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Guadalupe River Guide Trip
Fly Fishing Guadalupe River
Tiffany Fluitt Yeates "owner" of Gruene Outfitters

Texas Monthly Publisher David Dunham at Dolan Falls, Devils River Fly Fishing
Texas Monthly Publisher David Dunham at Dolan Falls

Devils River Texas Fly Fishing Guide Service
Devils River Texas Fly Fishing Guide

Guadalupe Fishing Guide
Andrew with his Guadalupe Bass on Fly Fishing Guide Trip

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides and Fly Fishing Report
Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides and Fly Fishing Report

Guadalupe Fishing Guide
Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Near Austin San Antonio and New Brunfels Texas

Devils River Fishing Report and River Conditions:  May 10 and 11, 2016; Flow at Pafford Crossing approximately 250 cfs.  Water was clear with light green tint.  We had the pleasure of hosting legendary baseball star Nolan Ryan and his buddy Don Sanders from Houston.  We caught and released too many smallmouth bass to count.  The weather was pleasant with good fishing conditions.  Please see picture below with one of our smallmouth bass.

Devils River Guided Fishing Trips
Nolan Ryan and Don Sanders with Expedition Outfitters

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Saturday May 21. 2016; Canyon Dam release was increased to drain off flood waters from Canyon Lake.  We postponed our trip today so that we can have a good time at lower flows.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Sunday May 22, 2016; Flood releases from Canyon Lake continued today so we are headed to the Llano River and possibly Devils for our next few guide trips.  The weather has been beautiful with cool temps in the 70's and 80's F. due to the "El Nino" influence.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Monday May 23, 2016; morning observations at the third crossing revealed flood releases from Canyon Lake.  The US Army Corps of Engineers will reduce the flow for the Memorial holiday.  Flows will be in the 400 cfs range.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Report and River  Conditions:  Tuesday May 24, 2016; morning observations at the third crossing revealed continued flood releases from Canyon Dam.  The US Army Corps of Engineers will reduce flows to recreational levels by Friday morning with flows in the 400 cfs range.  The weather today was overcast with cool temps for this time of year in the mid 70's F and mid 80's F.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Saturday May 28, 2016; half day trip with Marion and Jim McCoy from the Dallas /Ft. Worth area produced several nice Guadalupe Trout on nymphs.  The weather was perfect with morning temps in the low 60's F. and partly cloudy skies.  We got started pretty early and beat the tubers and partyers.  The flow was 400 cubic feet per second and in the high 50's F. coming off the bottom of Canyon Lake.  Jim is pictured below with one his Guadalupe Trout. 

Guadalupe Trout Fishing Guide
Jim McCoy with one of his Guadalupe Trout

Guadalupe Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Friday August 26, 2016 morning scouting trip below Canyon Lake revealed dam release at 500 cubic feet per second, the water is relatively clear with an olive green tint from recent flash floods.  We landed and released several nice smallies and largemouth bass on topwater patterns.  The temps were pleasant in the mid 70's to high 80's F with partly cloudy skies.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing guide trips, fly fishing lessons and instruction on the spring fed rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Saturday August 27, 2016; Canyon Dam release was 500 cubic feet per second.  Half day morning trip with Skip Robertson from San Diego produced too many smallmouth and largemouth bass to count.  We didn't land any monsters but they jumped and fought really hard.  The recent overcast days and cooler temps really turned things around from the usual August heat.  Our best takes were on topwater but we got a few on streamers as well.  We had the river to ourself and a few tubers and kayakers started appearing after lunch.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Updated Friday September 3, 2016; half day morning guide trip with Scott Welsh MD and his dad Dan from Illinois, produced several nice Guadalupe Bass on topwater patterns.  Our biggest fish topped out around 4.5 lbs.  Canyon Dam release was about 500 cubic feet per second with relatively clear water and greenish brown stain from recent floods.  The day was overcast with temps in the mid 70's to mid 80's F.  We didn't encounter anyone else on our 3 mile float.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Monday September 5, 2016; Labor Day weekend has come to an end with most of the tourists leaving until next spring.  This is the best time to be on the water!  Guadalupe River morning guide trip yielded several nice smallmouth bass and largemouth bass too.  Everything we caught and released were on topwater patterns.  The takes were explosive with many fish jumping and running in acrobatic fashion.  The morning was overcast with temps in the low 70's F.  The flow from Canyon Dam was 450 cubic feet per second with relatively clear water (about 10 feet visibility) and light brown stain from recent rains.  Expedition Outfitters offers Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide trips near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday September 6, 2016; morning trip in the warmwater section of the Guadalupe River produced several nice largemouth and smallmouth bass.  Once again the topwater bite was on.  The flow from Canyon Lake was 440 cubic feet per second.  The water was pretty clear with an ice tea colored stain.  The day was pleasant with temps in the low 70's to mid 80's F.  We were the only people on the river this morning.  

