By: Chris Shaffer

Almost a month past opening day Eastern Pennsylvania streams are still full of trout. Fortunately, more trout plants are coming, too. We spent the last few days filming Pautzke Outdoors in many of the region’s streams in the greater Lehigh Valley and found that most of the systems we fished had high inventories of rainbows with some browns, brooks and a few golden rainbows.

Recent improvements in the weather pattern have conditions at prime levels. All the region’s rivers and streams are in great shape for the weekend. Trophy trout were tough to come by over the last week, at least for us. While we caught and released more than three dozen trout in ev