Neversink River Fly Fishing

The 9th most popular fly fishing river in New York.

Facebook Pinterest Twitter Email

North of Poughkeepsie near Woodbourne, the Neversink River offers amazing dry fly fishing across both its sections.

The 19 mile upper stretch of the Neversink River is above the Neversink Reservoir and stretches to its headwaters in the Catskill Preserve. Most of this stretch is private, although there is a small public stretch just above Denning on the East Branch of the Neversink River.

The lower tailwater section is below the Neversink reservoir and runs all the way down to the Delaware River. In this popular tailwater fishery, you can expect to find rainbow trout, brown trout, and brook trout.

Overall, Neversink River is the 9th most popular fly fishing river of all 32 fly fishing spots in New York. Several of the better fly fishing rivers are nearby Neversink River including Esopus Creek, East Branch Delaware River, West Branch Delaware River, Willowemoc Creek, Beaver Kill River and Delaware River.


Local Contact(s):  NY Tourism (800) CALL NYS.

Recommended Book:  "50 Best Tailwaters to Fly Fish" from Wendy Gunn

Best Season:  Apr. - Jun.

Reference Source:  click here

Article Source:   Best Neversink River Fly Fishing Review

GPS:  41.957831, -74.479687

Date Published:  12/25/2015

Date Updated:  8/13/2016

ID:  20089

© 1997-2019 · MYRIVERGUIDE.COM All Rights Reserved.


Our one-step registration gives you instant, unlimited access to all of our printable fly fishing guides in ALL regions worldwide.

For fly fishing the Neversink River in New York, our printable fly fishing guides offers river descriptions, maps, lodging suggestions, driving directions, levels of difficulty and points-of-contact.