Housatonic River Fishing near Stratford, Connecticut

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Details for Housatonic River

Species Caught Here:
Trout

Public Property
41.169266 -73.108444

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Description for Housatonic River, Fairfield County, Connecticut

Housatonic River is a stream located just 1.7 miles from Stratford, in Fairfield County, in the state of Connecticut, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including brown trout and rainbow trout here. Whether you’re fly fishing, baitcasting or spinning your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Housatonic River. Alternate names for this stream include Westenhok River, Oosotnuc and Potatunk.

Join us as we discuss the Connecticut Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations. 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.

Fishing Reports near Housatonic River

  "Went out on a soupy friday afternoon with an ultra-light and some trout magnet lures. Waded..." Muddy River

  "Solid river to fish, pretty well-stocked but it's mostly early season action. Due to the fact that..." Mill River

  "Caught a 15 inch bass in the morning, and 22 inch pickerel in the evening both with spoons. This..." Moodus Reservoir

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