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Fishing in Lewiston

Lake, River Fishing Trip in Lewiston

Niagara River Fishing Charters

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22 ft 1 - 4 People From $425
Fishing in Pulaski

Lake, River Fishing Trip in Pulaski

Salmon And Trout Fishing

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18 ft 1 - 3 People From $450
Fishing in Oswego

Lake Fishing Trip in Oswego

Trophy Trout And Salmon Trolling

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31 ft 1 - 4 People From $650
Fishing in Pulaski

Lake, River Fishing Trip in Pulaski

Morning/Afternoon Trip (6 Hrs)

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18 ft 1 - 3 People From $400

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Fishing in Pulaski
Fishing in Pulaski
Fishing in Pulaski
trip description for Morning/Afternoon Trip (6 hrs) in Pulaski

Come on a multispecies adventure targeting trophy Pike, Bass, and Bowfin. These trips often have a ton of action with many different species being caught. Most people have heard of the morning bite and that's what you'll be fishing on these trips. The fish have rested and the fish love to feed first thing in the morning. Especially before the sun makes its mid-day peak. Meeting times and places can be coordinated in the days leading up to your trip. Read More

Lake, River Fishing Trip in Pulaski

Morning/Afternoon Trip (6 Hrs)

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18 ft 1 - 3 People From $400
Fishing in Pulaski
Fishing in Pulaski
Fishing in Pulaski
trip description for Salmon and Trout Fishing in Pulaski

We will be targeting trophy-sized Salmon and Trout on the famous Salmon River! You can also use other nearby locations for these trips, depending on how the conditions have been. This is definitely the trip for someone looking for the chance to hook into that once-in-a-lifetime fish. These adventures are one of the most sought-after trips and it is the busiest time of the season! Book today and let's get you hooked up with your trophy. Read More

Lake, River Fishing Trip in Pulaski

Salmon And Trout Fishing

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18 ft 1 - 3 People From $450
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Fishing in Lewiston
Fishing in Lewiston
Fishing in Lewiston
trip description for Niagara River Fishing Charters in Lewiston

Full day trips are 6 hours. Maximum of 4 Clients to a boat. All rods, reels, bait and tackle are included. Clients must bring a valid New York State fishing license, Proper clothing for weather conditions along with rain gear as well as snacks food and drinks. Like half day trips, All clients must sign a waiver before boarding our vessel. For half-day sportfishing trips, Joe recommends bringing your favorite snacks and drinks and for full-day fishing charters, he suggests lunches along with extra snacks and drinks to keep you full and hydrated throughout the day. Joe is on the water year round and loves to fish the transition between warm water and cold water (or vice versa) when the fish get most active. Target fish species include Bass, Walleye, Salmon, Steelhead, Brown Trout and Lake Trout. He provides all his Clients with rods, reels, bait, and tackle but you are more than welcome to bring your own gear if you'd like. Each person aboard will be provided with a type 1 life jacket. There are certain times of the year where a life jacket must be worn at all times aboard our boat, especially in the winter. Coldwater fishing is extremely fun but must be done in a safe manner. You'll be fishing from a 2019 Lund 2175 Pro V Limited powered by a 350 horsepower Mercury Verado L6 Supercharged. The Boat Features a beamwidth of 8 feet 6 inches wide and a length of 21 feet 10 inches long. It's capable of speeds up to 65 mph. Lund Boats and Mercury Outboards have been around forever and are time tested and trusted by expert guides all over the United States The boat offers a comfortable ride--and the interior says it all: Beautiful charcoal bow carpet along with detachable sea deck mats that cover an all vinyl floor. Makes cleaning after some very fishy trips an absolute breeze. Walkthrough windshield provides our clients a break from the wind on colder days. Aft and Bow live wells along with a high-pressure wash down station. 4 Pro Ride limited seats. This rig is spacious and stable in even the roughest of water. A valid New York State fishing license is required for any person aboard our boat participating in fishing charters. Guided fishing trips include most of the fishing equipment you will need but there are some things you will be responsible for bringing. New York State Sportfishing License can be purchased online at. You may also want to consider buying a Canadian fishing license in order to fish both sides of the Niagara River as well as Lake Erie and Lake Ontario. Fishing charters are year-round, Please dress Sportfishing during our cold season can be very rewarding as long as proper fishing equipment and clothing are used. Water and windproof outerwear is a must, wool socks and insulated waterproof boots will aid in keeping your feet warm and dry. Good quality hat and gloves will help heat loss and the gloves will ensure that you don't lose dexterity in your fingers In the event that you decide to keep some of their catch of the day Joe is more than happy to prep and filet them for you. All he asks is that you bring your own Ziploc bags (preferably gallon-sized) and a cooler with ice in it to keep them cold on your ride home. As a part of sportfishing, Joe tries to practice catch and release, however, clients are welcome to keep fish to enjoy, please consider releasing half your daily limit as a way of giving back to our fishery. Joe has a zero-tolerance drug policy on our boat. No drugs including Marijuana will be allowed aboard our vessel. We understand that Marijuana is legal in New York State but we will on multiple occasions be transiting through Canadian water. Possession in Canadian water is not allowed and puts all on board especially the Guide in jeopardy. Alcohol products are allowed in moderation at the Guide's discretion. Any intoxicated individuals will be asked to leave the vessel. Passengers safety is Guide Joe's first priority Read More

