Scantic River Fishing near Windsor Locks, Connecticut
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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 bigmouth buffalo, white perch, panfish, green sunfish and brook trout 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 Peskantuk, Skentocke River and Scantuck.
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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 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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