Cold Weather Fishing

Cold Weather Fishing

Baby, it’s cold outside! But that never stops the hardy sort who want to go fishing, even in winter. The Connecticut Lakes are home to lake trout, cusk, and [...]

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Winter Trivia

Winter Trivia

Need some fun facts about winter? Check it out: According to the Guinness World Records, on January 28, 1887, a snowflake 15 inches wide and 8 inches thick fell [...]

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Looking Back, Looking Forward

Looking Back, Looking Forward

Happy New Year! The Roman god Janus crops up a lot this time of year. He’s got two faces: one for looking back at the year gone by, and [...]

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Fly Fishing Show Schedule

Fly Fishing Show Schedule

Fly Fishing-It’s Showtime! A lot of us put away our fishing gear once the snow flies, and spend the long, cold winter nights dreaming about standing in the ice-cold [...]

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Gentlemen (and women)… Start Your Engines!

Gentlemen (and women)… Start Your Engines!

Up here in Pittsburg, it’s not winter, it’s snowmobiling season. Our town is considered the snowmobiling capital of New England once the snow begins to pile up. There are [...]

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Explore the Great North

Explore the Great North The guys from Wild Fly Productions (https://www.wild-fly.com/) came to visit us again this summer and put together this incredible video! Thanks for sharing your talent [...]

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TRUE NORTH VOL. 3 – Fly Fishing the Great North Woods

TRUE NORTH VOL. 3 – Fly Fishing the Great North Woods

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Bike Rentals at Lopstick

Bike Rentals at Lopstick

Many of our guests have asked about bike riding here in the North Country. We’ve made arrangements with our friends at the Spoke ‘n’ Word Bike Shop in nearby [...]

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Come Celebrate Columbus Day Weekend with Lopstick

Come Celebrate Columbus Day Weekend with Lopstick

Columbus Day this year is Monday, Oct. 8. This federal holiday has been celebrated annually since Oct. 12, 1792, when the city of New York decided to recognize and [...]

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Introducing The Pittsburg Chronicles

Introducing The Pittsburg Chronicles

Please check out our guest blogger, Rae Padilla Francoeur. Rae writes about the Pittsburg area and we wanted to share some of her stories and local adventures. ‘THIS IS [...]

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