hill jump into the waders and actually catch something : ) 4 weeks ago
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Flyrob shared a photo. 1 month 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 1 month 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 ! 1 month ago
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fishing402 No telling when thinks might get back to normal.\ 1 month ago
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Flyrob Had 9 spill gates open tonight ....water looked awful 1 month 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 month 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 month ago
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Flyrob shared 2 photos in the 2017 Fishing Season album 2 months 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 months ago
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fishing402 Great job Rob! 2 months 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 months ago
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Flyrob I'll put eyes on it over the weekend and let you know. 2 months ago
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Flyrob shared 2 photos in the 2017 Fishing Season album 2 months 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 2 months 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 ? 2 months 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 : ) 2 months ago
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Flyrob Not looking good for fishing after work today... T-storms forecasted for Conowingo : ( 2 months ago
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Flyrob shared a photo. 2 months 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. 2 months 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 2 months 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' 2 months 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. 2 months 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! 2 months ago
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backdoc It will be a new river. 2 months 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 !!!! 2 months ago
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Flyrob Sounds like you you got a good week...enjoy 2 months 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 4 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. 4 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. 4 months ago
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Kanati Bites been pretty steady at Port last few days 4 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?? 4 months ago
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Flyrob Sheesh one would hope so! 4 months ago
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Flyrob shared a photo. 4 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. 4 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 !!!!! 4 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 : ) 4 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.... 4 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! 4 months ago
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Flyrob shared a photo. 4 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. 4 months ago
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fishing402 What a beauty Rob. Enjoy your trip! 4 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 4 months ago
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Flyrob Thanks guys another awesome drum bite today....pics coming soon 4 months ago
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2017 "FISHZOO ULTIMATE ANGLER" WINNER MIKE O

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