Lake, River Fishing Trip in Lewiston

Niagara River Fishing Charters

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22 ft 1 - 4 People From $425
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
trip description for Montauk Inshore Slam - 38’ Bertram in Montauk

Get out on the beautiful waters surrounding Montauk with Captain Al, a local legend and one of the most seasoned charter guides out there! You'll be hunting everything the inshore East Coast has to offer, including Striped Bass, Bluefish, Dorado, Porgy, Flounder, and more. Don't miss this opportunity to go after such a wide range of fighting fish, eating fish, and picture-worthy trophies! Captain Al knows where the best spots are, and how to put you right on top of your target. He has a variety of tools at his disposal, from light tackle for crazy fights to trolling gear to bring in fast-moving pelagic predators. On the day of the trip, you'll head out aboard Captain Al's 38' Bertram, which cruises at up to 34 knots, pushed by two 450hp Cummins 6TCA engines. She's a boat built for great fishing as well as a relaxing and comfortable day on the ocean. Captain Al will bring everything you need to reel in a prize, including rods, reels, tackle, and bait. To maximize your experience, bring polarized sunglasses, proper clothing, a hat, sunscreen, and most importantly, your Fishing License. Get ready to have a blast! Read More

Inshore Fishing Charter in Montauk

Montauk Inshore Slam - 38’ Bertram

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38 ft 1 - 6 People From $850
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
trip description for Canyon Overnight Tuna Trip in Montauk

Get offshore and test your skill, strength, and stamina against monster Tuna on this overnight trip with Captain Al, one of the most experienced captains on the East Coast! This is a seasonal trip laser-focused on finding, fighting, and reeling in one of the Atlantic's , biggest fastest and most impressive fish, the Bluefin Tuna. Of course, there are other many pelagic predators out there as well, including Yellowfin Tuna, Sailfish, and Marlin. Any one of these fish could be a trophy catch, so come prepared for the right of your life! This trip is an overnighter, so you'll step off the dock after dark, then steam for several hours to the fishing grounds, which lie 75-100 miles offshore. You'll be fishing The Canyons, an area whose cold, rich waters attracts hungry Tuna and Billfish all summer. You'll be fishing from Captain Al's 38' Bertram, the ideal vessel for tackling big seas and big fish. It comfortably holds up to six anglers, and comes with everything you need for a perfect trip. Captain AL will also come prepared with all the necessary gear, including top-quality rods and reels, trolling lines and dredges, and most importantly, plenty of expertise for tackling these massive fish. To make the most of the day, make sure to bring the essentials: Polarized Sunglasses, Hat, Weather-Appropriate Clothing, Sunscreen, and a Camera! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Montauk

Canyon Overnight Tuna Trip

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38 ft 1 - 6 People From $7,000
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
trip description for Stripers, Sea Bass & More in Montauk

