An introductory trip to the heart of the Canadian Gaspé with a priceless opportunity to fish the most storied river in the region. Free-flowing and home to a breed apart a race of wild salmon averaging 18 pounds, with some exceeding 40 the Grand Cascapedia is a river of legends and a river of giants. • • • Early August offers cooling river temperatures and enjoyable dry line fishing with both wets and dries in classic, forested pools. Fishing in this period is a mix of wading and casting from traditional canoes often to sighted fish. • • • Built in the late 1800's and perched on a high bluff overlooking the river, Salmon Lodge has been welcoming Atlantic salmon fishing enthusiasts to this world-famous valley for over a century. It is the perfect setting for a taste of Atlantic salmon fishing in the “grand old style”. • • • Also possible are day trips to the nearby Petite Cascapedia and Bonaventure rivers.
Target river: Grand Cascapedia River
Group size: 4 anglers, including host
2018 rate: TBA
Includes: 4 days guided fishing, 4 nights accommodations, all meals
Additional costs: Round trip commercial airfare to Bathurst, New Brunswick or Gaspé, Quebec; vehicle transfer or rental share; licensing; gratuities; alcoholic beverages (wine is complimentary)
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