Bonaventure River, Quebec Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Bonaventure River, Quebec Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
Fish a pool slowly, two casts and then take a step as you work your way down the pool or run. Begin with wet flys and only fish dry's after you've shown them a couple of wet patterns.
Fishing Report Last Updated:
4 / 30 / 2015
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Bonaventure River is currently Fish somewhere else this week

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Camp Bonaventure

Water flow: Medium levels at 15 cubic meters a second

Visibility: 60 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 55 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Our season is now closed and will re-open on June 1st, 2015

Best stretch:

Best access point: There are trails and boat entry locations on every section of the river. Be careful however, only experienced guides should operate a canoe and motor on this river.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Fish species: Atlantic Salmon

Fishing season: June 1st until September 30th, 2014

Nearest airport: Bonaventure, Quebec. Gaspe, Quebec & Bathurst NB

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Bonaventure River Description

The Bonaventure river is legendary for its extreme water clarity, underwater visibility exceeds 100 feet, and its run of strong Atlantic salmon. Located on the south shore of Quebec's, Gaspe peninsula, it runs cool and clear throughout the entire summer. The Bonaventure is one of the few places in the world where you sight fish for Atlantic salmon. Dry fly fishing is very exciting! Over 80 miles in lenght it ...

Techniques & Tips

Swinging fly's at a 45 degree angle as you work your way down a pool is the best technique. Now that the water temperature is in the 50 degree range, dry fly''s are working well. begin fishing dry's from the bottom of the pool and work your way towards the top.

7-Day Forecast

Our season is now closed and will re-open on June 1st, 2015

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