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday September 7, 2016; morning scouting trip on the warmwater section of the Guadalupe River produced several nice bass and brightly colored sunfish.  The weather was partly cloudy with temps in the high 70's to mid 80's F.  The Canyon Dam release rate was 440 cubic feet per second with relatively clear water with ice tea colored stain from recent flood conditions.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Thursday September 8, 2016; half day morning trip with Ben Taub from Houston produced several nice bass and brightly colored sunfish.  The morning was overcast with temps in the mid 70's F.  The flow from Canyon Dam was 440 cubic feet per second.  The water was clear with an ice tea colored stain from recent flash floods.  Our best fly was the Chernobyl Ant.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips, fly fishing lessons and fly fishing instruction on the rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Updated Saturday September 10, 2016; Full day guide trip on the Guadalupe River in the warmwater section produced two new fly fishers.  Brad King and his son Brazos joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for a six mile float.  We caught and released several nice fish.  The weather was overcast with cool temps in the 70's and 80's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 440 cubic feet per second.  The water was relatively clear with an ice tea stain from recent flash flood events.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Sunday September 11, 2016; a solemn day to remember for sure.  To portray a positive attitude we went fishing on the Guadalupe River in the New Braunfels Texas area.  Expedition Outfitters clients were Texas Monthly Publisher David Dunham and his son Pat.  The day was beautiful with cool temps and partly cloudy skies.  Canyon Dam release was 440 cubic feet per second with spring fed creeks adding another 60 cfs.  David's son Pat caught on to fly fishing quickly but the bite was slow.  We managed to catch and release a few fish though.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Monday September 12, 2016; half day morning trip produced a few more fish than yesterday.  The weather was delightful with temps in the 70's and 80's F with partly cloudy skies.  The Canyon Dam release was 440 cubic feet per second with creeks and springs adding another 60 cfs.  Today our luck fly was the "Bitch Creek Nymph" drifted and stripped behind a cone head streamer.  We didn't see another person on the river today.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips, lessons, and instruction near San Antonio, Austin and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday September 13, 2016; half day morning trip with Frenchy Smith and his wife Nancy produced several nice bass and sunfish on topwater flies,  The Canyon Dam release was lowered to 230 cfs.  The water was clear with an ice tea colored stain from recent floods.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the mid 70's to mid 80's F.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing guide trips, fly fishing lessons and instruction on the Hill Country Rivers near Austin, New Braunfels and San Antonio Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides River Report and Conditions:  Wednesday September 14, 2013; half day morning trip on the warmwater section of the Guadalupe River produced a few nice bass and sunfish.  The weather was beautiful with temps in the 80's F. with partly cloudy skies.  The release from Canyon Lake was 270 cubic feet per second.  We didn't see another person on the Guadalupe River this morning.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes. lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Updated Thursday September 15, 2016; morning fly fishing guide trip in the warmwater section of the Guadalupe River produced 2 new fly fishers.  Ben and Frida from Austin joined us for a 3 mile float and we caught and released several bass and several brightly colored sunfish.  The weather was beautiful with temps in the 70's and 80's F with clear blue skies.  The release from Canyon Lake was 270 cubic feet per second.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Hill Country River near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Friday September 16, 2016; morning trip on the Guadalupe River produced 2 new fly fishers and several brightly colored sunfish and some feisty bass too.  Topwater patterns were our go to patterns.  Rich and Caroline joined us from Austin, it was their first time to fly fish but they caught on quickly.  The river was flowing at 270 cubic feet per second and the weather was perfect with clear blue skies and temps in the high 70's and mid 80's F.  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 Report and River Conditions:  Saturday September 17, 2016; half day morning instructional float/guide trip produced two new fly fishers.  Randy Griffin from Macon, Georgia and his son Erick from Austin Texas joined Expedition Outfitters guide Kevin Stubbs for a float in the warmwater section of the Guadalupe River.   The release from Canyon Dam was around 270 cfs with creeks and springs adding another 50 cfs.  The water was ice tea colored with good clarity.  The sub surface flies did the best for us although we got a few takes on the topwater patterns too.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the spring fed rivers of the Texas near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Sunday September 18. 2016; half day morning trip on the Guadalupe River produced several nice smallmouth and largemouth bass.  Laura Wayland and her buddy Fred from Austin joined us for a fun time.  The best fly of the day was the frog popper.  