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Greater Niagara Fishing Report for Thursday, May 14, 2015

May 14, 2015 - Fishing continues to be very good out in Lake Ontario off the shores of Niagara County for both salmon and trout. According to Capt. Dan Evans of Wilson, fish can be found in the 60 to 140 foot range from 30 Mile Point to the Niagara Bar.
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Orleans Fishing Hotline 5/13/15

May 13, 2015 - It's hard to believe but there are still an occasional Steelhead being caught around the Archer's Club area but that should be very short lived as those fish migrate back to the waters of Lake Ontario.
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Salmon River Drop-Back Steelhead Report

May 7, 2015 - The best action has been first thing in the morning and late in the day when the bright sun is not on the water. The drop backs are scattered throughout the river and have been holding in the faster water
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May 2015 … Western Long Island Sound

May 4, 2015 - As The Water Heats Up, So Does The Fishing
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Adirondack Spring 2015 Fishing Report

Apr 22, 2015 - Many of the streams are quickly approaching fish-able levels for trout, and most stockings have taken place or will very soon. Remember that there isn't much in the way of hatches yet, so fly fisherman should focus on nymphing and streamer fishing.
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Niagara Fishing Forecast for Thursday, April 16, 2016

Apr 15, 2015 - Things are taking off in Lake Ontario, just in time for the spring fishing derbies. Brown trout are starting to turn on for shoreline trollers using stickbaits in tight to the shoreline, but with the recent wind and weather stick close to the creek outflows to take advantage of the attractive qualities of the warmer waters.
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Orleans Fishing Hotline 4/8/15

Apr 8, 2015 - The near shore waters of Lake Ontario are producing some great Brown trout by utilizing stick baits and flutter spoons off planer boards, on very shallow riggers and just long lining them.
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Niagara Fishing Forecast 5. 27, 2015

Mar 25, 2015 - Water color was good according to boat drifting looking for trout. Steelhead could be found through the river.
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Salmon River Report Late March

Mar 25, 2015 - For the spin guys, bottom bouncing was working better than floats, if you don't mind re-rigging half the time. With the low water the floats may have been spooking the fish. People caught fish with floats, but it seemed less productive.
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Orleans County Fishing 3/18/15

Mar 18, 2015 - Still there are those hardy fishermen that are catching both steelhead and brown trout on the Oak with fresh fish arriving daily.
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Niagara Fishing Report 3/6/15

Mar 5, 2015 - Some favorable conditions are being reported in the Lower Niagara River … finally. If you fish the lower Niagara, you will need to adapt to the clear water with lighter line, smaller hooks and smaller baits.
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Orleans Fishing 2/4/15

Mar 4, 2015 - This is the time of year when both ice fishermen and those who fish what open water there is need to be especially mindful of the conditions surrounding them.
Tributary fishermen need to watch for derbies and ice flows breaking loose and coming down stream.

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Salmon River Report 2/20/15

Feb 20, 2015 - Slush ice was a factor in the mid to lower end of the river and did not clear. The upper end of the river in Altmar has not been getting slush ice and is where most anglers are fishing on a daily basis.
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Greater Niagara Fishing Forecast Feb. 12, 2015

Feb 12, 2015 - They have a contest going on until March 15 so get signed up and start catching! There are two divisions – panfish and pike. Some nice pike were being caught out of Olcott Harbor this past week.
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Adirondack Ice Fishing 2/11/15

Feb 11, 2015 - The ice is here and it is thick but we have reached the halfway mark in terms of our ice season. We have reached that point where in the grips of the bitter cold the fish decide it is time to slow down and become elusive.
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Salmon River Report 2/11/15

Feb 11, 2015 - On Monday we picked up several inches of snow from Winter Storm Marcus, but the highest of snow totals were south of us in the Syracuse area. With cold and snowy conditions, slush ice was a factor in the lower end of the river and did not clear.
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Orleans Fishing Hotline 2/2/14

Feb 4, 2015 - They are ice fishing on Lake Alice, on the Oak by the bridges area, down by the County Marine Park and also by the marina area but no reports of what is being taken.
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Orleans Fishing hotline January 21, 2015

Jan 21, 2015 - There still is open water on the Oak and those who ply their trade are still catching steelhead/rainbow trout and brown trout.
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Orleans Fishing Hotline Jan 14 2015

Jan 15, 2015 - There are the usual areas of the Oak that remain open due to faster moving waters and those area are producing Steelhead/Rainbow trout and also an occasional Brown trout.
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Spoonin’ Mid-Winter Pike

Jan 7, 2015 - But he’s not after two- or three-pound “hammer handles, “slough snakes,” or “snot rockets.” The fish that get Macheledt’s blood pumping can peel 40 yards faster than wide receiver Calvin Johnson.
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