TRAVEL NEWFOUNDLAND Posted Jul 11, 2013 By: wfn Angling on the Edge of North America Welcome to Newfoundland and Labrador Teeming with pristine rivers and record-setting trophies, Newfoundland and Labrador offers some of the best angling on the continent. Whether it’s a trip by boat, wading in our cool, clear waters, or a fly-in to a remote, untouched area, the angling adventure of a lifetime awaits. Wild Atlantic Salmon Here you’ll find 66% of North America’s best Atlantic salmon rivers at your disposal, some with annual runs of up to 40,000 fish. There are nearly 200 known wild Atlantic salmon rivers to choose from, including some of the world’s greatest, like the Humber, Exploits, Gander, and Eagle rivers. Some with fighters weighing up to 30 pounds – just waiting for their next round. Trophy Brook Trout Surrounded by nothing but pristine wilderness, there’s not much more an angler could ask for. Except, perhaps, an abundance of wild and ready brook trout. And that’s exactly what you’ll get in a legendary destination like this. Where 5- to 7-pounders are common, and trophies can weigh a whopping 10 pounds. Maybe that’s why it’s considered the best brook trout angling on the planet. Angling Packages Our world-renowned guides are ready to help you hook the Atlantic salmon or trophy brook trout of your dreams. Choose from a variety of packages ranging from exclusive lodges accessible by helicopter, to women-only fishing trips. Browse exclusive Newfoundland and Labrador angling packages here.