Grand Lake Stream, Maine Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Grand Lake Stream, Maine Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
My tips of the week
nymph large flies for smallmouth. Salmon will be back soon. Focus on the upper pools with streamers on sink tip lines. The salmon should be here or arriving shortly.
Fishing Report Last Updated:
9 / 17 / 2018
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Grand Lake Stream is currently Fish somewhere else this week

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: minimum flows

Visibility: 48 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 70 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Anytime

Best stretch: Hatchery Pool

Best access point: dam pool

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:


Fish species: Brook trout, landlocked salmon, smallmouth bass

Fishing season: April 1 - October 20

Nearest airport: Bangor International - Commercial / Princeton - Private Planes

Grand Lake Stream Description

Roughly 3 miles of river, Grand Lake Stream is home to one of the original four strains of landlocked salmon in the lower 48. Its gin-clear waters flow from West Grand Lake in eastern Maine, southeast into Big Lake and on toward the St. Croix River on the boarder of New Brunswick. Grand Lake Stream has been a destination for fly anglers since the mid 1800’s and has been FFO water since 1903. The Stream consists ...

Techniques & Tips

floating lines with large streamers Nymphing with split-shot

7-Day Forecast

Cooler nights are helping. Now we just need some of this hurricane rains to get the flows up...the salmon will follow.

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