Seneca lake trout derby standings. Bath man lands top prize at National Lake Trout Derby

Final Standings as of Monday May 30th at 1:00 PM

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Connor Cinelli and Jake Spencer were doing very well in front of Beaver Island State Park recently using jerkbaits. Boaters are catching a mix of lake trout, steelhead, silver bass and smallmouth bass. While the shore fishing bite along the Niagara River is slowly starting to dissipate, you can still do well by being in the right place with the right bait. The largest lake trout to win the Lake Trout Derby was 17 pounds, 13 ounces. This is why there are over 50 wineries located around the lake.

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DEC: Lake Ontario anglers seeing record catches of salmon, trout this year

seneca lake trout derby standings

Best boat launch continues to be Olcott at the Town of Newfane Marina. Niagara River Shoreline action has been good to very good for silver bass and trout. Unlike lake trout trolling speed, which is normally 1. We did drop a money fish the last day, uggg. — I'm not a big fan of fishing contests, but at times there are some significant benefits. Set the hook on the second run. For browns, rainbows and salmon the winning temperature is 55-degree water.

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The Fishing Beat (May 24)

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The latitude is nearly the same as the German region where Riesling grapes are grown, creating award winning Finger Lakes Riesling wines. The deep-water colonies of zebra mussels have made ideal spawning grounds for lake trout. The big news this week was with Capt. Shot out to my buddies son who was awesome in teenage division. The Lake Ontario Pro-Am Salmon Tournament was held last weekend and several teams made it look easy as they came in with tournament-limit catches of 12 fish to the scales in Olcott.

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Final Standings as of Monday May 30th at 1:00 PM

seneca lake trout derby standings

Walleye is still good but a bunch of undersized fish reported lately under 15 inches. Where: Seneca Lake is halfway between Rochester and Syracuse. Services: For info on the National Lake Trout Derby, log onto flsor. The west side has more limited access. Smallmouth bass fishing has been producing some real lunkers the past week and the best depth we were was 22 to 28 feet of water with tubes watermelon produced a 7-pound, 4-ounce chunk on Tuesday for Capt.

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Final Standings as of Monday May 30th at 1:00 PM

seneca lake trout derby standings

Every year lake trout are caught that weigh in the double figures. Night bite is still on casting floating Rapalas and other stick baits 3 to 6 inches. Take Exit 42 at Geneva and go south on Route 14. The 30-pound big fish came on a chrome flasher and green fly down 90 feet. At the south end of the lake is the village of Watkins Glen, New York, famed for auto racing and waterfalls. Let's hope all those little landlocks out there make it to that size and it will be a heck of a fishery once again. Stocking has been reduced to a rate of 20,000 yearlings and 40,000 fingerlings annually.

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Bath man lands top prize at National Lake Trout Derby

seneca lake trout derby standings

Thanks Billy That is a beautiful landlock Brett Congrats also for hanging in there. Chautauqua Lake This lake will see a lot of activity with the inland musky opener this weekend. Son made it on the board with a nice 4. Since the rules have been expanded to allow any of the four species to be a winner, three brown trout have taken the top money, including a brown of 17. The maximum depth where the race course is located is 24 feet 7. Let's get Seneca back to where she has been in years past.

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