Get out there on the beautiful waters surrounding Montauk with Captain Chris, an expert guide and longtime professional fisherman who knows the area like the back of his hand. You'll be chasing every species that the inshore/nearshore East Coast has to offer, including Striped Bass, Bluefish, Porgy, Fluke, and more. Don't miss this opportunity to go after such a wide range of fighting fish, eating fish, and picture-worthy trophies! Captain Chris knows some of the best spots, and he'll put you right on top of your target. He has a variety of tools at his disposal, from light tackle for crazy fights to bottom fishing gear for hauling up heavyweights. On the day of the trip, you'll head out aboard Captain Chris' Baja sportfisher, pushed by a 300HP Cummins engine. She's a boat built for great fishing as well as a relaxing and comfortable day on the ocean. Captain Chris will bring everything you need to reel in a prize, including rods, reels, tackle, and bait. To maximize your experience, bring polarized sunglasses, proper clothing, a hat, sunscreen, and most importantly, your Fishing License. Get ready to have a blast! Read More

Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Montauk

Stripers, Sea Bass & More

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1 - 6 People From $750
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
trip description for Senior & Couples Trip in Montauk

Get out there on the beautiful waters surrounding Montauk with Captain Chris, an expert guide and longtime professional fisherman who knows the area like the back of his hand. This trip is meant to be totally relaxing and enjoyable, whether you're an experienced angler or not. You'll have the opportunity to go after a variety of East Coast inshore/nearshore species, including Striped Bass, Bluefish, Porgy, Fluke, and more. Don't miss this opportunity to go after such a wide range of fighting fish, eating fish, and picture-worthy trophies! Captain Chris knows some of the best spots, and he'll put you right on top of your target. He has a variety of tools at his disposal, from light tackle for crazy fights to bottom fishing gear for hauling up heavyweights. On the day of the trip, you'll head out aboard Captain Chris' Baja sportfisher, pushed by a 300HP Cummins engine. She's a boat built for great fishing as well as a fun and comfortable day on the ocean—perfect for couples and seniors. Captain Chris will bring everything you need to reel in a prize, including rods, reels, tackle, and bait. To maximize your experience, bring polarized sunglasses, proper clothing, a hat, sunscreen, and most importantly, your Fishing License. Get ready to have a blast! Read More

Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Montauk

Senior & Couples Trip

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1 - 2 People From $550
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
trip description for Trolling, Jigging, and Bottomfishing in Montauk

Known for being the home port for some of the best sport fishing on the east coast, choose between a 5-hour or 9-hour day trip exploring the prolific inshore and nearshore waters around Montauk NY with a first-rate Captain and Boat in Captain Jim! Captain Jim is here to accommodate your needs on these day trips! He offers a variety of half-day, full-day, and extended full-day trips of inshore and nearshore fishing. The half-day trips are broken into morning and afternoon charters. Morning trips usually depart at 6 am and return to the dock by 11 am. Afternoon trips usually depart at noon and return to the dock by 5 pm. You will be trolling, jigging, or bottom fishing for up to 5 hours targeting Striped Bass, Bluefish, Fluke, Black Sea Bass, Porgies, Black Fish, Cod, and Ling The full-day trips usually depart the dock at 6 am and return at 3 pm. On this trip you will be targeting multiple species by trolling, drifting, jigging, and anchoring depending on the type of fish you would like to catch. This trip is ideal for those wishing to spend a full day on the water for up to 9 hours and looking for more say in what they'd like to target. Generally, the target species are similar to the half-day trips, just chasing larger specimens and more of them! On the day of your trip, you’ll be Stepping aboard Captain Jim’s gorgeous 32’ Topaz Sportfish powered by twin Caterpillar engines pushing 640 HP. Topaz Express boats are notorious for their comfy rides. Being safe on the water is the main priority of Captain Jim. His boat is equipped with an Acr Class 1 Eperb, First Aid Bag, Throw Ring, Lifejackets, and even a Switlik Solas A Life Raft. Not only does he have top-of-the-line safety features but he has all the Mac Daddy electronics such as a colored fish finder, 64-mile radar, chart plotter, spotlights, and one hell of a stereo. The cockpit and cabin were built completely custom with insulated fish boxes, pompanette seats, LED lighting, a teal dinette, a bathroom, and even A/C! All you need to bring is a Montauk saltwater fishing license and your food, drinks, a hat, sunscreen, and polarized sunglasses. Jim will take care of the rest! Read More

