Near Ligonier, the Loyalhanna Creek is an average trout fly fishing stream. The headwaters of the Loyalhanna Creek are near Stahlstown and flows through Ligonier and Kingston before reaching the Conemaugh River confluence.
The best section for fly fishing the Loyalhanna Creek is the 1.5 miles Delayed Harvest Artificial Lures Only starting at SR711 downstream of Ligonier heading down to SR2045. This heavily stocked stretch is known for it's riffles and deep pools. It is easily accessed by SR711, US30 or SR2045.
Overall, Loyalhanna Creek is the 25th most popular fly fishing river of all 49 fly fishing spots in Pennsylvania.