Vermont Fishing Conditions Report

Willy Dietrich of Catamount Fishing Adventures blogs on the conditions of the waters in the Stowe, Vermont vicinity and discusses weather, water temps, what’s biting, and what they used for flies, if you want Willy to take you fly fishing this season, book a trip now, or read about recent trips here.

Good to Go

Hi Folks, Cold weather has arrived and the ice has really begun to firm up throughout northern Vermont. I have been guiding on the  hard water and have found 5” to 6” of solid black ice. With the arrival of cold weather this upcoming week, the ice will really start to...

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Thin ice

Hi Folks, It has been nice getting on the ice once again. Weird winter with mild temperatures and not a lot of snow. I found 3” to 4” of solid black ice over the weekend. Only suitable for foot travel. All safety gear should be worn and used currently. I would not...

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Flag Up Ice Fishing

Hi Folks, Happy New Year! Always moving forward never backwards. Catamount Fishing Adventures is back on the hard water. We are offering 3 hour and 6 hour expeditions. All equipment is provided including a heated shanty or ice fishing shelter. Experience is not...

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The River of Big Fish

Hi Folks, The end is near. Snowing right now at my house. I am wrapping up my open water season on Halloween. I will be offering ice fishing trips this winter. Probably start up by mid to late December. All predicated on the hard water...

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Winding Down

Hi Folks, The fishing season is coming to a close. Yes the state is considering and has extended fishing seasons. Not sure why we want to let anglers pursue spawning and post spawn salmon, Brook trout, and Brown trout. I think the fish need to...

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