West Branch Farmington River near Canton Valley, Connecticut
Twice a season expect absolutely amazing fishing as opposed to the normal amazing fishing in the West Branch of the Farmington River. The first one is the sulphur hatches in June. Tiny blue-winged Olives, #22s, fished with an eight-foot 1-weight work really really well during peak fall colors.
West Branch Farmington River Fishing near Canton Valley, Connecticut
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Details for West Branch Farmington River
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Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Stream
Lat/Long: 41.866764 -72.954269
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Description for West Branch Farmington River, Litchfield County, Connecticut
West Branch Farmington River is a stream located just 3.9 miles from Canton Valley, in Litchfield County, in the state of Connecticut, United States, near Puddle Town, CT. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including brown trout and rainbow trout here. Whether you’re fly fishing, spinning or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to West Branch Farmington River. Alternate names for this stream include Farmington River, Great River and West Branch of the Farmington River.
For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit Connecticut Fish & Wildlife
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.
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