The release from Canyon Lake was 210 cubic feet per second.  The water was relatively clear with an ice tea colored stain from recent flood events.  The weather was perfect with clear blue skies and temps in the mid 70's to high 80's F.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the spring fed Hill Country rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Updated Monday September 19, 2016; evening observations at the third crossing on the Guadalupe River below Canyon Lake revealed no fishermen, tubers or kayakers.  The weather was beautiful with temps in the low 90's F. and clear blue skies.  Canyon Dam release was 230 cfs with creeks and springs adding additional flow.  We sent guide trainees to provide us with a sampling and they managed to catch and release quite a few smallmouth and largemouth bass on topwater patterns.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and new Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday September 20, 2016; morning scouting trip with close friends produced too many bass to count.  We got them on topwater patterns and heavy streamers too.  Canyon Dam release was 208 cfs with creeks and springs adding another 40 cfs.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and temps in the 80's and low 90's F.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Guadalupe River near New Braunfels, San Antonio and Austin Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday September 21, 2016; half day morning trip with Frank Goza and his son Eric produced two new fly fishers.  They struggled at first but made progress after a little while.  They managed to catch and release quite a few fish with the largest fish being caught by Eric on a topwater fly.  The Canyon Lake release was 230 cfs with creeks and springs adding another 60 cfs.  The day was beautiful with partly cloudy skies and temps in the low 70's to low 90's F.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction near San Antonio, Austin and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Thursday September 22, 2016;  evening scouting trip at the third crossing below Canyon Lake produced several nice bass on topwater flies.  The release from Canyon Lake was 240 cfs with creeks and springs adding another 60 cfs.  The weather was cool with temps in the lower 80's F. and overcast skies.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Central Texas Hill Country spring fed rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Updated Friday September 23, 2016; morning guide trip with old friends produced several nice bass.  The morning started out foggy with temps around 69 degrees F.  The water was really clear with an ice tea colored stain from recent flood events.  Later in the day the sun came out and gave us several sight casting opportunities.  The Canyon Dam release was reduced to 150 cfs, but the creeks and springs are adding additional flow.  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 Report and River Conditions: Saturday September 24, 2016; six mile float with Kenny Hill from Austin produced too many fish to count.  Almost everything hit the sub-surface flies although we got a couple of nice bass on topwater patterns.  The flow from Canyon Lake was 150 cfs with creeks and springs adding another 30 cfs.  The water was clear with an ice tea colored stain and the weather was great with partly cloudy skies and temps in the 80's and low 90's F.  Expedition Outfitters gives fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Updated Sunday September 25, 2016; we rescheduled our trips we had booked for today because of thunderstorms...good call!  The day was filled with lightning and thunder so I'm glade we're not out there.  The release from Canyon Lake was 150 cfs.  The rain has increased the flow on the upper Guadalupe River.  This will translate to higher flows downstream too.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Monday September 26, 2016; rainshowers and thunderstorms forced us to reschedule our plans.  The day was scrubbed and rescheduled for another opportunity.  It was a good thing because we had a minor flash flood.  Better safe than sorry!  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 Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday September 27, 2016; evening fly fishing trip with friends produced several nice smallmouth and largemouth bass on streamers.  The weather was cooler with overcast skies.  The temps were in the high 60's F with light winds from the North.  Canyon Dam release was increased to 300 cfs because of yesterday's rainfall.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and hosts fly fishing guided river trips on the spring fed Hill Country rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Trout Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday September 28, 2016; evening fishing trip with friends produced several good bass and many brightly colored sunfish.  The topwater patterns were the best performers.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 320 cubic feet per second with creeks and springs adding another 30 cfs.  The water was ice tea colored from recent flash floods but it was relatively clear.  The weather was delightful with temps in the high 70's F with clear blue skies.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe Trout Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Thursday September 29, 2016; morning fly fishing lesson produced two new fly fishers.  We did our lesson on the Guadalupe River near Canyon Lake and the day was beautiful with sunshine and good river flows at 320 cfs.  The water is still an ice tea colored stain from recent floods but it has good clarity.  We also had a boat guiding on the Colorado River today near Austin but we haven't heard the guide's report yet.  

