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Looking for that trophy fish? Or how about the picturesque mountain backdrop with a winding river to cast your line out into? Not only do our more than 2,000 rivers and lakes offer some of the East Coast’s best scenery, they are loaded with fish. Some of the most sought after species call the Adirondacks home, so what are you waiting for? Once you’ve experienced fishing here you'll be hooked.

Ausable River (West Branch)

Lake Placid – Ausable Forks

A trout seekers dream location. This winding section of the river not only has the towering High Peaks as a backdrop, but the riffles and rapids throughout this span are home to some of the best honey holes on the East Coast.

A trout seekers dream location. This winding section of the river not only has the towering High Peaks as a backdrop, but the riffles and rapids throughout this span are home to some of the best honey holes on the East Coast. Catch and release or catch and cook your own dinner.

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Great Sacandaga Lake

Mayfield - Conklingville

Trying to catch one of New York States most sought after and valued sportfish? This lake still boasts one of the best natural populations of Walleye in the state, and bragging rights are well earned for those who hook one.

Trying to catch one of New York States most sought after and valued sportfish? This lake still boasts one of the best natural populations of Walleye in the state, and bragging rights are well earned for those who hook one. Let's not forget about the other large trophy fish that inhabit this lake: Northern Pike. With a number of 20 lb. + caught here in recent years, it's become a hotspot for serious anglers.

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Bug Lake

Inlet

A very popular cold water fishing spot - and for a good reason. In addition to the large Lake Trout that draw most anglers, Kokanee Salmon also call Bug Lake home.

A very popular cold water fishing spot - and for a good reason. In addition to the large Lake Trout that draw most anglers, Kokanee Salmon also call Bug Lake home. Stocking of Kokanee stopped years ago, but the fish have been naturally reproducing, keeping the population alive and well. Fresh caught Salmon for dinner? Yes please!

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Lake Champlain

Quebec, Canada – Whitehall, NY

Once labeled as a Great Lake, so you can imagine its size is incredible. Champlain is a huge boating mecca that draws a lot of the top anglers from across the country in search of that trophy worthy fish, or just bragging rights.

Once labeled as a Great Lake, so you can imagine its size is incredible. Champlain is a huge boating mecca that draws a lot of the top anglers from across the country in search of that trophy worthy fish, or just bragging rights. Go after the large landlocked Atlantic Salmon and Lake Trout that call Champlain home, but don't forget about the toothy predator that lurks in the shallow weedy water. Chain Pickerel have been caught throughout the lakes shallower areas, making it a hotspot.

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Schroon Lake

Schroon

Launch your boat and go find that perfect cove to fish for the day. Schroon varies in depth, which means a lot of different species live here, not to mention it's stocked annually.

Launch your boat and go find that perfect cove to fish for the day. Schroon varies in depth, which means a lot of different species live here, not to mention it's stocked annually. With a large population of Small and Large Mouth Bass, casting right from the banks or just wading into the shallows gives everyone a great opportunity to reel in a big one.

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Who's The Legend

Pristine lakes, winding rivers, and bragging rights are what you’ll find when you fish in the Adirondack Park. So come tie your fly or attach your lure, pull up your waders or drop your boat, and cast out into the Adirondacks.

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