The Fish & The Lake

Lake Ontario is one of the five Great Lakes and is the 14th largest lake in the world. Biodiveristy thrives on and within it’s shores and it is home to unique ecosystems such as fragile sand dunes. Check out this article here for an update on the increased viability of the Lake and how stocking fish is making Lake Ontario the place to be for sport-fishing!

Lake Ontario Fishing Regulations can be found here.


Fishing Seasons for the following species is May through September:

Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar)

Brown Trout (Salmo trutta)

Chinook Salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha)

Coho Salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch)

Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)

Images from the NYS DEC