Inshore, Nearshore Fishing Charter in Montauk

Trolling, Jigging, And Bottomfishing

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33 ft 1 - 6 People From $800
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
trip description for Offshore Shark and Tuna in Montauk

On this trip, Captain Jim will be motoring you out up to 30 miles offshore and targeting larger species that swim down below. Typical shark species you will find on this adventure include Mako, Thresher, and Blue Sharks. Typically the tuna species will include Bluefin, Bonita, False Albacore, and Yellowfin. If you are lucky, you can encounter White Marlin and Mahi Mahi too! This trip is usually up to 10 hours. Step aboard Captain Jim’s gorgeous 32’ Topaz Sportfish powered by twin Caterpillar engines pushing 640 HP. Topaz Express boats are notorious for their comfy rides. Being safe on the water is the main priority of Captain Jim. His boat is equipped with an Acr Class 1 Eperb, First Aid Bag, Throw Ring, Lifejackets, and even a Switlik Solas A Life Raft. Not only does he have top-of-the-line safety features but he has all the Mac Daddy electronics such as a colored fish finder, 64-mile radar, chart plotter, spotlights, and one hell of a stereo. The cockpit and cabin were built completely custom with insulated fish boxes, pompanette seats, LED lighting, a teal dinette, a bathroom, and even A/C! All you need to bring is a Montauk saltwater fishing license and your food, drinks, a hat, sunscreen, and polarized sunglasses. Jim will take care of the rest! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Montauk

Offshore Shark And Tuna

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33 ft 1 - 6 People From $1,700
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
trip description for Extended Offshore Tuna in Montauk

If you're ready to get some serious fishing done, Captain Jim doesn't mess around on these 14 hr Tuna trips! You'll be ripping it out 40 to 70 miles offshore targeting Bluefin and Yellowfin tuna, and don't be surprised if you encounter White Marlin, Mahi Mahi, and other pelagic species pelagic species along the way. This trip consists of mostly trolling by dropping the outriggers and putting out a spread of 9 to 11 rods. You will be using top-of-the-line gear, artificial lures, and hand-rigged bait. The average time of this trip is up to 14 hours and departure times will vary. Step aboard Captain Jim’s gorgeous 32’ Topaz Sportfish powered by twin Caterpillar engines pushing 640 HP. Topaz Express boats are notorious for their comfy rides. Being safe on the water is the main priority of Captain Jim. His boat is equipped with an Acr Class 1 Eperb, First Aid Bag, Throw Ring, Lifejackets, and even a Switlik Solas A Life Raft. Not only does he have top-of-the-line safety features but he has all the Mac Daddy electronics such as a colored fish finder, 64-mile radar, chart plotter, spotlights, and one hell of a stereo. The cockpit and cabin were built completely custom with insulated fish boxes, pompanette seats, LED lighting, a teal dinette, a bathroom, and even A/C! All you need to bring for the epic adventures is a Montauk saltwater fishing license and your own food, drinks, a hat, sunscreen, and polarized sunglasses. Jim will take care of the rest to ensure your trip of a lifetime! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Montauk

Extended Offshore Tuna

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33 ft 1 - 6 People From $2,800
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
Fishing in Montauk
trip description for Overnight Canyon Trip in Montauk

