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Berkshire Rivers Fly Fishing

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Lee, MA 01238-0463
+1 413-446-5147
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Snow in March

I booked a winter trip hoping to learn some winter tricks. Harry took me out in March while it... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2018
kelleymatthew
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Sutton, Massachusetts
Great for beginners

Harry was a great teacher. We started out with a very limited knowledge of fly fishing, and within... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
Bobby B
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Would you like to discover the lush scenery, hidden rivers and tranquility of the Berkshires while fly fishing? Enjoy fly fishing in the fresh highlands of The Berkshires. Take a float trip along a Berkshire river, wade in to fish-rich waters, or improve your skills with a casting lesson.
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

I booked a winter trip hoping to learn some winter tricks. Harry took me out in March while it snowed non-stop the entire float. We netted several browns and had a few more show interest. I have been fly fishing for 15+ years (this is...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Harry was a great teacher. We started out with a very limited knowledge of fly fishing, and within 30 minutes Harry had us out actively chasing fish. Harry was very polite, and definitely knew his stuff, as he took us to a bunch of great...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2017

Harry and another guide took me, a friend, and our teenage sons out for a day of fishing. Reels, rods, waders and excellent knowledge of the good fishing spots were all supplied. We had a terrific time and we all caught fish. This will definitely...More

Thank Lloyd C
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

My daughter and I spent half a day with Harry and it was a wonderful experience. He spent time helping us get our technique up to speed and we were soon on the fish.....at least my daughter was. She hit a lot of fish. Highly...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Great day on the Housitonic! Harry gave me fantastic instruction. His apprentice Jason was equally great! Definitely my goto guide. My casting was improved and Harry had me nymphing like a pro. I highly recommend a day on the water with them.

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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Last Summer I spent a morning on the river, wading, with Harry and learned a ton (and had a great time). He's a great teacher, and a talented fisherman, but an equally great guy. Just a very chill and lovely person with whom to spend...More

Thank T M
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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Saw some of Harry's pictures on Instagram and decided I might go out and do some pike fishing locally. I was genuinely nervous since my fly fishing skills weren't very advanced. From the moment we kicked off shore on a high end float boat, Harry...More

1  Thank Pouchard48
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

I spent a full day on the with the Harry and Chris. It was a pre-wedding trip designed to get my brothers out on the river and experience fly-fishing. It was also a first time for me, fishing locally in Lee. I can't say enough...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a guide who can put you on the fish, give you a new technique to work on or a thought as to your approach, there is no harder working man, better person & teacher then Harry! He is dialed in...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2015

I had an absolutely magnificent experience with Harry Desmond/Berkshire Rivers Fly Fishing. Harry was the consummate guide: patient, expert, thoughtful, friendly, a skilled teacher and someone who clearly loves what he does. I had an incredible afternoon fishing and catching trout under his guidance. His...More

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bettyschaf2018
5 June 2018|
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Response from Harry D | Property representative |
HI There, They will not need licenses. Fly fishing is a great activity for young boys. We pride ourselves on being teachers rather than guides. We love having beginners and will make sure they leave with the confidence... More
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samantha p
24 March 2018|
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Response from Harry D | Property representative |
Yes we absolutely can! Would love to get your family out on the water. Please shoot us a call and we would be happy to talk details.
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