Lake Candlewood Fishing near New Milford, Connecticut
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Description for Lake Candlewood, Fairfield County, Connecticut
Lake Candlewood is a reservoir located just 5.7 miles from New Milford, in Fairfield County, in the state of Connecticut, United States, near Chimney Point, CT. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including pumpkinseed, smallmouth bass, brown trout, rock bass, brook trout, white perch, crappie, largemouth bass, white catfish, panfish, rainbow trout and perch 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 Lake Candlewood. Alternate names for this reservoir include Candlewood Lake.
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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 Lake Candlewood
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