Upper Connecticut River - Bloomfield VT upstream to above Lake Francis, New Hampshire Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fly Fishing Map of Upper Connecticut River, NH
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Upper Connecticut River - Bloomfield VT upstream to above Lake Francis, New Hampshire Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
'' TROUT SEASON OPENS JANUARY 1ST.." Come on up, the weather is Beautiful. Dress in layers. WADE SAFELY......
Fishing Report Last Updated:
1 / 12 / 2021
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Upper Connecticut River is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Lopstick Lodge Outfitters

Water flow: 288 cfs below 1st 695 cfs below Murphy

Visibility: 48 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 38 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Morning and Midday

Best stretch: River

Best access point: Lots of public access points.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Streamers and Nymphs.

Fish species: Trout, Salmon, Pike

Fishing season: OPENS JANUARY 1st

Nearest airport: MHT

Person Fishing in a stream

Upper Connecticut, Above Lake Francis Description

The Connecticut river starts at the Canadian border. From there it travels through the Connecticut Lakes providing wade-able fishing in the river in between the lakes, most notable the 'Trophy Stretch' between First Lake and Lake Francis. From Lake Francis, the river widens. the river is wade-able to West Stewartstown NH / Canaan VT but from there down stream, the river is best accessed by driftboat, canoe ...

Techniques & Tips

Swinging streamers, nymphing. >~}~}}'>

7-Day Forecast

Certainly great weather for it, and good water flows.


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