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Have some unwanted Fly Rods & Reels in your closet?...... turn them into new stuff. Trade em in!


What Kind of Fly Rods & Reels can I trade in?

We take Name-brand modern fly rods and reels and Classic name-brand Fly Rods & Reels in trade toward New, Non-Sale items in our store.

How to make a trade.

1. Send an e-mail to info@farmingtonriver.com with the brand, model, condition, and if it includes original items such as the box, tube and sock. You can also call 860-379-1952 during business hours to talk about it over the phone.

2. We'll e-mail you our best estimate, but we won't  determine the final value until we actually see the product.

3. If you like the price, ship the product to us. Once we receive it, we we look at it it to ensure that it's in good shape and then give you our valuation. We will then contact you to to finalize the deal. If you do not like the deal we will send your items back to you.

4. We'll e-mail you a gift certificate for the quoted amount.



Our valuations are based on actual sales prices during the last 120 days and our experience in prior sales of similar items.

Trade in gift certificates can not be applied to prior purchases and can only be used on new, non sale items in our store. Trade-ins are for for future purchases only.

All trades are Final. We can not send back trade items once a gift certificate is issued.


Important Shipping Info

 1. Include all contact information including name, e-mail address and phone number when you send in your items.

 2. Remember to insure your package. We are not responsible if it gets lost in the mail.

 3. It will take us a business day to process your trade after it arrives.  We ask that you wait at least 2 days after your tackle has arrived before contacting us as we will be in touch promptly after we examine your equipment.

 Please send all tackle to:

US Mail:
UpCountry Sportfishing
PO Box 70
Pine Meadow Ct. 06061

Or by UPS / FedEx:
UpCountry Sportfishing
352 Main St.
Pine Meadow Ct. 06061



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