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Captain Matt's Fishing Report

2014 | ARCHIVE Here is an archive of fishing reports from Capt. Matt, as posted.
(Posted most recent first)



August 19th

Northeast winds and white caps all day on Lake Ontario today. We made the best of it and landed some really nice fish. Can't forget about the one that got away.
08/08/2014

I had my lake Erie hat on today chasing walleye. We found them out deep and they were "chowing" today. August is a great month for walleye fishing on the Buffalo end of Lake Erie. If you're looking to do some walleye fishing, give me a call. LETS GET THE NET WET... 716-550-0413 text or call.


8/2/2014

The last few days have been a blur. Doubles on Thursday and Friday and one today. The salmon bite on Lake Ontario has been real picky but we put our time in and we got our fish. Below are a few pics from the last 5 trips.

My August days are filling up fast. If you want to get the 'Net Wet", give me a call or text. Some of the best KING SALMON fishing of the year is this month. The fall LOC derby starts August 15 don't miss your chance at a $25,000 grand prize!


7/26/14

KINGS...KINGS...and more KINGS. Fished the derby for a few hours this morning and refined our program for the afternoon. The afternoon was a family fun fishing day. We had a lot of action and the fish were BIG! Our 3 biggest fish were 26 1/2, 25 and 24. We made it home safe and sound thanks to Captain Landon.


7/25/14 Lake Ontario salmon fishing...

What an awesome day of fishing on lake Ontario this Saturday. Steve,Catrina,Randy and George caught a nice mix of fish. We had lake trout, steelhead, brown trout and KING salmon. The morning started out a little slow but as the sun started to come out the fish really turned on. Our best fish were a 25 lb king and a 12 lb brown. To top off the day we had a TRIPPLE on mature kings and landed all three! It's SALMON SEASON call or text to book a trip. 716-550-0413. Lets get the net wet.


July 25

Had another good day on like Ontario today. We have been getting a nice mix if fish...kings,browns and lakers. The fish have been getting bigger every day. We had 26 & 24 lb kings durring the morning trip and a 23 lb king in the afternoon. Saturday and Sunday are derby days. Lets hope the pattern keeps up!


July 23rd
Lake Ontario salmon fishing

Awesome day on lake Ontario today. Weather man called for 10-15 mph out of the south west...by 10:30 it was 15-20 mph out of the north. We were rocking and rolling all day! But this family hung in there and had a great day. The kings were chowing today. Here are some of the pics from today. It's finally time to catch KING SALMON. LETS GET THE NET WET... 716-550-0413 text or call. I have a few good days left.



LAKE ERIE WALLEYE FISHING
LAKE Erie BASS FISHING
NFTA Small boat harbor...Buffalo

June 21,22,23

Had a really busy weekend on lake Erie. Double trips on Sat and Sun. Here are some of the highlights from the weekend and Monday. The smallmouth bass and walleye are being very cooperative along with some other species. While trolling for walleye on Saturday we picked up a 5 1/2 lb smallmouth in the morning and in the afternoon we landed a monster 20 lb catfish and a 10 lb walleye. Sunday morning while bass fishing we caught a 10 lb sheephead.

Lake Erie is full of surprises! Don't WAIT to book your trip...this action won't last forever!


June 5th & 6th

The smallmouth bass fishing on the buffalo end of Lake Erie has been really good this spring. We have been having 50+ fish days every day. Now is the time if you want to go bass fishing.


April 19th

Had a great day with some new friends from Illinois. The north wind was killer today but we caught fish and had a good time.



April 16th, 2014

The action has been very good on the lower Niagara river for steelhead. I still have some prime days left to get in on some action.

April 10th & 11th, 2014

Steelhead fishing on the Lower Niagara river.

The Lower Niagara has been giving up some big fish the last two days. The bite has been a little picky but the best fishing of the season is coming up. The steelhead, lake trout and brown trout fishing will be good on the river and bar through May. Also mid-May is when the Salmon fishing on Lake Ontario starts.

LETS GET THE NET WET!



April 16th, 2014

The action has been very good on the lower Niagara river for steelhead. I still have some prime days left to get in on some action.

April 10th & 11th, 2014

Steelhead fishing on the Lower Niagara river.

