Rip Lips Guide Service
NEW:  Tackle & Fly Shop Retail Location
5 Bridge Street, Kent, CT. 860-927-0090

Guide Service Drift Boat Trips Housatonic River

Drift Boat Trips - Wading Trips - Bass Boat Trips - Full Days - Half Days - Casting Lessons - Fly Fishing - Spin Fishing - Rivers - Lakes - Trout - Bass - Pike - Carp - More!

We are an experienced guide service located in the “Northwest Corner” of Connecticut. Catering to beginner, novice and expert anglers in both fly-fishing and spin fishing.  In addition, we now have a retail location in Kent, CT serving all of your freshwater tackle and fly fishing needs! We have several local guides in our fishing network. If I am booked or you need several guides for a big event, just ask. We will get you going!

Our base river is the beautiful Housatonic, home to Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, Smallmouth and Largemouth Bass, Nothern Pike, Carp and more! We also fish a nearby tailwater called the Farmington River . On the river, we offer drift boat trips on our 16 foot Clackacraft, as well as wading trips. In addition, we offer guide services with our 21-foot Skeeter ZX21 Bass Boat on many nearby lakes and ponds as well as certain sections of the Housatonic River. So whatever type of fishing you are looking for, we are at your service, ready and eager to put you on the fish!