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Friday September 30, 2016; half day guided trip on the Guadalupe River produced two new fly fishers.  Rob and Sarah Higdon from Austin Texas joined us for a great time.  The Canyon Lake release from the dam was 320 cfs.  The water is clear with an ice tea colored stain from recent flood activity.  Today our go to flies were the Clouser minnow and hard body poppers.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies, low humidity and high temps in the low 80's F.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing excursions, fly fishing lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Updated Saturday October 1. 2016;  Full day trip with Lane Haygood and his dad Danny produced some nice bass and sunfish.  The weather was perfect with temps in the high 50's F to low 80's F.  The release from Canyon Lake Dam was 320 cfs with water temps in the low 70's F.  We got several fish on topwater patterns and several fish on weighted patterns too.  Expedition Outfitters offer guided fly fishing trips and fly fishing instruction on the Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Sunday October 2, 2016; half day morning trip with Mike Diezi and his Dad Mike Sr. produced two new fly fishermen.  The morning was perfect with temps in the mid 50's F. with clear blue skies.  It did warm to 81 degrees F. by noon.  The Canyon Lake Dam release was 320 cubic feet per second making some nice rapids with water temps in the low 70's F.  We only encountered a couple of people on our three mile float.  Our best fly was a topwater popper type pattern.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Monday October 3, 2016; half day morning trip in the warmwater section in Gruene produced several brightly colored sunfish and several nice bass too.  The topwater bite was still on but we got a few fish on streamers too.  The Canyon Lake release was 320 cfs with clear blue skies and comfortable temps in the 70's and high 80's F.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips in the Texas Hill Country and we provide fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides report and River Conditions:  Tuesday October 4, 2016;  Canyon Lake release 320 cfs.  The weather was perfect this morning for a half day Guadalupe River Guide trip.  Ben and Jerry Mizer joined us from Austin Texas.  They were new to the sport but they did a great job of grasping the fundamentals of fly fishing.  We caught and released several nice bass in the New Braunfels portion of the Guadalupe River.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing guide trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Devils River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday October 5, 2016;  The first day of a Devils River trip with Tracy and Al Range from San Antonio produced too many bass to count.  Seems like the ratio was around 50% smallmouth and 50% largemouth caught and released.  The weather was perfect with cool morning temps and partly cloudy skies and moderate winds.  The flow was around 300 cfs at the lower end of the river near Lake Amistad.  We saw a couple of kayakers but not much river traffic, although the ranch we were accessing had lots of wild game moving about.  On the ranch we saw whitetail deer, a fox, several Scimitar Horned Oryx and believe or not two zebras.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing excursions on the spring fed Hill Country Rivers.

