Tag Archives: Oswego fishing charters

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 […]

2021 Lake Ontario Fishing Report And Review

2021 Lake Ontario fishing report and review along with insights for this year will be discussed in this article/post. The brunt of this this information is derived from our Lake Ontario fishing charters during this period. Most if not all of the insights included are from imperical evidence. There is also some from conjecture! Early […]

Using Rubber Bands for Rigging Coppers and Spoon Rods

Using rubber bands for rigging comes in handy on our charters. More specifically, we use them for lite line spooning as well as some of our copper set-ups. In this post, we will discuss how we effectively use them! We are advocates of using lite lines for our rigger rods when running spoons for both…

Controlling The Drag With Rod Bend

Controlling the drag with rod bend is an often overlooked fish fighting skill. It is a simple technique that once mastered puts the smack down on hard fighting fish. It comes in handy when fighting Lake Ontario brown trout on light tackle. Its almost paramount to use battling surging king salmon. Mechanics of Rod Bend […]