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Fishing

The abundance of giant Atlantic salmon in these two magnificent rivers have elevated Matapedia to the Salmon Capital of the World and a destination of choice not just for the passionate fly fishing angler but also for hunters, hikers, and outdoor enthusiasts.

The Matapedia and Restigouche rivers have for over a century attracted the world’s financial, political, and show business elite to our small village, including Princess Louise, King Edward VII, the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, Bing Crosby, and more recently George H. W. Bush, Dick Cheney, General Norman Schwarzkopt and a host of U.S. dignitaries.

Salmon Fishing Report

Salmon Fishing Package

The daily rate for guide with motorized canoe, one or two anglers, is $250 per day. A fishing license for Atlantic salmon plus a daily access pass to the river is required. (See prices below)

Fishing hours are usually from 8:00 am in the morning for four hours of fishing, returning to the outfitter around noon, and fishing in the afternoon for another four hours of fishing. Fishing hours vary depending on conditions, season and temperature.

Anglers can stay at the outfitter or in their own RV

Single occupancy room $99 + taxes
Per night
Double occupancy room $109 + taxes
Per night

A deposit of half the package (before taxes) is required at confirmation of the reservation, and deposit is not refundable in the event of a cancellation by the client. Deposit can be transferred to a NEW angler at no cost, and whenever possible rescheduling ONLY during the same season at no cost to the angler. We accept Visa or MasterCard for deposit and final payment once here at the lodge.

2017 Fishing License

FISHING LICENSE – SEASON 2017
Resident Non-resident
Sport Fishing Season License (except Atlantic Salmon)
Less than 65 years old $30.13 $77.61
65 years old and over $17.20
7 consecutive days Reserved for non-residents $46.76
3 consecutive days $12.41 $31.10
1 day Reserved for non-residents $18.12
Catch & Release $12,41 $30.42
Atlantic Salmon Sport Fishing Season License
Annual $48.46 $155.50
1 day $21.13 $41.41
Catch & Release $21.13 $41.41

2017 Fishing Rates

MATAPEDIA
Resident Non-resident

1-3

public

June 1st to August 7th $43.75 $88.25
Special after 3 o’clock 25% rebate 25% rebate
Less than 18 years old, all season $10.00 $20.00
Student (18 to 24 years old)

All season (proof required)

$20.00 $40.00
7 days plan 25% rebate 25% rebate

2

Glen Emma

June 1st to 23th $380.00 $532.00
June 24th to August 7th $797.50 $932.00
August 8th to September 30th $539.50 $680.25
4 June 1st to August 31st $5.50 $11.00
PATAPEDIA
Resident Non-resident
1 June 1st to August 31st $48.75 n/a

2

Canoe Trip

June 1st to August 31st $134.00 n/a
3 June 1st to 4th and July 6th
to August 31st
$152.50 $206.25
June 5th to July 5th $174.75 $229.75
CAUSAPSCAL
Resident Non-resident
1
Canoe Trip
June 1st to July 15th $180.25 $212.00

2

Guide

May 15th to 31st $398.75 $503.25
June 1st to 30th $645.00 $761.75
June 5th to July 5th $479.25 $574.50

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