Devils River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Thursday October 6, 2016;  Second day of fishing near the confluence of Lake Amistad proved to be slower than day one.  We did manage to land a few nice bass on topwater patterns though.  The weather was nice with temps in the 70's and 80's F. with partly cloudy skies.  The water was clear and flowing about 300 cfs.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing excursions on the spring fed Hill Country streams and rivers.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions: Saturday October 8, 2016; half day morning float with Jill and Sue from Austin Texas produced two new fly fishers.  True to form, women are better learners in a new environment because they don't have any "macho" barriers.  The new fly fishers caught and released several nice bass near the confluence of the Guadalupe and Comal Rivers.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Updated Sunday October 9, 2016; half day morning fly fishing lesson and guided raft float produced quite a few bass, sunfish and also two new fly fishers.  Frank Sanchez and his lovely lady Alicia joined us from Austin Texas.  The release from Canyon Lake was 230 cfs.  The weather was beautiful with morning temps in the low 60's F. and afternoon temps in the low 80's F.  We didn't encounter anyone else on our three mile float.  Expedition Outfitters conducts fly fishing excursions on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions: Tuesday October 11, 2016; half day morning guide trip in the warmwater section near New Braunfels produced quite a few bass and sunfish.  Bill and Rose Smith joined us from Austin.  The release from Canyon Lake was a little over 200 cfs.  The weather was perfect with morning temps in the high 50's F. with clear blue skies.  The best fly of the day was a yellow hard body popper with white rubber legs.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Updated Wednesday October 12, 2016; Canyon Dam release was 150 cfs and the water has an ice tea colored stain with good clarity.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and comfortable temps in the 70's F.  We did a half day morning fly fishing instruction float trip in the warmwater section of the Guadalupe River in the New Braunfels area.  Our best fly was the yellow hard body popper with white rubber legs.  We caught and released quite a few nice largemouth and smallmouth bass...and of course quite a few hard fighting sunfish.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips, fly fishing lessons and fly fishing instruction on the Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Updated Thursday October 13, 2016; Half day morning fly fishing/instructional trip with Betty and Jimmy Winslow from Austin Texas produced two new fly fishers.  The Canyon Dam release was 150 cfs with an ice tea colored stain from recent flash floods.  Our best fly of the day was the hard bodied yellow popper.  We got several sunfish and bass on this bug.  The weather was beautiful with partly cloudy skies and temps in the high 70's and 80's F.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing guided trips, fly fishing lessons and fly fishing classes on the Guadalupe River and the spring fed Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide report and River Conditions:  Friday October 14, 2106; Canyon Lake release about 150 cfs with creeks and springs an added 50 cfs...morning scouting trip with friends at the 4th crossing below Canyon Lake on the Guadalupe River produced several nice bass and many brightly colored sunfish.  The go to fly was the yellow hard bodied popper with white rubber legs.  The weather was nice with temps in the high 60's to low 80's F.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing excursions, fly fishing classes, fly fishing lessons and fly fishing instruction on the Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions: Saturday October 15; 2016, Full day trip with Eric Phelan produced a better fly fisher.  Eric stepped onto the boat with some basic skills but transformed into a skilled fly fisher.  The release from Canyon Lake was 150 cfs with creeks adding another 50 cfs of flow.  The weather was great with temps in the high 60's and mid 80's F.  There was only a handful of people on the river and several were fly fishing too.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips, fly fishing lessons, fly fishing instruction on the spring fed Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Sunday October 16, 2016;  Canyon Lake release was 150 cfs.  The water was clear with an ice tea colored stain from recent flood events.  Gerald and Jamie joined us from Austin Texas and learned fly fishing quickly, this doesn't happen with everyone.  The weather was beautiful with partly cloudy skies and temps in the 70's and 80's F.  We caught and released several nice bass and brightly colored sunfish,  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing excursions on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides report and River Conditions:  Monday October 24, 2016; morning fly fishing lesson with Will and Gabe from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was beautiful with partly cloudy skies and temps in the 70's to low 80's F.  The release from Canyon Dam was 150 cfs.  The water is still stained an ice tea brown from recent flood activity but it's really clear otherwise.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing guided trips, fly fishing lessons and fly fishing lessons in the Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels areas

