Captain
Roger Gendron

Member since December 2016 Westport, United States
Background
Captain Roger Gendron is a knowledgeable local angler with over 30 years of experience guiding the waters of Western Long Island Sound. Being one of the first specialists in fly fishing on the coast of Fairfield County Connecticut, Roger has grown an excellent reputation.
Techniques
We are all about casting. Fly fishing and light tackle fishing, predominately with spinning gear, are the the preferred methods of our clientele. By offering maximum angler participation, we provide our guests the the most rewarding fishing experience possible. Instruction and assistance is always available and we encourage the novice and youngsters to join the fun. Seasoned anglers will truly appreciate casting a variety of flies, baits and lures to attract fish both above and below the surface to deliver a quality encounter with each catch and a memorable day on the water.

Hey, I'm Captain Roger Gendron

Westport, United States
Background
Captain Roger Gendron is a knowledgeable local angler with over 30 years of experience guiding the waters of Western Long Island Sound. Being one of the first specialists in fly fishing on the coast of Fairfield County Connecticut, Roger has grown an excellent reputation.
Techniques
We are all about casting. Fly fishing and light tackle fishing, predominately with spinning gear, are the the preferred methods of our clientele. By offering maximum angler participation, we provide our guests the the most rewarding fishing experience possible. Instruction and assistance is always available and we encourage the novice and youngsters to join the fun. Seasoned anglers will truly appreciate casting a variety of flies, baits and lures to attract fish both above and below the surface to deliver a quality encounter with each catch and a memorable day on the water.

My Charter Listing

Connecticut Island Outfitters

21 reviews
Westport
trips from $450

Fishing Reports

Bass bustin'

June 07, 2019

June is cranking with lots of great striper action on the fly rod. Water temps have crept nicely into the low to mid 60's and small bait schools, such as sand eels, have exploded into clouds of fish food.… Read Full Report →


Striper Invasion

June 01, 2019

Family fishing fun this morning, as brother, sister, father & uncle were sticking Stripers of the surface. Lots of swirls today as Bass bombarted baitfish, offering great sight casting ops. What a great start to June! Read Full Report →


November 5, 2017

November 03, 2017

The first week of November came in like a lamb, but ended in a nasty, and persistent blow from the east that dropped temps about 20 + degrees overnight.  Coupled with a full moon, the tides flooded the shoreline… Read Full Report →


Fairfield County Fishing

June 18, 2017

The fishing has been good all week with transient fish competing with the locals for big bait buffet swimming near shore. Schoolies and the occasional keeper are inhaling flies near shore ​ There are likely two more good weeks… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.67
out of 5 stars from 21 reviews
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6 hr trip with Captain Gendron
Amazing Time with Captain Roger
No, you can't keep that fish.
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Good experience
94%
Friendly captain
94%
Recommend this charter
90%
Appropriate for children
89%
Satisfied with the boat
94%
Catch intended fish
94%
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Thomas C.
Brewster, NY
 5.00
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6 hr trip with Captain Gendron

VERIFIED   September 9, 2020
wonderful experience. Captain Gendron very competent and personable and willing to accommodate and share extensive knowledge...
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Tim G.
East Islip, New York
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Amazing Time with Captain Roger

VERIFIED   September 6, 2020
Captain Roger provided my brothers and I a great experience on the Long Island Sound.  We caught a variety of fish and...
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Robbie M.
Westport, CT
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VERIFIED   August 1, 2020
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Lee S.
Scarsdale, NY
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August fishing trip

VERIFIED   August 29, 2020
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Gina F.
Providence, Rhode Island
 5.00
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Half day trip with Capt. Roger Gendron

VERIFIED   June 1, 2019
Great day, knowledgeable captain, kept us moving when things slowed, kept us on the fish. Caught a lot of stripers, fluke,...
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