Housatonic River Fishing near Stratford, Connecticut
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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 rainbow trout and brown trout here. Whether you’re spinning, fly fishing or baitcasting 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 Pootatuck.
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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
"Very small pond but loaded with bullhead catfish, a few decent bass thrown in and your typical..." Motil Pond
"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
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