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Updated Tuesday October 25, 2016; two person fly fishing lesson produced new fly fishers.  Dylan and his girl Britt from Austin caught on fast and learned to fly cast in a few short minutes.  The flow from Canyon Lake was 100 cfs.  We had a good trip with several nice bass caught and released.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the spring fed rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday October 26, 2016; morning fly fishing lesson and guide trip produced several nice bass, sunfish and...oh yea...two new fly fishers.  Jane Smith and her buddy Rebecca White joined us from Austin Texas for a Guadalupe River Fly Fishing float trip.  The weather was beautiful with partly cloudy skies and temps in the 70's and low 80's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 100 cfs with creeks and springs adding another 20 cfs.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing excursions on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Friday October 28, 2016;  full day, five mile float in the warmwater section of the Guadalupe River produced too many fish to count.  We hooked some bass but lots of brightly colored sunfish.  Hank Crumpton and his lovely wife Cindy joined us from Austin Texas.  Cindy caught most of the fish with Hank a distant second.  The weather was beautiful with early morning temps in the mid 50's and afternoon temps in the mid 80's F.  The Canyon Lake release was 100 cfs with clear water conditions.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Hill Country Spring fed rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Saturday October 29, 2016; full day float on the Guadalupe River in the warmwater section produced too many fish to count.  Troy Lange and his buddy Greg from Colorado joined us for a fun filled day.  The weather was perfect with cool temps and partly cloudy skies.  The release from Canyon Lake was 100 cfs with creeks and springs adding another 60 cfs.  Our best fly of the day was a topwater pattern with white rubber legs.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the spring fed rivers of the Texas Hill Country.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Sunday October 30, 2016; half day morning instructional trip with Scott Gordon and his lovely wife Tana Gordon from Austin produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was great with temps in the 70's and low 80's F.  The skies were partly cloudy and we were the only people on the river.  The flow was 160 cfs with Canyon Dam releasing 100 cfs.  The rest of the flow was contributed by springs and creeks.  Our fish were taken on topwater patterns and a dropper too.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the spring fed Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Devils River Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday November 1, 2016; Devils River guide trip with Bruce Schuman and Scott O' Keefe produced quit a few smallmouth bass.  The weather was perfect with clear blue skies and temps in the low 70's to mid 80's F.  The flow at the Pafford Crossing gauge was 270 cfs with crystal clear water conditions.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fishing excursions on the Texas Hill Country streams near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Friday November 4, 2016; morning guide trip and fly fishing lesson produced two new fly fishers.  Janice and her buddy Anne from Austin joined us for a successful introductory fly fishing trip on the Guadalupe River in the warmwater section near New Braunfels.  We caught and released quite a few brightly colored sunfish and several medium sized bass on topwater flies.  The release from Canyon Lake was 105 cfs with creeks and springs adding another 40 cfs. The weather was beautiful with partly cloudy skies and pleasant temperatures in the mid 70's F.  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:  Updated Saturday November 5, 2016.  Half day guided trip in the warmwater section produced two new fly fishers.  Rachel and her pal Pam from Austin Texas joined us for a three mile float.  The weather was perfect with partly cloudy skies and temps in the 70's and 80's F.  The release from Canyon Lake was 105 cfs with creeks and springs adding another 60 cfs.  We got most of our fish on topwater flies but we got a couple of nice bass on heavy weighted streamers too.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips, fly fishing lessons, fly fishing instruction and fly fishing classes near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing report and River Conditions:  Sunday November 6, 2016; Canyon Dam release was 105 cfs with creeks and springs adding another 60 cfs.  The weather was overcast with mild temps in the mid 60's and 70's F.  