Category: Back Lake

Tall Timber Fishing Report for April 2nd, 2016

Posted by chowe - April 2, 2016 - Back Lake, landlocked salmon, Spring fishing, Upper Connecticut River
Persistence.....That's what it takes to be successful.

Our friend Henry Longmire loves the winter fishing up here in Pittsburg on the Connecticut River and he works hard at it.  This beauty was landed last Thursday. Nice one Henry!

Read More

Long time no news…. Sorry

Posted by chowe - August 26, 2015 - Back Lake, Trophy Stretch, Upper Connecticut River
Carr Ridge Bridge (1024x486)

I know, I know…we’ve been slacking on updating our blog…It’s been super busy around here… So here’s the skinny on what’s been happening up here.

Read More

Fishing Report Pittsburg, NH: July 28th 2015

Posted by chowe - July 29, 2015 - Back Lake, Trophy Stretch, Uncategorized, Upper Connecticut River
Trophy Stretch (1024x505)

The Trophy Stretch continues to fish great . Actually, I’ve heard it’s AWESOME!

Read More

Upper Connecticut River Fishing Report: 6/20

Posted by bs - June 21, 2015 - Back Lake, Back Lake Hex Hatch, Trophy Stretch, Upper Connecticut River

A very healthy 18″ brook trout caught and released on the Upper Connecticut River’s Trophy Stretch this weekend. Some of our guests did really great, even with the 300 CFS coming out of 1st Lake Dam.

Read More

Back Lake Fishing Report: 6/14

Posted by bs - June 15, 2015 - Back Lake, Back Lake Hex Hatch, Ponds

That’s a nice largemouth bass that one of our fishermen caught yesterday – one of many from what they said upon returning to the dock. Olive rubber worms were the big hit yesterday for the bass, so if you know how to fish for these eating machines, you could have a good time on Back Lake.

Read More

Back Lake Fishing Report – June 10th, 2015

Posted by chowe - June 11, 2015 - Back Lake, Back Lake Hex Hatch
Charlie, the fish finder

It is dry fly time on Back Lake!  The Brown Drake and Yellow Drake hatches have started so it’s time to be out on Back Lake especially in the evening.

Read More

Fishing Report for Pittsburg, NH May 28th, 2015

Posted by chowe - May 28, 2015 - Back Lake, landlocked salmon, Ponds, Trophy Stretch, Upper Connecticut River
Susan Scarborough 5-28-15

NH Fishing Guide Dave Poole has been busy this week showing his clients how much fun fly fishing can be. That’s Susan Scarborough with a nice little rainbow she landed on the Trophy Stretch.

Read More

Back Lake Fishing Report: 5/17

Posted by bs - May 17, 2015 - Back Lake

The weather was spectacular today, as it appears that it will be again tomorrow – that kind of makes up for what we endured this winter. The fishing on Back Lake has been good for most of our guests that last few days as well, with all of the usual suspects working well on our trout.

Read More

Pittsburg NH Fishing Report May 12th, 2015

Posted by chowe - May 13, 2015 - Back Lake, Lakes, landlocked salmon, Ponds, Spring fishing, Trophy Stretch, Upper Connecticut River
Trout Lillies 5-12-15 (800x749)

There are a couple of signs of Spring that I relate to the beginning of the fishing season in Pittsburg, NH. One, when the leaves have sprouted on the trees and two, when the Trout Lily is in bloom.

Read More

Ice Out at Back Lake

Posted by bs - May 6, 2015 - Back Lake, Lakes, Spring fishing

The ice peacefully went out today at Back Lake, and Lake Francis and First Connecticut Lake are close behind – expect them to be out this weekend.

Read More