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Kensington Hatchery Funding Update

The original budget proposed by the Governor cut the funding needed to run the Kensington Hatchery. This is the only hatchery in the state where Salmon and Seeforellen Brown Trout can be More »


Annual Farmingon River Campout – August 7-9

Fishing, campfires, cookouts and friends. We still have 2 sites avialable  at Austin Hawes Campground in Barkhamsted from Friday, August 7th and checking out on Sunday, August 9th. Sites are reserved on More »

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Campground Cookout – Saturday, August 8th

1 PM TIL ??? – Join our happy campers for some food and fishing at our annual campground cookout at Austin F. Hawes Memorial Campground in Barkhamstead. We provide the burgers and More »


Trout In The Classroom

Trout in the Classroom is a conservation-oriented environmental education program for elementary, middle, and high school students. Through the school year, students raise trout from eggs to fry and then release them More »

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Project Healing Waters

Project Healing Waters is dedicated to the physical and emotional rehabilitation of disabled active military service personnel and veterans through fly fishing and fly tying education and outings.  FVTU is proud and More »