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Upper Connecticut River Fishing Update: 10/8

Posted by bs - October 8, 2014 - landlocked salmon, Trophy Stretch, Upper Connecticut River dave-sakura

Check out our world famous Angus Boezeman on one of his guide trips in September on the Trophy Stretch with Nick and Dave. Thank you to Tim Flagler of Tightline Productions for his excellent work.  https://vimeo.com/108394540

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Upper Connecticut River Fishing Report: 9/28

Posted by bs - September 28, 2014 - Back Lake, Trophy Stretch, Upper Connecticut River brown-trout-closeup

Fantastic weather in New Hampshire’s north country lately, just in time for enjoying some fall fishing. We’ve had some alternating river flows this weekend, but it looks like the river will have some steady flows this week.

That brown trout was caught and released by our guide Dave Poole on his day off – his compatriot Angus Boezeman took that nice picture of the release.

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The October Caddis

Posted by bs - September 8, 2014 - Back Lake, Upper Connecticut River october caddis

We had an inquiry from a guest recently if the “October Caddis” had made it’s appearance yet in our area, and there was seemingly nothing to report until Saturday night. That’s when this specimen decided to start answering my phone at the lodge, while I was deep in discussion of fishy matters with several guests at the front desk. He hung around for a while, and confirmed that, yes, the October Caddis hatch has indeed started.

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Upper Connecticut River Fishing Report: 8/24

Posted by bs - August 24, 2014 - landlocked salmon, Upper Connecticut River lechthaler-salmon

That’s a beautiful landlocked salmon that our guide Angus Boezeman is holding for his client and our guest Richard Lechthaler a couple of days ago. It was caught and released on the Trophy Stretch of the Connecticut River in Pittsburg, N.H., and undoubtedly told his piscatorial brethren of his brush with Angus, renowned among the trout and salmon of the north country.

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Connecticut River Fishing Report: 8/11

Posted by bs - August 12, 2014 - Upper Connecticut River switch-rod-brookie

A very beautiful brook trout from yesterday’s excursion – the colors were pretty nice and look at those fins!  He fought well and was released – another victim of the switch rod, once again proving it’s value in being able to fish seemingly unaccessible water.

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