Walleye Wonderland Discovered at this Northern Provincial Park
When I talked to Ontario Parks about doing a photo shoot featuring sport fishing at a northern park, our focus quickly narrowed on Fushimi. My curiosity about Fushimi stems from a walleye tournament I used to fish on a series of adjoining lakes, east ...
Disgraced duck hunting guide pays $5000 fine, will buy ads to apologize
Saiff's Fishing Chartersd has been Lake Ontario's largest private charter operation for more than 30 years, according to his Facebook page. He also owns the Westview Lodge in Henderson Harbor, which features a hotel, restaurant and full service bar.
Ike: It's a smallie smorgasbord
“In the 1990s, it was all about largemouth fishing near Clayton and Alexandria Bay, and then, the gobies invaded Lake Ontario, and the smallmouth fishing got really good in the big lake. But these days this main river right here near Waddington is so ...
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32-pound king caught during tournament highlights hot salmon fishing
Lake Erie: Anglers were taking limit catches of walleye in 24 to 26 feet off Fermi and Stony Point when fishing out towards the Michigan-Ohio line. Most are trolling a crawler harness and bottom bouncer. Perch are beginning to slowly trickle in though ...
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Local fishing: VanDam takes lead at Bassmasters Elite Series in Waddington
“Back when we used to have a lot of tournaments up here, I always fished the lake (Ontario),” said VanDam, who won two events on the St. Lawrence in 1995 and 1999. “I never really fished the river back then. So, every time I come here, I learn a little ...
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Erie area weekend fishing report, July 21-23
Walleye fishing patterns on Lake Erie remain about the same. Fishing is at least fair in the Elk Creek area in depths of 40 feet to 60 feet. Follow that same depth band all across the Pennsylvania shoreline. Fish the deeper edge of that depth band for ...
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Late hatch affecting walleye catch
The Beacon (press release)
Erik Bosley of Eye Hunter Charters out of Channel Grove Marina took his dad, Harold, fishing recently and he caught his biggest walleye ever 28" and 8.5 pounds. Just when we thought the mayfly hatch in Lake Erie was over, thousands of them covered ...
Sturgeon Recovery Endangered On Lake Ontario
Sturgeon recovery efforts take place in various Great Lakes states, including Ohio along the Maumee River. And in other parts of New York, like on the Genesee River, which flows into Lake Ontario at Rochester. Dawn Dittman of the U.S. Geological Survey ...
Steelhead trout highlight upcoming tributary fishing opportunities
The Ohio Division of Wildlife's Lake Erie steelhead trout fishery is maintained by stocking about 400,000 6-to-9-inch Little Manistee River strain steelhead trout in five tributaries (west to east): Vermilion River, Rocky River, Chagrin River, Grand ...
Jackson: Poachers preying on Lake Erie and Illinois lakes
Chicago Daily Herald
I was caught flat-footed when outdoors writer Matt Markey shared his findings with me about a major Lake Erie poaching story. Markey informed me that some Wisconsin officials tried to beat the system in Ohio, where anglers are limited to six walleye ...