Connecticut Fishing Reports, Times, Licenses, and Shops

Fish Species Found in Connecticut

Largemouth Bass,  Perch,  Rainbow Trout,  Pickerel,  Bream/Bluegill,  Smallmouth Bass,  Brown Trout,  Bullhead,  Crappie,   and 101 more

Bodies of Water in Connecticut

764 Lakes

1,487 Rivers and Streams

803 Reservoirs

1,118 other

Connecticut Fishing Reports

  "Not stocked that often, but when it is it offers some solid trout fishing...." Silvermine River

  "Solid river to fish, pretty well-stocked but it's mostly early season..." Mill River

  "This part of the Farmington River has some of the best American shad..." Mill Brook

  "Caught numerous largemouths from 8-14 inches on a 3 inch white grub off..." Smith Pond

Connecticut Fishing Spots

Atwood Pond 2.2 miles
Birdsall Pond 2.5 miles
Black Rock Pond 3.4 miles
Branch Brook 2.7 miles
Clough Brook 2.3 miles
Echo Lake 0.5 miles
Echo Lake 0.6 miles
Echo Lake Brook 0.9 miles
Echo Lake Dam 0.6 miles
Greystone Pond 2.8 miles
Hancock Brook 2.6 miles
Hancock Pond 2.2 miles
Hannon Pond 2.1 miles
Heminway Pond 1.3 miles
Jericho Brook 2.1 miles
Lake Winnemaug 2.4 miles
Lockwood Pond 2.6 miles
Merriman Pond 2.5 miles
Pin Shop Pond 1.1 miles
Purgatory Brook 3.3 miles
Smith Pond 2.9 miles
Smith Pond 3 miles
Smith Pond Dam 2.9 miles
Sperry Pond 3 miles
Spruce Brook 1.6 miles
Steele Brook 2.9 miles
Sutliffe Brook 3.4 miles
Tomlinson Pond 3.2 miles
Turkey Brook 1.4 miles
Wattles Brook 1.1 miles
Wilton Pond 3.2 miles
Wilton Pond Dam 3.2 miles
Connecticut Fishing Map
Hot Spots

Connecticut Fishing Licenses

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 Fishing Spot is open to the public, and respect all signs indicating private property or restricting access.

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Fishing in the state of Connecticut, there are plenty of bodies of water to choose from. In fact, there are 4,172 bodies of water where fishing could be possible, such as Highland Lake, Hanover Pond and Frash Pond. Fish for Sturgeon, Rock Bass or Rainbow Trout or one of the other 26 fish found in this state; and if you need gear get your fly fishing gear, baitcasting setup, trolling equipment, or spincasting gear out and find your new honey hole.