Located in Pennsylvania, the fly fishing in Jim Thorpe is known for three cool flyfishing spots. The best Jim Thorpe fly fishing based on popularity are considered to be Lehigh River, Pohopoco Creek, and Mud Run. For a detailed fly fishing river description and printable river access map, just select a Jim Thorpe fly fishing river or stream below.
Near Jim Thorpe, the Lehigh River is a well-kept secret among local fly-fishermen. The Lehigh River Stocking Assocation has made a tremendous stocking effort and has supported projects to continually improve water quality. It is a western style trout fishery. While many stretches are wadable, the best way to attack the Lehigh River for fly fishing is by drift boat. Expect strong fish and fast currents.