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F.A.Q's

Q - When is the best time to come fishing?

A - This is a very common question asked, yet difficult answer. Scientists say that Atlantic Salmon are non feeding fish once in fresh water . Therefore we are not trying to figure out feeding habits. Water temperature, barometric pressure, river levels all play a role in how well salmon "take the fly".


Q - How do I know which fly to use?

A - This will depend on water levels, clarity and a variety of factors. Your Guide will assist you with fly selection based on their expertise and experience. General rules of thumb to remember are: faster moving or deep water - use larger flies . Conversely lower or slower moving water - smaller flies . The colors - black and green are magic on the Miramichi, never a bad choice. Fall (September on) - orange, gold, reds are a smart choice often in streamers.


Q - Are the bugs bad?

A - May through mid July is considered worst. After that much more moderate. A "bug jacket" is advisable if you have one, and of course fly repellent is a good idea to bring along.


Q - How long do we spend on the river?

A - On average about 8 hours a day. This is typically split between morning and evening sessions. These are considered to be the most productive times to fish for salmon.


Q - Why do salmon jump?

A - This is an age old question that there are many answers - non of which we know for sure are accurate. For fun ask your Guide!

Policies and Prices

For Your Information ...

In 2009 we were recognized as a "Live Release" outfitter by the Atlantic Salmon Federation. It is a commitment many Outfitters are making in the industry and we plan to up hold this designation to help preserve and protect wild salmon stocks. If you have any questions regarding this policy please feel free to ask. We encourage membership in conservation groups such as MSA and ASF.


2017 Reservation Policies

We require a 35% deposit to secure your reservation. Balance in full is payable 21 days prior to arrival.  NB fishing license will be purchased upon arrival.  We accept cash, cheques, money orders, Visa, Mastercard or E-Transfer (Contact us to arrange payment details).

Corporate clients are welcome. Companies are discovering we offer a great atmosphere for team building and casual meetings.

Our rates are quoted in Canadian dollars per person. Sales tax (HST) in New Brunswick of 15% is applicable on all quotes. Mail in GST (5%) rebate for non Canadian residents may apply.

We recommend travel insurance to protect your investment.

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Cancellation Policy

Deposits will be refunded up to 90 days before arrival, less a 10% service charge. At the discretion of the outfitter deposits may be transferable more than 90 days prior to scheduled arrival.


2017 Rates

European Plan* - ( Based on double occupancy** )

April, July, Sept, Oct (per person)

2 Days - $850
3 Days - $1150
5 Days.  $1675
6 Days.  $1920

*European Plan includes your stay, and housekeeping.  Meals are not included.
**Double Occupancy rates are per person based on a 2 person minimum.

June and August (per person)

2 Days - $650
3 Days - $850
5 Days - $1275
6 Days - $1450

Single person add 15%
More than 2 people, discount 15% per person fishing.

Non-Fishing Guests are $175.00 per day

 

American Plan (Meals Included) Available.  Please Enquire

** Gratuities not included in rates. Alcohol not included in any plan.
 

We are dog friendly.

$50 per day per dog.

Please note: Dogs MUST be accompanied at all time on the property or in the cabins. Crates are required if unsupervised.  Dogs are not permitted on cabin furniture or beds. Additional $50 per day cleaning fee will otherwise be charged.


Equipment Rental Rates

Full Rod and Reel Setups - $40 / Daily or $200 / Weekly
(Includes backing, line and leader)

Waders - $30 / Daily or $150 / Weekly

Cabin Rentals - (based on availability) Starting at $150 per night


Canoe Trip

(Camp to Footbridge - Approximate 2 hour run)

2 people required - $50 per person.