Skip to main content

Salmon River and Lake Ontario Report

published 09 September 2014

This afternoon showed some signs of improvement with Salmon starting to show up in the estuary in small but noticeable numbers, 20 here, 50 there kind of groups. A small number of fish are being landed daily with most of those coming from the lower river. The water flow is at 350 CFS until midnight Wednesday 9/10, and the water temperature is 66 degrees. Cooler temperatures and rain over the weekend should move a few more fish into the river and hopefully get the river season into full swing. The river is a 2 on our scale.

  The Lake Ontario fishing is excellent and you still have time for a few more weekends out there as long as the weather holds. The Lake is a 5 on our scale.

Waders for Sale

FREE SHIPPING
for Orders over $75

Shop Waders
fishing apparel

FREE SHIPPING
for Orders over $75

Shop Apparel
gift cards

Buy Gift Certificates here!

Shop Now
closeouts

Hurry while supplies last!

Shop Closeouts
Waterline

FlowCast© Report for the Salmon River at Brookfield Renewable Power's Lighthouse Hill Dam, Altmar, NY.

See Report

Fat Nancy's Fishing Scale & River Report

Visit often to see our River Reports of the day’s fishing conditions, expert tips, water level, temperature, and our own Fishing Scale rating system to know what kind of action to expect.

View Latest Report