Deerfield River near Turners Falls, Massachusetts
John D got the fishing tips right but he did miss one thing you might find important. Every morning at about mid-morning a whole lot of water is released from the dam to help with the commercial rafting operations. In fact enough water is released that it raises the water levels a few feet until the midafternoon. The surge does not bother the trout too much but you have to be careful you are not wading or on the other side of the river when it happens. Other than that John D covered everything. Good luck fishing!
Deerfield River Fishing near Turners Falls, Massachusetts
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Details for Deerfield River
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Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Stream
Lat/Long: 42.616474 -72.577866
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Description for Deerfield River, Franklin County, Massachusetts
Deerfield River is a stream located just 1.4 miles from Turners Falls, in Franklin County, in the state of Massachusetts, United States, near Greenfield, MA. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including rainbow trout, brook trout and brown trout here. Whether you’re fly fishing, spinning or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Deerfield River.
For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit Massachusetts Fish & Wildlife
Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times
chart to determine when the fish will be most active.
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