Housatonic River Fishing near Stratford, Connecticut

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Details for Housatonic River

Species Caught Here:
Trout

Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Stream
Lat/Long: 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 baitcasting, spinning or fly fishing 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 Stratford River, Ousatonick River 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 Hot Spots near Housatonic River

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Fishing Times for Housatonic River near Stratford, CT
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