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Lake George has fantastic fishing for bass, lake trout, brown trout, and landlocked salmon

Lake George is located approximately 50 miles north of Albany, NY. in the Adirondack Mountains. The lake is 32 miles in length, and has a maximum depth of around 200 feet. The lake is 1 to 3 miles wide in places and has close to 200 islands of various sizes. Lake George provides fishing opportunities for the following species of fish. lake trout, landlocked salmon, rainbow trout, northern pike, largemouth, smallmouth bass, and a variety of panfish. At one point Lake George held the NY state record for Landlocked Atlantic Salmon at 19 pounds. But that record is now held by Mike Dandino who caught an Atlantic Salmon of 24 pounds and 15 ounces on April 5, 1997 from Lake Ontario.

Lake George Fishing Charters


No Fish Left Behind Fishing Guide Service Guide Joe Testa
Phone 517-488-3224
Fish from a fully rigged professional Triton multi species boat with a Mercury 225 Pro XS with state of the art electronics and lake mapping software. My trips target smallmouth and largemouth bass on the northern basin of Lake George. I guide out of Silver Bay YMCA of the Adirondacks. I provide all equipment and have a guarantee that if you donít catch fish, you donít pay. I offer 3 hour trips primarily in the morning and evenings, but can accommodate other desires. I update my website almost daily with reports and pictures.


Jeff's Lake GeorgeFishing Charters Guide Jeff Smith
Phone 518-644-3312
Jeff's Charter Fishing Service on Lake George NY. Fish on a nice 26' fully equipped fishing boat,for lake trout/salmon and bass also big pike.Fish with a pro captain Lic.NY Guide since 1980. 2hr/4hr and 6hr trips. Children are always welcome.


Highliner Fishing Charters Captain Justin S. Mahoney
Phone 518-885-3838
The Highliner fishing fleet has been catching lake trout and salmon on beautiful Lake George, NY for 17 years. We are the lake's largest charter fishing fleet with state of the art electronics and tackle. We are able to catch Lake Trout, Atlantic Landlocked Salmon and Bass. Using the ultimate in light line angling and custom Highliner rods, we have created a fishing experience unique to Highliner Charter Fishing. Join us April through October for a great day on the lake. Island camping and fishing adventures are available September and October. Fun for the whole family.


Justy-Joe Sport Fishing Captain Joe Greco
Phone 518 798-0336
We run 2 fully equipped boats a 26 foot Penn Yan and a 25 foot Baha in the legendary North Basin of Lake George. We also have a 2 bed log cabin fishing lodge called The Fish-Tales Inn available at a very affordable rate. We fish for Lake Trout, Salmon and Bass.


E & R Sport Fishing Charters Captain Rob Brileya
Phone 518-747-6987
Charter fishing on Lake George aboard a newly equipped 26 foot Penn Yan for trophy lake trout, landlocked salmon and bass. All fishing bait and tackle is supplied at no extra charge. Captain Rob Brileya has over 25 years of fishing experience on Lake George. We offer full day, half day and evening fishing charters.


Lockhart Charter Fishing Captain Ed Lockhart
Phone 518-668-5253
Lockhart Charter Fishing and Guide Service is located near Lake George village in the Adirondack Mountains of upstate New York. We offer affordable fishing aboard the finest fishing vessel made. Our 26 foot custom Harris "Fisherman" Pontoon boat has over two hundred square ft. of fishing room with a capacity for a dozen people. This customized fishing boat is outfitted with a quiet 115hp Honda four stroke motor along with all the latest electronic fishing equipment and tackle; whether you want to troll for deep water Lake Trout and Salmon or cast around for Bass and Pike, this vessel is like your own private fishing islandOur fishing vessel is inspected yearly by the state of NY and approved for 12 people.


Rod Bender Charters Captain Jeffrey Johnson
Phone 518-668-5657
Light Tackle is our Specialty! Enjoy sportfishing aboard Rod Bender Charters 28 foot Baha Cruisers Sport Fisherman. Fully equipped for a successful day of fishing on the Queen of American Lakes, Lake George, NY. Scotty Downriggers, Big Jon Planers, 2 Fishfinders, GPS, TR1 Autopilot for trolling, Fish307 Light Trolling Rods with 6 & 8 pound test Maxima line. Please visit our website: www.CAPTJJ.com.

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