Lake Ontario Outdoors

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Adjust Your Lead On Baits and Flies

We had been trolling all morning with standard flasher/fly combinations, and the action had been reasonably fast until about 9 am. The entire fleet was running 8 inch flashers with flies that were trolled 21 inches behind.

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Help Save the Seneca White Deer

With the Army poised to leave some time in 2016 (and this time frame is pretty firm) that will mean the end of maintenance (primarily the fence which is sliced by poachers) and the management of the deer herd which has been happening for nearly 50 years. The owner of the depot, the Seneca County Industrial Development Agency has already stated it wants nothing to do with managing the deer or continuing to maintain the fence. It wants commercial development period.

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Venison Kabobs


Grilled salmon

1 lb. venison steak or roast
1 each – green, red, and yellow pepper
1/2 cup white vinegar
1/2 cup Italian dressing

Serves: 4
Prep Time: 8 min.


  1.  Cut venison into one inch cubes.
  2. Place venison in glass dish and cover with white vinegar.  Let stand two hours.
  3. Pour off vinegar and replace with Italian dressing.  Marinate two hours.
  4. Cut peppers into one inch pieces.
  5. Assemble kabobs on mini metal skewers. (or soak wooden ones in water)
  6. Broil kabobs two minutes on each side

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Latest News

Salmon River Report 10/17

The anglers we spoke with who fished the DSR reported having another very good day with plenty of action. Kevin and I fished the mid section of the DSR for a few hours in the afternoon and we landed a mix of kings and steelhead. By the time we arrived most anglers had gone home for the day, but the few anglers who were still fishing had plenty of action and we saw several fish landed.

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Greater Niagara Fishing Forecast for Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014

As far as the salmon run in the tributaries, there’s been some improvement over last week. A modest increase was realized in 18 Mile Creek and other tribs are starting to see some more fish with the influx of fall weather.

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Orleans fishing hotline 10/15/14

In the movie “Field of Dreams” there is a reoccurring line “Build it and they will come”. I’m not sure what we’ve built but the salmon are again returning to our tributaries within Orleans County in fantastic numbers.

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