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Your complete source for information on fishing the Salmon River, NY and Eastern Lake Ontario regions

Recent News

Free Ice Fishing Weekend, February 18-19
New York's next free fishing period will be President's Day weekend (February 18-19, 2017). Residents and visitors age 16 and older will be able to fish in New York State without a license. If you have never tried the sport of ice fishing, this is the perfect opportunity to give it a shot.
Lake Erie Steelhead Management Plan Released

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has released the Management Plan for Lake Erie Steelhead for 2016-2025. A copy of the plan can be found here. For the NYSDEC website, click here.
Upper fly fishing section of the Salmon River closed December 1

The upper fly fishing only section of the Salmon River closed on December 1.  The lower fly fishing only section of the Salmon River reopened from its drought-conditions closure on October 21.  For more information, see the Regulations page. 

Conditions Reports on the Salmon River

Fishing reports from Salmon River are available for the the Douglaston Salmon RunSalmon River Sports Shop, Whitakers, Fat Nancy's & All Seasons. You can also view the Salmon River Sports Shop Web Cam of the river. 
Flow of the Salmon River available online

The flow of the Salmon River is available online. To see it click here. We have also added a link to this site on the Weather and Waves page of this site. You can also get the conditions by calling: 1-800-452-1742 and entering code 365123. The USGS gage at Pineville is here.

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