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Sep 2, 2015
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Fly Fishing in Bretton Woods

Try your hand at angling the Ammonoosuc River, as it runs right through the resort, or any of a number of local rivers and streams, including some of NH's most pristine fly-fishing destinations. New Hampshire fishing licenses may be purchased online before your visit, or at the Activities Concierge in the Great Hall of the Omni Mount Washington Hotel. For more information, please call the Activities Concierge Desk at (603) 278-8989. Guided instruction and guided trips are available upon request.

Fly Fishing Rental Equipment

Fishing can take place at the stocked pond beside the main driveway to the Omni Mount Washington Hotel. Head down to the Stone Pillar Lodge, between our Golf Clubhouse and the tennis courts, to grab your gear and land a monster fish! Fly fishing rentals are available daily from 9 am to 5 pm, May 1 - October 31, 2015.

2015 Fly Fishing Rental Schedule

  •     May 1 - Oct. 13
  •     9 am - 5 pm

2015 Fly Fishing Rental Rates

  Resort Guest Public
1/2-Day Fly Fishing Outfit $20 $25
Full-Day Fly Fishing Outfit $28 $35
Overnight Fly Fishing Outfit $30 NA
Small Flies $2 NA
Large Flies $4 NA

If the fly fishing equipment is for fishing at the pond at Omni Mount Washington Resort a New Hampshire fishing license is not required. All other fishing locations require a valid New Hampshire fishing licenses with can be purchase online or at the Activities Concierge Desk in the Great Hall of Mount Washington Hotel.

Fly Casting Clinics

The Art of Fly Casting Clinic is an introduction to fly casting, beginning with a brief overview of the equipment needed to get you started. We then progress into teaching some of the basic fly casting techniques used by even the most avid angler. The group will then move to a stocked pond to catch the big one once everyone is feeling confident with his/her casting ability.

Casting clinics take place near the stocked pond beside the main driveway to the Omni Mount Washington Hotel. Guests will meet at the Activities Concierge Desk, located in the Great Hall of the Omni Mount Washington Hotel, 20 minutes prior to the lesson to pick up their equipment and meet their instructor. Fly casting clinics are restricted to ages 13 and up. Reservations are required for this program and must be be made 24 hours in advance. Please contact the Activities Concierge Desk at (603)278-8989.

2015 Fly Casting Clinic Schedule

  • May 1 - May 31: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays
  • June 1 - Sept. 7: Daily
  • Sept. 8 - Oct. 15: Monday, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays
  • Clinics are held from 8 - 10 am

2015 Fly Casting Clinic Rates

  • Public: $75
  • Resort Guest: $60

Cancellation Policy

Activities reserved by an individual are subject to a 2-hour cancellation policy. Any cancellation after that time is subject to full charge. Cancellation fees, including individual 'no shows' will be posted to the Resort Guest's accountant.
 

Guided Fly Fishing River Adventures 

The Guided Fly Fishing River Adventure will allow you to test your skills on a classic New England trout stream located on at Omni Mount Washington Resort. In the shadow of Mount Washington and the Presidential Range you and your guide will explore the local streams and ponds in search of the farmed rainbow trout and native brook trout.

This 3-hour adventure will begin with guests meeting their River Guide at the Activities Concierge Desk located in the Great Hall of the Omni Mount Washington Hotel at 1:45 pm. Reservations for this excursion are required, maximum of three guests per trip, and must be made 24-hours in advance. Please contact the Activities Concierge Desk at (603) 278-8989 to book your guided adventure! Please note, guests must present a valid printed fishing license from the State of New Hampshire prior to departure. If not already purchased, the guest may obtain their license at the Activities Concierge Desk. Guests will then be drive to the Stone Pillar Lodge to be outfitted with waders, vest, an assortment of flies, and fly rod. Then it is off to the stream!

2015 Guided Fly Fishing Schedule

  • May 1 - May 31: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays
  • June 1 - Sept. 7: Daily
  • Sept. 8 - Oct. 15: Monday, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays
  • Excursions are held from 2 - 5 pm

2015 Guided Fly Fishing Rates

  • Public: $119
  • Resort Guest: $99
  • Guests must purchase a fishing license from the State of New Hampshire in order to fish

Cancellation Policy 

Activities reserved by an individual are subject to a 24-hour cancellation policy. Any cancellation after that time is subject to full charge. Cancellation fees, including individual 'no shows' will be posted to the Resort Guest's accountant. If the River Guide deems the conditions to be unsafe and/or unsuitable for fishing we reserve the right to cancel any guided adventure. In this instance, the guest will be offered a full refund. River conditions are monitored on a daily basis.