Fishing Season: October-April

Twenty Mile Creek - PA

Fishing Outlook & Conditions

Water Temp:


The Lodge at Glendorn's Tip of the Week

Steelhead fishing is wrapping up for the year. Smallmouth bass are currently in the river system. Targeting these bass can be extremely rewarding.

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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 6/3/23

Expect low and clear conditions with very few fishing opportunities on this river system

Techniques & Tips as of 6/3/23

Try to cover water by using light colored wolley buggers or nymphs to work as many pools as possible.

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