From the Inn
The West Branch is the primary stream that flows from the base of Mt. Mansfield , passing by the inn, and leading to the Village of Stowe. Excellent for fly-fishing, the stream is home to beautiful rainbow and healthy brook trout. The stream is stocked annually by the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department, and is easily accessible from all points. Great for the novice and expert fisherman alike, the stream provides flat as well as rough water conditions. Licenses may be purchased at the Fly Rod Shop here in Stowe. Also, the inn has a available on premise a few fishing poles for young anglers wanting to try out fishing at our beautiful streamside park.
Fishing - in and around Stowe
Private reclamation projects on the Lamoille and Winooski rivers, along with the stocking programs by the Vermont Fish and Wildlife department and the explosive growth of "catch and release" fishing has made this sport a truly enjoyable and rewarding experience for all ages, in and around the Stowe area.
Fishing - Instruction & Guide Services
For your equipment needs, Casting Clinics or Guide service, The Fly Rod Shop in Stowe is the place to visit. The staff at the shop include veteran fisherman with years of knowledge on the sport of fly fishing and they are always eager to help visiting sportsmen find that special fishing spot. The Fly Rod Shop features a guide service that includes Drift boat tours, Float Tube Fly Fishing, and Instructional tours for the novice and advanced angler. There’s even a casting pond so you can test out their assortment of fishing gear.
Visit them at flyrodshop.com
Catamount Fishing Adventures - Fishing guide service: fly-fishing, spin-fishing and ice-fishing. Equipment provided for all ages and abilities. Visit CatamountFishing.com or call 802.253.8500.