Fly Fishing the Norwalk River The Norwalk
River flows through the towns of Ridgefield, Redding, Wilton and
Norwalk, offering fly fishing for brown, brook and rainbow trout over more than 15 miles of public
water. A small stream, the Norwalk River requires short rods and a delicate
presentation of the fly.
Fly Fishing the Mianus River Starting
with its headwaters in Westchester County, New York, the Mianus River
winds its way through Stamford and Greenwich. Fly fishing for brown, brook and rainbow trout is most popular in the Mianus River Park, which is designated as a Trout
Management Area. Click here to learn more...
Fly Fishing the Saugatuck River The
Saugatuck River includes an extensive watershed which encompasses the
West Branch and main stem of the Saugatuck, as well as the Aspetuck
River and other minor tributaries. A Trout Management Area stocked with brown, brook and rainbow trout and restricted to fly fishing only is located
at the convergence of the three branches of the river in Westport. Click here to learn more...
Fly Fishing the Farmington River The crown
jewel of fly fishing for trout in Connecticut, the West Branch of the
Farmington River flows from the base of a 200-foot dam, providing a
consistent flow of 50-degree water. The optimal temperatures, careful
river management and plentiful insect life provide for a blue ribbon
brown, brook and rainbow trout stream with the chance at a trophy.
Fly Fishing Long Island Sound A
recovering water body for several decades, Long Island Sound offers excellent fly fishing for striped bass, bluefish and other saltwater game
fish. In the fall, pelagic species such as bonito and false albacore
also migrate through the Sound.
Fly Fishing the Naugatuck River Located in upstate Connecticut, the Naugatuck River offers fly fishing for brown, brook and rainbow trout over many miles of water, including two designated Trophy Trout Areas. In the fall, the state stocks the Naugatuck River with broodstock Atlantic Salmon, offering the opportunity to go fly fishing for Atlantic Salmon up to 30 pounds. Click here to learn more...