The crew at Country Haven would like to thank everyone who visited us last year and look forward to seeing all of you again this year. We would also like to remind you about our Gift Certificates that never expire and may be used toward anything Country Haven offers.

"Best Outfitted Trips - Fish New Brunswick "- 'Outside Magazine', June 2011

Country Haven Lodge is very proud
to have been chosen as one of the
Best Outfitted Trip destinations
in Outside Magazine's June 2011 edition.

"One of Canada's 50 best trips"- 'Explore' Magazine, February 2002 edition.

Country Haven is very Proud
to have been chosen by Canada's
outdoor adventure magazine
as offering one of the 50 best
destinations in all of Canada!

Lord of the Flies
Salmon Fishing in New Brunswick is an angler's dream for Sebastian Hope
- but only after he masters the idiosyncratic vernacular of the local flies.

The Miraculous Miramichi
- John Baily, Hardy & Greys Ltd., England - January 2011

Atlantic Salmon Highway - The Miramichi
- North American Fly-Fishing Forum - April 2010

Fishing Journalists visit Miramichi
- May 2007 Times Transcript

The Miracle Called The Miramichi
- Woods & Waters USA Magazine - June 2006

"The Miramichi River
- A Young Boy's Dream Comes True for Old Boy!"

- Woods & Waters USA Magazine - June 2005

Salmon angling paradise north of the border
- Fosterís Sunday Citizen, May 2004


( Articles, Slide Shows, and Blogs about the Miramich )

NEW! NB Tourism Video Gary Colford - The Ultimate Guide

Visit our video Discover the Miramichi - Country Haven Lodge

Visit our video "GET REEL" TV Series - with Peter & Courtney
- Peter & Courtney fishing the Miramichi River at Country Haven Lodge in 2009

Check out our video "GET REEL" TV Series - with Peter & Courtney
- Peter & Courtney again fishing the Miramichi River at Country Haven Lodge - July 2011

Check out our video "Hookin' Up" TV Series - with Mariko Izumi
- Mariko along with Country Haven guides Tyler & Gary fish the Miramichi River

Atlantic Salmon Fishing Giv-er on the River - July 2010

Miramichi Salmon Association, 64th Annual Boston Dinner
Saturday February 3d 2018

The Boston Dinner Committee wishes to announce that the Miramichi Salmon Association's Annual Dinner and Symposium will be held on Saturday, February 3d 2018. It will be held, once again, at the Marriott Hotel in Burlington, MA. This is a great opportunity for a mid-winter break to support the Miramichi Salmon association while having a fantastic time. Contact your family and friends and arrange a special weekend for this distinctive opportunity to get together in a great setting, with many interesting activities to keep everyone involved and having fun.

In Canada, contact Nola Chiasson at the MSA office: (506) 622-4000 or
In the US, call the MSA office: (781) 397-8870 or e-mail

2018 NSPA Annual Dinner - March 22nd, Miramichi Rodd HOtel, Tel: (506) 622-4000

2018 Miramichi Ice Breaker Dinner - Date TBA. Woodsmen's Museum, Boisetown

2018 Freeman Dunnet Dinner - Date TBA, Crown Plaza, Moncton

2018 Fredericton Dinner - Date TBA, Fredericton Inn

For more information on any of these Dinners, please contact Jo Ann Linton at

Atlantic Salmon Federation - The Atlantic Salmon Federation ( ASF) is an International Non-Profit Organization that promotes the conservation and wise management of the Atlantic Salmon

ASF 2018 Events
  • - Charlottetown, PEI ~ TBA
  • - Freeport, ME ~ Saturday April 7th 2018 ~ Harraseekett Inn, Freeport ME
  • - Moncton, NB ~ Saturday March 24th, 2018 ~Delta Beausejour
  • - Halifax, NS ~ Thursday April 5 2018 ~ Casino Nova Scotia
  • - Toronto, ON ~ May 2nd 2018, King Edward, Sovereign Ballroom
  • - Montreal, PQ ~ April 25th 2018 ~ Club Saint-James
  • - Fredericton, NB ~ April 11th 2018 ~ Fredericton Inn
  • - Boston, MA ~ Date TBA ~ The Country Club

We would like to say "Thanks" to everyone who visited us or followed our river report throughout this past season and we hope that you will continue to follow it again next year. We would also like to take the opportunity, on behalf of everyone here at Country Haven, to wish you all the very best for the coming year in 2018.

Once again, this year we are pleased to be offering our popular Gift Certificate Special

Looking for a gift that is a "little different" for that "special" angler you know??
Then consider a Fishing Adventure gift Certificate - 3 different packages to choose from.
#1 - Miramichi fishing and canoeing combo Day adventure package.
#2 - 3 days & 4 nights all-inclusive package
#3 - 5 days & 6 nights all inclusive package
Call Today for more details

2018 SUMMER Father & Son/Daughter SPECIAL...
Ask about our "Father & Son/Daughter" Gift Certificates
( 10% discount on Father & Son/Daughter" Certificates )
GREAT for birthdays, graduations, special occasions or just to 'bond'...


