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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:  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 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 today 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.


          
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