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Address: CT
Activities: Fishing, Kayaking
Description: Mighty New England river that flows 149 miles from four sources in western...
Mighty New England river that flows 149 miles from four sources in western Massachusetts and through Connecticut before reaching its destination at Long Island Sound.
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The Mighty Hous

The Housatonic is a great river especially in Salisbury and Cornwall. You can paddle it or fly fish. Some great picnic spots off the river near The Great Falls in Falls Village.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2014
Norey
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Salisbury, Connecticut
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Salisbury, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

The Housatonic is a great river especially in Salisbury and Cornwall. You can paddle it or fly fish. Some great picnic spots off the river near The Great Falls in Falls Village.

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Lakeville, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I live nearby, so it's not much of a trip for me to get on the Housatonic. I mostly fish the upper Trout Management Area, between Cornwall Bridge and Salisbury. The wadeable parts are in Cornwall. Access is excellent, which means a lot of company during peak season and weekends. However, a little walking and you'll have the place to... More 

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