At Country Haven we are very fortunate to have approximately 80% of returning guests each year. We are also very thankful to be represented by these fine exhibitors at Sportsmen Shows around the world. They have all fished with us and know firsthand about the quality of service Country Haven Offers. So stop by and say "Hi" and pick up a Country Haven Miramichi Brochure.


January 26th - 28th - The 2018 Fly Fishing Show East - (NEW LOCATION) Edison NJ, at the New Jersey Convention & Exhibition Center
We will be represented at this Show by Tight Lines Fly Fishing Inc. and East Coast Spey, Parsippany NJ. Andrew May, Jody Plonski and Jorge Posada are all familiar with the Miramichi River and our Operation and will also be holding their 8th annual Spey casting Clinic with us here at Country Haven from September 30th - October 6th. Web site:


January 19th - 21st - The Fly Fishing Show East - Marlborough MA, - Royal Plaza, 1st Booth (A11) on right after entering.
January 26th - 28th - The Fly Fishing Show East - Edison NJ.
February 17th, - Bear's Den 20th Annual Fly Fishing show, 11:00am - 6:00pm (Free entry)
We will be Represented at both These Shows by Bears Den Fly Fishing Co.. from Taunton, MA., Owner Scott Wessels has fished with us in the past. Stop by and pick up a Country Haven Brochure and have a look at all the Great fishing Equipment that will be on display. Their web site is at:


Paul Carleton and Tom Fabisak have been fishing with and representing us now for 13 years and know our operation very well. They will be happy to answer any questions you might have about fishing on the Miramichi. The Affordable Adventure Group will again be fishing with us this year (dates TBA.).

2018 Show Schedule

  • January 6th & 7th - Rockingham Fishing & Hunting Expo, Radisson Conference Center, Manchester, NH
    ( Visit our booth and find out how to win a free All-Inclusive fishing vacation on the Miramichi )

  • January 20th - Guides & Outfitters Day, Bass Pro Shop, 2 Commerce Dr., Hooksett, NH
    ( Visit our booth and find out how to win a free All-Inclusive fishing vacation on the Miramichi )

  • February 23d - 25th - Springfield Sportsman's Show, (Eastern States Exposition) , Big "E" Fairgrounds, Springfield, MA
    ( Visit our booth and find out how to win a free All-Inclusive fishing vacation on the Miramichi )

  • April 7th - Trinity Sportsman's Event , Trinity Baptist Church, 80 Clinton St., Concord, NH
    (Visit us there and find out how to win a free All-Inclusive fishing vacation on the Miramichi)
We would like to welcome everyone so drop by our booth and say 'hello'.
Country Haven Lodge Show Representations by:-
P.O. Box 3301
Portsmouth, NH 03802-3301
Tel/Fax (603) 431-8761


Carroll and Lila Ware are very familiar with the Miramichi River,
having fished it a number of times and will be fishing with us again in 2019.
Check out their web site at:

                                - January 19th - 21st 2018 The Fly Fishing Show - Marlboro, MA
                                - January 26th - 28th 2018 The Fly Fishing Show - Somerset Edison, NJ
                                - March 16th - 18th 2018 Orono Sportsman's Show - U. Maine, Orono ME
                                - March 24th & 25th 2018 Presque Isle Sportsman's Show
                                - March 30th - April 1st 2018 Maine State Sportsman's Show, Augusta, ME


February 10th & 11th 2018 - Brian Warrington who fishes with us each year will be repesenting as at the British Fly Fair held in Stafford. He will be demonstrating and be at the AAPGAI stand on both days. He will also be demonstrating at the Prince Albert Fishing Club open day on the river Ribble at Ribchester in Lancashire (Date TBA). Brian knows much about the Miramichi River and will be happy to answer any questions about Country Haven and the Miramichi.

July 27th - 29th 2018 - Once again, we will be Represented at the CLA Game Fair, Ragley Hall, Warwickshire by our UK booking agent

Brian Warrington will happily answer any of you questions about fishing for Atlantic Salmon on the Miramichi.

Additional shows:
We will be represented at these shows by Bryan Martin from the Devon Fishing Club. Bryan fishes with us each year and knows our operation as well as anyone in the UK. Bryan will be providing casting lessons at all these Shows and can be reached at 0 775 935 2194 or

- South West Fly Fair, February 24th 2018 Roadford Lake, Devon, (Salmon and Trout Association).
- Devon Country Show, May 17 - 18th 2018, WestPoint Exhibition Center, Exeter
- The Mid Devon Show, July 28th 2018, Knighthayes, Tiverton, Devon
- The CLA Game Fair, July 27 - 29th 2018, Ragley Hall, Warwickshire
- North Devon Show, August 1st 2018 Umberleigh, Umberleigh Barton Farm on the A377

we would like to thank all those people who stopped by our booth at any of
the 2017 shows and we look forward to seeing you again this year.

Country Haven Lodge
601 Route #118
Gray Rapids, NB, Canada
E9B 1G9
Toll Free: (877)-Fly-Hook (359-4665) * Fax: (506)-843-9010

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