Stop by your favorite bait and tackle shop or your town hall to get a printed copy. For your convenience, the electronic version can be found on our web site.
Opening Day of Trout Season: Where will you be on April 9th at 6:00 am (Opening Day)? Our hatchery staff have distributed approximately 350,000 catchabable-size trout to your favorite trout stream and ponds. Only a few days left!
Free Learn To Fish Classes: Our award-winning learn to fish program is being offered at many locations throughout the state. Check our continually changing schedule on our website.
- Fish other waters first -saving the Farmington River for last,
- Dedicate a specific pair of boots/waders for use in the Farmington River only
- Disinfect with a strong salt solution or mild bleach solution between fishing the Farmington River and other waters on the same day. If time permits, freezing for 24 hours is a simple and effective way to destroy the microscopic cells (more info below).