Scantic River Fishing near Windsor Locks, Connecticut

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Details for Scantic River

Species Caught Here:
Carp
Panfish
Perch
Sunfish
Trout

Public Property
41.868153 -72.616203

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Description for Scantic River, Hartford County, Connecticut

Scantic River is a stream located just 4.3 miles from Windsor Locks, in Hartford County, in the state of Connecticut, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including white perch, green sunfish, panfish, brook trout and bigmouth buffalo here. Whether you’re 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 Scantic River. Alternate names for this stream include Scantuck River, Rippowams River and River Skentooke.

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 Scantic River

  "My father caught big rainbow trout here as a kid. Worm fishing...." Chicopee Brook Reservoir

  "Rainbow trout, brown trout, largemouth bass, fallfish, rock bass, bluegill, sunfish, perch..." Hockanum River

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

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