This week's fishing news
The St. Lawrence River Walleye Association (SLRWA) will hold its 10th annual Waddington Bass and Walleye Fall Classic on Saturday, Sept. 14.
For team, entry fee, and prize information visit www.stlawrenceriverwalleyeassociation.com.
Fishing hours are from 7 a.m. until 3 p.m., and all boats must be in the water at the Waddington Boat Launch at Whitaker Park by 6:30 a.m.
Cash awards and other prizes will be awarded at JC’s River Run Bar and Grill at 4 p.m.
This week's fishing forecast...
St. Lawrence River
Northern pike hitting at 20 to 30 feet, edge of weed beds, on bigger shiners. For lure try deep-diving X-raps, huskie jerks, and reef runners in black, blue or purple, all with silver.
Salmon staging in trench outside Black River bay, readying for fall spawning run up Black River. Fish are being caught 100 feet down on spindoctors and flies in green, blue or glow chartreuse.
Through Edwards, large population of smallmouth bass, walleye and big pike.
Trout Lake and Sylvia Lake
For this week’s Fishing Report, thanks to angler and FISHCAP coordinator Don Meissner; TNT Tackle in Edwards, and 1000 Islands Bait Shop.
Tuesday, August 23, 2016, Watertown, NY