Great North Woods NH Fishing Guide
Lancaster Berlin NH Fishing Spots & Fishing Holes
Ahhh, the Great North Woods in northern New Hampshire, a sportsmen’s paradise and an excellent choice for your New Hampshire fishing vacation. This far northern area features some fantastic fly fishing, lake trolling, trout ponds, bogs, and streams.
This is where the headwaters of the Connecticut River – New England’s largest river, may be found. The man-made string of lakes called 1st Connecticut, 2nd Connecticut, and 3rd Connecticut are home to many lake trout, landlocked salmon, perch, and other species.
Please do not disturb the nesting loons that can be found on many bodies of water in this region. The loons are protected – their eerie calls may be heard primarily in the evening hours. This region offers many lakeside camp rentals – from basic cabins to luxurious waterfront homes with fireplaces, hot tubs, and fine dining. Ask us about NH Fishing or share comments. To feature your business, contact us.
Northern New Hampshire Fishing
Partridge Cabins, 3 Partridge Road, US Route 3, Pittsburg, NH 03592 | Ph: 603-538-6380
Visit Partridge Cabins and Lodge - the four season place to be. We have 600 feet of lake frontage, and offer housekeeping cabins situated amidst the shade of sheltering spruce and fir trees. Completely winterized cabins with gas heaters, private baths, with hot and cold running water, electricity, and full kitchen facilities. All cabins are attractively furnished, and accommodate 4-8 people. Snowmobile, cross-country ski, hike, moose watch, and let's not forget fishing and hunting! Summer, fall, winter, and spring, you will find Partridge Lodge & Cabins most pleasing.
Visit Partridge Cabins - Pittsburg, NH
1st Connecticut Lake State Forest, (2,807 acres)
Northern most section of the state.
Species: Lake Trout, Salmon
2nd Connecticut Lake (1,286 acres)
Species: Brook & Lake Trout, Salmon
Deer Mountain Campground (1548 Acres)
Directions: Rte 3
Boat Launch – some restrictions
Water: Connecticut River
Lake Francis State Park (2,051 Acres)
Directions: Off Rte 3 on River Road
Species: Rainbow, Brown & Lake Trout, Salmon, Pickerel
One of the most famous fishing spots in New Hampshire is located in Pittsburg – it’s called the “Trophy Stretch” of the Connecticut River from First Connecticut Lake to Lake Francis. This region has produced some monster trout and salmon. There are foot trails and paths that wind from the Lake Francis Campground at The Inlet to Lake Francis north to the Judges and Jury Box, Corner Pools, and Dam Pools just below the First Connecticut Lake. Some of the better-known fishing spots and pools on this stretch of the Connecticut River are located here; The In-Between Water, Bend Pools, Bridge Pool, Junction Pool, Doc’s Pool, The Skating Rink, and The Step Pools.
Androscoggin Wayside State Park
Directions: Route 16
Akers Pond (309 acres)
Species: Yellow Perch, Rainbow Trout, Pickerel, Largemouth
Mollidgewock State Park
Directions: Rte 16
Water: Androscoggin River 46.5 Acres
Nansen Wayside Park(14 Acres)
Directions: NH Rte 16
Boat Launch –
Water: Androscoggin River
Coleman State Park,
Directions: Off Rte 26, Little Diamond Pond Rd
Water: Little Diamond Pond
- RIGHT HANDED BASS FISHING ROD & REEL 7 FT 2 PIECE - The Tailored Tackle LMB (Largemouth Bass) is a high performance RIGHT HANDED bait caster rod and reel designed by fishing guides to give new Bass anglers an affordable fishing pole
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- ULTIMATE SMOOTH SPINNING REEL: Corrosion-resistance construction, Aluminum Spool, Stainless Steel Shaft and 7+1 High Power ball bearings all contribute to this efficient spinning reel. Size 3000, Ratio 4.9:1, Capacity 8Lb/220Yd, Max Drag 14Lb. Handle any freshwater fish without hassle.
- MULTI-PURPOSE FISHING TACKLES BAG: Water-resistant 900D oxford fabric can be used as waist pack, shoulder bag or carry bag. This bag stores all fishing essentials neatly. Outer Dimension: 11.8*7.9*7.1 inches. Great for men, women and teen.
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- CLEARWATER LARGE ARBOR size II for 4-6-Weight fly fishing line, 5.4 oz., 3½-inch diameter; and size IV for 7-9-Weight fly fishing line, 6.1 oz., 3¾-inch diameter
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- UGLY STIK 6’6” ELITE FISHING ROD AND REEL SPINNING COMBO: Featuring 35% more graphite than the Ugly Stik GX2 for a lightweight yet legendarily tough, ready-for-anything rod. Right/Left handle position.
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- SIZE 30 EXPOSED BLANK REEL: 5 ball bearing system for smooth operation. Features 7 UglyTuff guides to provide durability and eliminate insert pop-outs during rough treatment.
- FRONT DRAG: Max drag: 10lb | 4.5kg. Durable machined aluminum spool with extra-durable oversized bail wire; Instant Anti-Reverse system helps keep fighting the fish on your terms. Cork over a strong, machined aluminum handle.
- 6-14LB LINE RATING, MEDIUM POWER: Ugly Stik Clear Tip delivers strength and sensitivity. Mono Capacity yd/lb: 190/4 140/6 110/8 (m/mm: 175/0.20 130/0.23 100/0.25).
- UGLY STIK 6’6” ELITE FISHING ROD AND REEL CASTING COMBO: Featuring 35% more graphite than the Ugly Stik GX2 for a lightweight yet legendarily tough, ready-for-anything rod. Right handle position.
- UGLY TECH CONSTRUCTION: 1-piece, Ugly Tech construction combines graphite and fiberglass, for a strong, yet sensitive rod with fast action. Includes 7 year warranty on rod. of 6.2:1 provides smooth operation and mechanical advantage.
- SIZE LP EXPOSED BLANK REEL: 3 ball bearing system for smooth operation. Features 8 UglyTuff guides to provide durability and eliminate insert pop-outs during rough treatment. Adjustable magnetic cast control.
- STAR DRAG: Max drag: 12lb | 5.4kg. Durable machined aluminum ported spool; Instant Anti-Reverse system helps keep fighting the fish on your terms. Cork over a lightweight graphite composite frame with double paddle aluminum handle.
- 10-20LB LINE RATING, MEDIUM HEAVY POWER: Ugly Stik Clear Tip delivers strength and sensitivity. Mono Capacity yd/lb: 160/10 130/12 110/14 (m/mm: 145/0.29 120/0.32 100/0.35).
NH Fishing by Region
Great North Woods NH Fishing
Berlin, Colebrook, Errol, Dixville, Lancaster, Pittsburg
White Mountain NH Fishing
North Conway, Lincoln, Woodstock, Littleton, Franconia, Gorham, Jackson, Sugar Hill, Whitefield, Waterville Valley
Lakes Region NH Fishing
Laconia, Rochester, Plymouth, Ossipee, Meredith, Ashland, Wolfeboro, Bristol, Winnipesaukee
Dartmouth Lake Sunapee NH Fishing
Lebanon, Hanover, Claremont, Newport, Tilton, Lyme, Plainfield, Newport
Monadnock NH Fishing
Keene, Peterborough, Fitzwilliam, Westmoreland, Chesterfield
Merrimack Valley NH Fishing
Manchester, Concord, Nashua, Salem, Derry, New London, Merrimack, Loudon
Seacoast NH Fishing
Portsmouth, Dover, Durham, Hampton, Exeter, Rye, Hampton Beach