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Hatchery Tours are now open to the public!

Enter the Brian Smith Memorial Photo Contest by submitting your photos today!


Our 2024 Fry Stocking program is now complete on the Miramichi River! 


If you notice any suspicious activity, please call DFO’s 24-hour reporting line at

River Cam

View our live River Cam video feed from Bullock’s Lodge in Boiestown, New Brunswick.

Public Pools

We maintain a list of known and accessible public pools with maps and directions.

The Leaper

Our monthly newsletter keeps our supporters informed on everything happening with the MSA.


Notice: Miramichi River System previously closed, reopening July 24, 2024. Cold Water Pools remain closed.

Please be advised that the Miramichi River system that was previously closed (starting at 11:00 a.m. until 6:00 a.m. the next morning) is reopening tomorrow July 24, 2024. Please note that the 29 salmon pools on the Miramichi River system, that closed on July 4, 2024, will remain closed to angling for all species of…


Closed Fishing on Miramichi River starting at 11am until 6am, Starting July 11, 2024

Please be informed that according to the warm water protocol in place for the Miramichi River, starting tomorrow July 11, 2024, recreational angling for all species of fish will be closed starting at 11:00 a.m. and until 6:00 a.m. the next morning, every day, due to poor water conditions. This fishing restriction will remain until…