If you are adventurous, this is the trip you have been waiting for! Montauk, located at the very tip of the South Fork peninsula of Long Island, is New York's largest commercial fishing harbor! It is known for being the home port for some of the best sport fishing on the east coast. Are you looking for some premier fishing, stunning views, and exciting adventures? You won’t regret fishing in Montauk with the immaculate service that Captain Jim provides. ​​Overnight canyon trips are the ultimate fishing experience. Traveling offshore to "The Canyons", located approximately 70 miles from Montauk Point, Captain Jim targets a variety of big game fish, including Blue Marlin, Bigeye Tuna, Wahoo, and more! On this trip, Captain Jim trolls during the daylight hours and then switches over to chunking with bait at night. Targeted species include Yellowfin Tuna, Bigeye Tuna, Albacore, Mahi, Swordfish, Wahoo, Blue Marlin, and more. This trip tends to typically fall around 28 to 30 hours. You'll step aboard Captain Jim’s gorgeous 32’ Topaz sportfisher, powered by twin Caterpillar engines pushing 640 HP. Topaz boats are notorious for their comfy rides. Being safe on the water is the main priority of Captain Jim. His boat is equipped with an ACR Class 1 Eperb, First Aid Bag, Throw Ring, Lifejackets, and even a Switlik Solas A Life Raft. Not only does he have top-of-the-line safety features, but he has all the electronics you could want, including a color fish-finder, 64-mile radar, chart plotter, spotlights, and one hell of a stereo. The cockpit and cabin were built completely custom with insulated fish boxes, pompanette seats, LED lighting, a teal dinette, a bathroom, and even A/C! Once you book your excursion, Captain Jim will meet you to get you started on your exciting trip. Full and half-day excursions are available and are inclusive of gas. All you need to bring is a Montauk saltwater fishing license and your own food, drinks, a hat, sunscreen, and polarized sunglasses. Jim will take care of the rest! Read More

Deep Sea Fishing Charter in Montauk

Overnight Canyon Trip

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33 ft 1 - 5 People From $5,000
Fishing in Oswego
Fishing in Oswego
Fishing in Oswego
trip description for Trophy Trout and Salmon Trolling in Oswego

If you've been searching for some action on the water of the Great Lakes, look no further. Captain Jim has 32 years of experience on Lake Ontario chasing Salmon and Trout, and he knows how to get you on a big one! He targets King (Chinook) Salmon, Coho Salmon, and various species of Trout. Make sure you bring your A-game, because these fish love to put up a fight and will give you a run for your money. Captain Jim will take you out on his 31' Baha Cruiser, a perfect boat for fishing the Great Lakes. His two 350-HP Volvo Penta engines will take you anywhere the fish might be on the lake, and with his GPS and fishfinder, you're bound to get some huge bites! With an air conditioned cabin, restroom, bed, and kitchen, you're sure to stay comfortable for your entire trip. When it comes to tackle, Jim will supply you with the latest equipment from Shimano, Ugly Stik, and Shakespeare. Once you bag your fish for the day, Jim will fillet them up for you so you can take them home to enjoy with friends and family. All you need to bring along with you is any food or drinks your party may want while on the water and a valid fishing license and you'll be ready to reel in the record setters! Read More

Lake Fishing Trip in Oswego

Trophy Trout And Salmon Trolling

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31 ft 1 - 4 People From $650

Everything to Know About Booking a fishing trip in New York

What are the best chinook salmon fishing trips in New York?

Our Damn Good Guides currently offer 4 chinook salmon trips in New York, and the most popular trips in the area are Niagara River Fishing Charters guided by Joseph, Salmon and Trout Fishing guided by Ryan, and Trophy Trout and Salmon Trolling guided by Jim.

Our guides in New York are rated a 5 out of 5 based on 2694 verified reviews on Captain Experiences.

All guides on Captain Experiences are licensed, insured, and vetted by our team. You can access their reviews, click through trip photos, read bios to get to know them, and preview trip details like species, techniques, group sizes, boat specs and more.

The most popular cities to book a Chinook Salmon charter in New York are Pulaski, Lewiston and Oswego.

Looking for kid friendly chinook salmon guides / fishing lessons in New York? Check out our beginner and family friendly chinook salmon guides in New York.

What types of chinook salmon fishing trips are common in New York?

Lake fishing is the most popular for chinook salmon in New York as well as river fishing.

The most common fishing techniques in New York are trolling, light tackle fishing, and fly fishing but jigging and bottom fishing are popular as well.

How much does a New York chinook salmon fishing trip cost?

for chinook salmon in New York prices can range anywhere from about $420 to $710, but the average price for a full day trip for chinook salmon in New York is $561.

What month is best for chinook salmon fishing in New York?

The most popular season for chinook salmon fishing in New York is spring, and most anglers book their trips 114 days in advance.

Do I need a New York fishing license for chinook salmon and what are the bag limits for chinook salmon in New York?

See here for more information on fishing licenses in New York, bag limits for target species, and fishing season regulations in New York. When in doubt, your fishing guide will always know the right rules and regulations in New York.

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