Nutmeg TU members may join members of the Mianus and Candlewood Valley chapters on the annual Ugly Sweater fishing outing Saturday, Dec. 15. The group will meet at 11 a.m. at UpCountry Sportfishing at 352 Main Street in New Hartford and spread out along the river to go fishing in small groups. Join us mid-day for coffee and […]
A new report by the Westport-based Harbor Watch found water from 20 rivers exceeded acceptable levels of bacteria 77 percent of the time, according to a story in the Connecticut Post. That’s the same criteria the state uses to close beaches. Click here to read the Connecticut Post story. Click here to read the Harbor Watch report.
Rods, reels, trips and experiences can be yours at bargain prices during the Nutmeg TU Holiday Party Tuesday, Dec. 18, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Port 5, 69 Brewster St., in the Black Rock section of Bridgeport. A growing list of silent auction items include a fishing outing on the Long Island Sound, having […]
As of Wednesday, Dec. 5, the Naugatuck River TMA (Litchfield/Campville/Harwinton area) was stocked with large Broodstock Atlantic Salmon (average weight was 7 to 10 pounds, with the largest fish being around 15 pounds.); this was the last of two stockings in this river section. The daily creel limit is one (1) salmon per day. Salmon will […]
Alaska fishing guide and Nutmeg TU John Jinishian expressed concerns about the threats posed by Bristol Bay amid images of big fish and beautiful scenery when he visited the general meeting of Nutmeg TU Tuesday, Nov. 20. Jinishian is general manager of Alaska’s Wild River Guides, a small, float-based fly fishing company. He talked of […]
Nutmeg TU will hold its annual Holiday Party on Tuesday, Dec. 18, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Port 5, 69 Brewster St., in the Black Rock section of Bridgeport. A silent auction will feature such items as fishing trips guided by Nutmeg TU members and a chance to have the trip of your choice […]
UPDATE: The event scheduled for Sunday, Dec. 2, has been postponed to Sunday, Dec. 9. UPDATED STORY: Join Nutmeg TU for a morning of exciting fishing on one of the best rivers in Connecticut, the Farmington River, on Sunday, Dec 9, starting at 10 a.m. If we are going to get heavy rain trip will […]