Hatchery Tours opening to the public starting July 3rd!

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


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River Cam

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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 June 25, 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 June 25, 2024. Please note that the 32 salmon pools on the Miramichi River system, that closed on June 20, 2024, will remain closed to angling for all species of…


Closed Fishing on Miramichi River starting at 11am until 6am, Starting June 22, 2024

Please be informed that according to the warm water protocol in place for the Miramichi River, starting tomorrow June 22, 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…