Maine Fishing and HuntingSmallmouth bass fishing in Maine

The St. Croix River Region is famous for many things. Its most notable is the great fishing and hunting. For over 100 years, outdoor enthusiasts have dubbed it all, a Sportsman's Paradise.

From our docks, one can fish more than 75 miles of shoreline, in one of the northeast's premiere smallmouth bass and landlocked salmon fisheries. Some experts have even gone so far as to say, "these are the best smallmouth bass waters anywhere". It is for this reason that so many fishermen return here year after year. Smallmouth bass fishing in MaineIf stream or brook fishing is more to your likeing, there are numerous places within a short drive that offer fantastic trout, salmon and bass fishing. One of these waterways is Grand Lake Stream, a world renowned spawning ground for landlocked salmon. Grand Lake Stream is only 12 miles from The Lakeside and offers anglers an excellent opportunity for fly fishing.

In late summer, the leaves begine to change hue signaling the beginning of the hunting season. Our local guides can take you to the woods and marshes for bear and waterfowl. But, you don't need a guide to seek out exceptional upland game hunting in Washington County. Grouse and woodcock are plentiful, just a short hike from town. We also have whitetail deer and moose (with permit) hunting. If you care to explore the miles of logging roads which traverse the region.
Smallmouth bass fishing in Maine


 Some photos courtesy of Bill Gillespie/Registered Maine Guide. Bill is a full-time Maine Master Guide with 35 years of experience. He guides fishing for smallmouth bass, landlocked salmon and brook trout, hunting for bear, deer, moose, bobcat as well as grouse/woodcock over pointing dogs.

Contact Bill at (207) 796-2342 or visit his website at www.grandfallsoutfitter.com.
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