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Sand Hill River Lodge, Labrador, Canada

This is a rare opportunity to fish one of the best kept secrets in Labrador! For 2023, the Sandhill River Lodge, a privately owned and operated lodge on the banks of the Sandhill River has several spots open for a trip of a lifetime. On this trip you will have the opportunity to catch Atlantic Salmon as well as Brook Trout that can run quite large. Salmon will range from Grilse all the way up to fish over 20lbs. Common angling tactics on the Sandhill River consist of swinging traditional salmon flies, skating flies and dead drifting Bombers.

This trip consists of 6 full fishing days on the camp. Each day will consist of 2 anglers and a guide fishing one pool in the morning and another pool in the afternoon. You will be responsible for flying into Goose Bay, where a float plane will fly that weeks group into the camp. Fly In/Fly Out Days are Monday, you must be in Goose Bay the Sunday before for the AM float plane. Members generally will fish Monday afternoon, then full days Tuesday-Sunday and fly back out the following Monday morning.

The cost for the 2023 season will be 5,375.00 per angler. 

What’s included:

7 Nights of Lodging at the Sand Hill River-each room at the camp sleeps 2 guests.

All Meals

Float Plane ride to and from the Camp from Goose Bay

Fishing Licenses

6 Days of Guiding (2 Anglers per Guide)

What’s not included:

Gratuity ($450 per angler per week)

Flights to and from Goose Bay

Hotel in Goose bay-one night on either end of the trip before flying out

 

For more info regarding this program please email bob@flyrodshop.com

Dates

Availability 

6/26-7/3

Sold Out

7/3-7/10

Sold Out

7/17-7/24

1 Rods Available

7/24-7/31

2 Rods Available

7/31-8/7

4 Rods Available

Cost: $5,375.00

Fishing Licenses: Labrador Fishing license and Salmon tags required (Included in cost)

 

Call to reserve 802-253-7346

Call to reserve 802-253-7346

 

What to bring:

  • Warm wicking clothing for layering
  • Rain Jacket
  • Waders/boots (studded felt or rubber-rocks are slippery!)
  • Wading Staff
  • 6-9 weight  fly rod/reel Single handed or double handed, have reels with good drags!
  • Brimmed Hat
  • Polarized Sunglasses (Multiple Pairs)
  • Casual clothes (for at lodge)
  • We highly recommend waterproof suitcases to ensure your clothing stays dry coming in and out of the camp
  • Flies: Classic Salmon Flies in #4-#10, Bomber Style Dries and even big bushy dries like Stimulators and Hoppers, Streamers for Brook Trout as well. Single Hook Points only and all flies must be barbless
  • Leader/Tippet: Maxima 6lb-20lb

Tipping of your guides:

Each client should bring $450 to pool together at the end of the trip for your guides.

Liability info:

  • We are not liable for any loss, damage or injury sustained to participants or personal property.
  • Due to fluctuating fuel costs and other factors, The Fly Rod Shop reserves the right to change guiding rates at any time.