Salmon Fishing

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Landlocked Salmon Fishing in Grand Lake Stream, Maine at Weatherby’s famous Hunting and Fishing Lodge. Great fly fishing for salmon.

  • 11 Flies You Have Never Heard Of

11 Flies You Have Never Heard Of

Eleven Flies for Salmon Fishing Grand Lake Stream, Maine You Have Probably Have Never Heard Of Everyone has a favorite fly.  And then there are the traditional flies.  Sometimes they are one and the same, but sometimes they aren’t.   You have all heard of the gray ghost created by Carrie Stevens in 1924 at

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Rites of Spring

Rites of Spring Ice-out.  Mud season.  Running sap. Spring migration.  Change of season.  Winter to spring.  It happens every March.  The woodcock show up in the bare spots around the field edges.  Their courtship flights fill the evening and dawn with the songs of bird love. April 1 in Maine is open water season, which

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Autumn at Weatherby’s

Fall Fishing is Almost Here! Late summer smallmouth fishing is here at Weatherby's in Maine. Cool nights, warm days, a shore dinner and lots of big fish tugging on your lines. That is what you can expect if you come visit this month. The St. Croix River, Big Lake, Spednic Lake, Baskahegan Lake, Grand Falls

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Top 10 Dry Flies for Grand Lake Stream

Top 10 Dry Flies Grand Lake Stream, Maine Of course timing is critical when fishing dry flies – both season and time of day.  Variations in patterns are good to try – Klinkhammer, parachute, spinner, emerger or traditional upright.  Size also varies depending of the season, but generally a 16 or 14 will work.

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Top 10 Streamers For Grand Lake Stream

Top 10 Streamers For Grand Lake Stream Flies for fishing in Maine Streamers are very popular early season fishing through May in Grand Lake Stream as they imitate smelt, a favorite forage fish for salmon as the smelt spawn in the brooks in streams surrounding the area.  There is much history with  streamer patterns in

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The Maine Thing – Outdoor Life 1971

The Maine Thing - Outdoor Life 1971 By Joe Brooks I had fished in this very spot 25 years earlier, and the stream hadn't changed. The fast water talked merrily as it rushed into the pool, but off to the side the surface was slick, with a circle here, a circle there, and a plop

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Landlocked Break-Out! Outdoor Life 1965

Weatherby's Featured in Outdoor Life in 1965 Landlocked Break-Out! It was the Fourth of July, the traditional time for fireworks, and, as though by arrangement, the water in the vicinity of my trolled streamers suddenly exploded. My fly rod bucked, and some 70 feet behind the canoe a gleaming landlocked salmon made like a rocket.

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