The Lower Niagara has been giving up some big fish the last two days. The bite has been a little picky but the best fishing of the season is coming up. The steelhead, lake trout and brown trout fishing will be good on the river and bar through May. Also mid-May is when the Salmon fishing on Lake Ontario starts.

LETS GET THE NET WET!



March 31st, 2014

Had a nice day on the water Monday with Brian and his son. The bar was good in the morning for browns and Lakers. The steelies were a little picky in the river. Managed a few bites but only landed a walleye. I had a GREAT time with these guys can't wait to do it again.



April 6th, 2014

Here are a few bombers from today's trip. Fresh steelies are moving into the river daily. Don't miss your chance at some spring "STEEL"!


LETS GET THE NET WET I only have a few weekend days left in April and May. Don't wait to book your date.



November and December are great months to fish for trout on the Lower Niagara river. Trips start at day break from the boat launch in Historic Lewiston. During the course of the day we will fish the famous Art Park and Devils Hole drifts and you will get to see the Niagara & Ontario power projects that are just up stream from the Lewiston Queenstown bridge. It's an experience you won't want to miss out on! Now is the time if you want to get the NET WET!! Call,text or e-mail me. 716-550-0413

December 8th

The conditions are prime on the river right now. Randy and Ron were up for there annual December fishing trip and as usual Randy had hidden horseshoe!! We had a lot of good fish today including Randy's 14 Lb buck.
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December 7th

After a few weeks of muddy water the river is finally green and fishable again. December is one of the best months to fish the lower Niagara for steelhead. Don't miss your chance to get the NET WET! It was nice to get back on the water for a day of steelhead fishing on the lower Niagara. Jeff & his son Gavin had a great day today. The fish were very cooperative...

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November 8th 2014

Had a great day on the lower Niagara River with "BIG" Al and his dad "no fish after noon". Good steelhead action in the morning and a few Lake trout in the afternoon. Lots of fish in the river right now. Some brown trout are starting to show up also. Just for the record I could have made an extra $100.00 today if I would of taken the bet from dad...we put 4 fish in the boat after noon!!


Niagara River Salmon fishing.
9/18-9/21

The salmon run on the lower Niagara river is underway. The bite has been getting better every day. Here are a few pictures from the last few days. The salmon will only be around for a few more weeks so don't wait to long to book your trip. I only have a few open dates left. Call,text or e-mail to see what days are available. LETS GET THE NET WET (716) 550-0413




Big salmon!!! Plan to catch them with Wet Net Charters on the Niagara River! Read about it at the link below!

Big Salmon!




September 4th. Lake Ontario

The best bite of the year continues. Yesterdays trip was an afternoon trip 2pm-7pm. We had our limit in about 3 1/2 hours. We ended up 12 for 17 on mature king salmon. These are the days we wait for all year! Let's get the net wet.


September 2nd Lake Ontario King Salmon.

Great day on Lake Ontario today. These guys were busy all morning. Landed 12 kings, 1 laker, 1 brown and we were off the water before the storms came through. Our season is a few weeks behind due to the cold winter. The best salmon fishing of year is here now! Lets get the net wet...



Please take a look at the Great Lakes Steelhead Company. I had the pleasure of fishing with Zack Rayno the owner on Thursday. We had a great day. This is the link to his site and his fishing report for the day.    Great Lakes Steelhead Company



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The Lower Niagara is one of the best trout fisheries in the world. Lake Ontario offers the finest fresh water King Salmon fishing available. Lake Erie provides Smallmouth Bass fishing second to none.

WET NET guide service offers twelve months of trophy fishing for a variety of warm and cold water fish. Targeted species are: Rainbow Trout (Steelhead), King Salmon, Lake Trout, Brown Trout, Smallmouth Bass, Walleye. Perch and Coho Salmon.

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  A New York State Freshwater Fishing License is required for adults
(16+ years old).

They can be easily obtained at any Walmart Store in New York State or at
Lewiston Town Hall, Lewiston, NY. (at the 'Red Brick School House').
Ask Captain Matt to help you get yours, when you call to book your fishing charter!

You can also get your licenses online.
For New York State. For the Province of Ontario.
And yes... you may need both!