Robert Gonzales and his girl Alicia from Austin joined us for a fly fishing lesson on the banks of the Guadalupe River at Gruene.  They are both sharp and caught on quickly.  We actually caught and released a couple of small bass during our lesson.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing guide trips on the spring fed Hill Country River near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Monday November 7, 2016; Canyon Dam release was 105 cfs with creeks and springs adding another 40-60 cfs.  The weather was overcast with light fog in the morning.  Jane Kurtz and her buddy Christian Fronterra joined us for a fly fishing lesson/half day float on the Guadalupe River in the warmwater section near New Braunfels.  They are smart people and caught on fast.  We managed to catch and release a few small bass and sunfish.  We didn't see anyone else on the river.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Devils River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday November 10, 2016; Pat Robertson his son Jay and Bill Nowlin from Austin joined us for a Devils River fly fishing adventure.  The weather did not cooperate and we received cold rainy conditions with steady low barometric pressure.  The weather was not conducive to our activities so we cut our losses and called the trip off and sent everybody home for the second day of our adventure.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing guide trips on the Hill Country spring fed rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Fishing Report for Friday November 11, 2016; Canyon Dam release was 200 cfs with creeks and springs adding another 30 cfs.  Alex McGrath and his buddy Jim joined us from San Francisco California for an afternoon float in the warmwater section of the Guadalupe River.  The weather was cool and cloudy most of the day with high temps in the 60's and lower 70's F.  The bite was a little slow but we managed to land a few bass and sunfish on topwater patterns.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons, instruction and guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Report and Fishing Report for Sunday November 13, 2016; Canyon Lake release was 200 cfs with creeks and springs adding another 30 cfs.  Day three for Alex McGrath and Jim Buotti produced a few more bass and other warmwater species.  The weather started out cool with temps in the mid 50's but quickly warmed to almost 70 degrees F.  The topwater bite was not on so we put on some heavy cone head streamers.  It helped to get down deep and the fish were a little sluggish due to feeding all night on the November super moon.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fishing excursions on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Monday November 14, 2016; Canyon Lake release was 200 cfs with clear water conditions.  The weather was beautiful with early morning fog and temps in the high 50's F.  The fog quickly burned off to reveal clear blue skies.  Carol and Mickey Jarvis joined us for a private fly fishing lesson.  They are from Austin and wanted to see the Guadalupe River.  During our casting lesson we caught and released a couple of nice Guadalupe Bass.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the spring fed Hill Country rivers near San Antonio, Austin and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guide Report and River Conditions:  Tuesday November 15, 2016; half day trip with Carol and Jim Spofford from Austin Texas produced two new fly fishers.  The weather was perfect with clear blue skies and temps in the mid 70's F.  Canyon Lake Dam release was 200 cfs with clear water conditions.  We managed to catch and release a few Guadalupe Bass in the warmwater section near New Braunfels Texas.  We offer fly fishing guide trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near San Antonio, Austin and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Wednesday November 16, 2016;  Canyon Lake Dam release was 208 cfs.  The water was tinted light green but pretty clear overall.  The weather was pleasant with temps in the 70's and 80's F.  The bite was slow due to the giant moon...fish have been feeding at night.  Even with adverse Solunar conditions we managed to land a few Guadalupe Bass and a couple of nice largemouth bass too.  Expedition Outfitters provides guided fly fishing trips on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and Fishing Report: Thursday November 17, 2016; Canyon Lake dam release was 208 cfs, the water was clear with light green tint.  Robert Ford and his bride Jillian from Austin Texas joined us for a half day fly fishing trip/lesson and we managed to train and produce two new fly fishers.  The topwater bite was over but we caught and released several fish on streamers.  