Grand Lake Stream, Maine Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Grand Lake Stream, Maine Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Grand Lake Stream is currently Good

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: 550

Visibility: 50 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 38 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: Anytime

Best stretch: Upper River

Best access point: dam pool

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Caddis BWO Sulfer Hendrickson Stone Yellow Sally

Fish species: Brook trout, landlocked salmon, smallmouth bass

Fishing season: April 1 - October 25

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

Person Fishing in a stream

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

weighted buggers with dropper nymphs. Water is cold, fish are slow to move, but hungry. Get on the bottom to catch fish.

7-Day Forecast

Salmon will start running heavy in the coming days. Flows are excellent in Grand Lake Stream. There are some fish in the river, but not big numbers yet.

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