Fishing Season: October-April

Twenty Mile Creek - PA

Fishing Outlook & Conditions

Water Temp:


The Lodge at Glendorn's Tip of the Week

Start to scout other streams for fishing the rest of the summer. Pennsylvania has some excellent small streams that are fishable all year.

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Map of Twenty Mile Creek

Water Flow Data

Tidal Conditions

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby

Lodge at Glendorn

5-Day Outlook as of 8/13/22

Warmer weather and low water levels are expected. Smallmouth should be consistent in the closest pools to Lake Erie.

Techniques & Tips as of 8/13/22

Smallmouth bass can be fairly aggressive when presented with a large fly. You can swing wooley buggers, strip small streamers, or pop frog patterns for these fish.

Local Species Available October-April

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    Brown trout

The Lodge at Glendorn's Recommended Fly Patterns

"Must-have" fly fishing patterns in descending order of importance:

Name: Colors: Size(s):
Woolly Bugger white, black, and ol 6,8
Egg Fly pink and orange 8,10,12
Orvis CJ Nymph copper, red, black 12, 14, 16
Purple Haze Purple 12, 14
Meg A Egg Sucking Leech black/pink 4, 6

Woolly Bugger

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The Lodge at Glendorn's Recommended Gear

Description: About Twenty Mile Creek

Near North East Pennsylvania. The Eastern most tributary to Lake Erie in PA.

Nearest Airport:

Erie, PA



Best Time to Fish:

This fall and winter

Best Stretch:

mid creek

Best Access:

Mouth at rt 5