ASFI Questions and Answers
A: This is one of the most pleasant times of the year to visit and you can expect highs during the day anywhere from +20 Celsius to +30 Celsius and lows of +10 Celsius to +20 Celsius at night. You should bring a raincoat in case of rain or showers.
A: The Greater Moncton International Airport (code YQM) is the closest airport to fly into.
A: We will provide free, daily transportation services from the host airport to MIramichi City from Thursday June 21, 2018 to Monday June 25, 2018. Additional information including a detailed schedule will be added to the ASFI website closer to the event. You can also rent a car at the airport should you wish to drive to Miramichi.
A: It is approximately 150 kilometres, or 100 miles from The Greater Moncton International Airport to Miramichi City. The drive is very easy and scenic
A: Should you decide to fly into an airport other than The Greater Moncton International Airport, you will have to make your own transportation arrangements to/from Miramichi.
A: The Rodd Miramichi is our host hotel. https://roddvacations.com/hotels/rodd-miramichi-river/This is where the Saturday evening gala banquet will be held. When you call to book your room, please make sure you give them registration code ASFI to get the special rate.
A: Miramichi City is a lovely small city with a population of approximately 25,000 friendly people.
A: English is the primary language spoken. French is also common but you will find people from many countries who live in Miramichi..
A: Yes! Late June is one of the best times of the year to fish for salmon and striped bass in New Brunswick. A number of lodges are listed in the ASFI website.
A: Please contact the lodge you are interested in staying at and they will arrange your transportation needs.
A: You can fish for striped bass directly behind the host hotel or you can fish for salmon within an hour from the host hotel and two hours to the Restigouche.
A: Absolutely! A spousal program is currently being developed. The details of this program will be added to the ASFI website before the end of 2017.