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Lake Ontario and Hudson River charter boat captain, Capt. Jimmy Samia brings over 40 yrs of fishing experience to the table. A 1979 Cum Laude graduate from the University Of Mass. Amherst majoring in Natural Resource studies gives Capt. Jimmy a unique perspective and background into the great outdoors. With concentrated studies in Fisheries Biology and Wildlife it is no wonder why Capt. Jimmy and Ace Charters is one of the most sought after charters operating today putting his knowledge and education to good use.

Dipsey Diver Wire Frequencies

Dipsey Diver wire frequencies! Do they matter? After giving this a lot of thought, I’ve come to the conclusion that they do. We will discuss this concept in this post. Line Diameter Matters Wire line for dipsey diver applications come in several diameters, pound test, and brand names. We prefer bulk 10,000 foot spools. More […]

Shallow Water King Salmon Fishing

Shallow water king salmon fishing can certainly be a challenge without the right equipment and knowledge while pursuing them. In this post, we will discuss the equipment we use along with some insights to put it all together. So, let’s get started! The Right Equipment Having the right equipment to fish for shallow water kings […]

Trolling Spread Techniques For Lake Ontario

Trolling spread techniques are a must have for successful Lake Ontario fishing on a day to day basis. In this post, we will discuss types of spreads and how to fine tune them to generate more bites during outings. More specifically, we will outline salmon and brown trout trolling techniques. Brown Trout Trolling Spreads Late […]

Best Month For Trophy Brown Trout

We’re are often asked what is the best month for trophy brown trout fishing on Lake Ontario out of Oswego,NY. Year after year, the answer is plain and simple. June, June, June! For over the twenty plus years of Lake Ontario fishing, we have taken more trophy size brown trout during the month of June […]

What Lures to Run on Lake Ontario for Salmon

We are often asked what lures to run on Lake Ontario for salmon out of Oswego,NY.  Our answer is it depends and that’s not meant to be evasive. So what does “it depends” really mean? What does it depend on? What are some of the variables? Lets dive in! Where is The Temperature Before we […]