Fishing reel

Eagle River

Species: Salmon

Location: Labrador

Why we chose it

Atlantic salmon; Large numbers of five- to 20-pound-plus salmon

When to fish: The run peaks in first two to three weeks of July.

Where to fish: The lower section, a short boat ride from Sandwich Bay.

Tip: Wet and dry flies such as the Black Silver Tip, Blue Charm and small green bugs.

—Dwight Blackwood & Gord Follett, hosts of the Newfoundland Sportsman Show

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