Fishing Reports by Captain Harold McMillan
About The Author:
Company: Housatonic River Outfitters, Inc.
Area Reporting: Housatonic River and Farmington River
Bio: New Englands Flyfishing and Outdoor Resource - We guide on the Housatonic and Farmington Rivers and the most experienced guides in the Northwest Corner.
[Housatonic River,CT] The trout fishing is the best it has been in over 20 years. Lots of bugs, big fish and beautiful wate conditions.
[Housatonic River,CT] The fishing has turned on - lots of bugs and fish around.
[Housatonic River,CT] Our summer blizzard is on - the White Fly Hatch has begun.
[Housatonic River,CT] The fishing has been very good for smallmouth bass, carp and pike.
[Housatonic River,CT] The river has dropped and the guide trips have been doing quite well for trout and warm water species.
[Housatonic River,CT] River is receding - Alder flies are out and we have guide trips out checking on the smallmouth and pike fishing.
[Housatonic River,CT] Weather and river conditions will make the Housatonic River an excellent choice for trout fishing this weekend.
[Housatonic River,CT] Fishing is excellent - Hendrickson spinner falls - caddis will begin any day now
[Housatonic River,CT] Spring is coming - the river is at average height - river orientation on Saturday.
[Housatonic River,CT] The river is beginning to drop and clear. With warmer temperatures - we may see some action this weekend.
[Housatonic River,CT] Housy is high but should drop and clear more over the next week, and the Hendricksons are now hatching. We are moving into prime time, so get ready.
[Housatonic River,CT] Snowmelt in CT & MA from the mild weather last week raised the river, we are now dropping & clearing, but still too high. If rain holds off this week, we will be fishable for the weekend.