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 Report and Fishing Report: Sunday November 20. 2016; Canyon Lake Dam release was 208 cfs with clear water conditions with light green tint.  Tobin Armstrong and his girlfriend Amy Kleberg joined us for a two hour private fly fishing lesson.  They both caught on fast.  The weather was great with temps in the high 60's F.  Expedition Outfitters provides fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Report and Fishing Report:  Monday November 21. 2016;  half day morning trip with Sebastian Ortiz and his son Matias produced two new fly fishers.  Both of these guys are smart and caught on real fast.  The weather was beautiful but a little too cool to pursue warmwater species.  We had a beautiful float but the fishing was tough.  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:  November 24, 2016 Thanksgiving Day.  Expedition Outfitters Fly fishing Guides wish you a Happy Thanksgiving!  Today was a beautiful one on the Guadalupe River.  The release from Canyon Lake was 207 cfs.  The water was clear with a green tint.  The leaves were turning to fall colors on the Guadalupe Valley trees.  There was no one on the river and it was really quiet.  We wish you were here!  Expedition Outfitters provides 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 November 26, 2016; Canyon Lake Dam release was 200 cfs with clear water conditions.  The morning was beautiful with a spectacular sunrise.  We hosted Al and his gal Stephanie from Austin and they caught on to fly fishing really quickly.  The bite was a little slow but we managed to catch and release a few Guadalupe bass.  The half day training session was very successful in teaching the basics of fly fishing.  Expedition Outfitters offers fly fishing classes, lessons and instruction near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Guides Fishing Report and River Conditions:  Sunday November 27, 2016; Canyon Lake Dam Release was 200 cfs with clear water conditions and light green tint.  We hosted Errol Flynn the IV and his lovely wife Katrina for a private fly fishing lesson and short fly fishing trip on the Guadalupe River near New Braunfels Texas.  They were both smart people and listened to the instructor instead of letting their minds wander.  During the lesson we encountered no one else on the Guadalupe River and landed several nice little Guadalupe Bass.  Expedition Outfitters provides 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 November 28. 2016; afternoon private fly fishing lesson with Julia Forsythe and her buddy Christine produced two new fly fishers.  We had our session on the beautiful shoreline of the Guadalupe River in the New Braunfels area.  These ladies were smart and caught on quickly.  The release from Canyon Lake was 200 cfs with clear water conditions and light green tint.  The weather was beautiful with temps in the 70's and low 80's F.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips. lessons and fly fishing 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 30, 2016; morning fly fishing lesson with Jack Link and his girl Melody from Austin Texas produced two new fly fishers.  The day was beautiful with cool temps in 60 -70 degrees F. range and clear blue skies.  The release from Canyon Lake was 200 cfs with clear water conditions and light green tint.  Even with our limited time we landed a few small bass on streamers.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Guadalupe River and other spring fed streams near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.

Guadalupe River Fly Fishing Conditions Guides Report and Fishing Report for Thursday December 1, 2016; Canyon Lake dam release was 200 cfs.  The weather was beautiful with clear blue skies and comfortable temps in the 50's, 60's and 70's F.  We hosted Frank Nuesbaum and his wife Carley from Austin for a two hour private fly fishing lesson.  They were smart and listened to the guide with minimal distractions.  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:  Friday December 2, 2016; Canyon Lake Dam release was 117 cfs with clear water conditions.   The weather was partly cloudy in the morning with rain showers forecast for the afternoon.  Private fly fishing lesson with Dale Garrett and his girl Elizabeth  produced two more fly fishers.  They listed to the instructor instead of letting their minds wander.  This served the outcome well.  They learned a really good rhythm with their casting stroke and looked really good.  Expedition Outfitters offers guided fly fishing trips on the Guadalupe River, and Fly Fishing Classes, Lessons, and Instruction on the Texas Hill Country Rivers near Austin, San Antonio and New Braunfels Texas.









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