Visibility: 20 inches
Water temperature at mid-day: 65 Degrees F
Water condition: Clear
Best time of day to fish:
Best stretch: McNamee
Best access point: A good Public and Private mix
Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:
Fish species: Atlantic salmon & Sea-run brook trout
Fishing season: summer
Nearest airport: Fredericton
Recommended fly fishing leader: 9 Foot Leader
Recommended fly fishing tippet: 4X Tippet
Best fly fishing rod: 9' 8 Weight Fly Rod
Best floating fly line: Salmon/Steelhead WF Fly Line
Best sinking fly line: Streamer Stripper Sink Tip Fly Line
Main South West Miramichi River in McNamee. 45 miles from head of tide. This area of the river has many islands thus creating channels and more small pools. Many of the pools are two to four rod pools and are all wade friendly. Gravel bottom with average size stones in the 4 inch range.
Fly casting with a floating line . NEW FOR 2015 IS SINLGE BARBLESS HOOKS .
The Miramichi River is in ideal condition for good Atlantic Salmon fishing this week. The water is cool and we have fresh salmon on the move .