Geography of the Beaverkill River

2,760 ft (841 m)

42°1′47″N 74°32′32″W

East Branch, Delaware River

980 ft (299 m)

41°59′24″N 74°7′52″W

Elevation at Source:

Coordinates at Source:


Elevation at Mouth:

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44 mi (71 km), NE-SW

300 sq mi (777 km2)

771 cu ft/s (22 m3/s)

62,400 cu ft/s (1,767 m3/s)



Discharge (avg):

Discharge (max):

Current Conditions


USGS Water-data graph for site 01420500

USGS Water-data graph for site 01420500

Daily and historical flow information and more can be found at the Beaverkill Cooks Falls, NY USGS site here

For weekly fishing reports and recommendations, please visit here.    

Pools & Eddies of the Beaverkill

Cemetery Pool

Horton Bridge Pool

Acid Factory Pool

Barrel Pool

Chiloway Pool

Whirling Eddy

Pork Eddy

Covered Bridge Pool

Beaverkill Falls

Willich Pool


The Forks (Junction Pool)

Ferdon's Eddy

Barnhart's Pool

Hendrickson's Pool

Cairns Pool

Wagon Tracks

Schoolhouse Pool

Rubbing Mill Pool (Red Rose Pool)

Mountain & Lower Mountain Pool

Painter's Bend

Cooks Falls Pool

Hatching Chart

Fly Fishing the Beaverkill video by NYS DEC