Ok, I admit it. I don’t like eating smelts. Yuck. However, it’s fun to fish for them. They are dip netted and jigged, and one of the best locations is the Gaspereau River by the bridge near Reid’s Meats. By this time (April 20th) they’ve been running for a good week Drive by on the incoming time and you’ll see the bank lined with eager fisher-folk of all ages.