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, 63d Annual Boston Dinner
Saturday February 3d 2017

The Boston Dinner Committee wishes to announce that the Miramichi Salmon Association's Annual Dinner and Symposium will be held on Saturday, February 3d 2017. 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

NSPA Annual Dinner - TBA, Miramichi Rodd HOtel, Tel: (506) 622-4000

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

Freeman Dunnet Dinner - Date TBA, Crown Plaza, Moncton

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 2017 Events
  • - Charlottetown, PEI ~ Thursday March 30, 2017 ~ PEI Brewing Company
  • - Freeport, ME ~ Saturday April 1st 2017 ~ Harraseekett Inn, Freeport ME
  • - Moncton, NB ~ Saturday April 1st, 2017 ~Delta Beausejour
  • - Halifax, NS ~ Thursday April 6 2017 ~ Casino Nova Scotia
  • - Toronto, ON ~ April 20th 2017, King Edward, Sovereign Ballroom
  • - Montreal, PQ ~ April 26th 2017 ~ TBA
  • - Fredericton, NB ~ April 12th 2017 ~ Fredericton Inn
  • - Boston, MA ~ May 11th 2017 ~ The Country Club
  • - St. Andrews, NB ~ May 17th 2017 ~ The Algonquin Resort

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 2017.

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

2017 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 27th - 29th - The 2017 Fly Fishing Show East - Somerset NJ, at the Garden State Convention 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 7th annual Spey casting Clinic with us here at Country Haven from October 1st to 7th 2017. Web site:


January 20th - 22nd - The Fly Fishing Show East - Marlborough MA, - Royal Plaza, 1st Booth (A11) on right after entering.
January 27th - 29th - The Fly Fishing Show East - Somerset NJ.
February 25th, - Bear's Den 19th Annual Fly Fishing show, 11:00am - 6:00pm headlining Bob Popovics
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 12 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.).

  • February 24th - 26th - Springfield Sportsman's Show, Big "E" Fairgrounds Springfield, MA

  • February 25th 2017 - 15th Annual Fly Fishing New Hampshire Show, 1199 So. Mammoth Rd, Manchester, NH

    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 2017.
Check out their web site at:

                                - January 20th - 22nd 2017 The Fly Fishing Show - Marlboro, MA
                                - January 27th - 29th 2017 The Fly Fishing Show - Somerset, NJ
                                - March 10th - 12th 2017 Orono Sportsman's Show - U. Maine, Orono ME
                                - March 25th & 26th 2017 Presque Isle Sportsman's Show
                                - March 31st - April 2nd 2017 Maine State Sportsman's Show, Augusta, ME

2017 U.K. SHOWS

February 11th & 12th 2017 - 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 28 - 30th 2017 - Once again, we will be Represented at the CLA Game Fair, Hatfield House in Hertfordshire 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, 25th February 2017 Roadford Lake, Devon, (Salmon and Trout Association).
- Devon Country Show, May 18th - 20th 2017, WestPoint Exhibition Center, Exeter
- The Mid Devon Show, 22nd July 2017, Knighthayes, Tiverton, Devon
- The CLA Game Fair, 28th to 30th July 2017, Hatfield House, Hertfordshire
- North Devon Show, Aug 2nd 2017 Umberleigh, Umberleigh Barton Farm on the A377

we would like to thank all those people who stopped by our booth at any of
the 2016 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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