Finger Lakes/Southern Tier Fishing Report – May 3rd, 2013
Among the trout waters stocked of late are:
Chemung County: Eldridge Lake, Park Station Pond, Cayuta Creek, Post Creek, Sing Sing Creek, Wyncoop Creek and Newtown Creek.
Schuyler County: Cayuta Creek.
Steuben County: Post Creek, Cohocton River, Meads Creek, Bennett Creek, Canaseraga Creek, Canisteo River.
Fishing spoons or flashers and flies down 90 to 100 feet has been working for lake trout.
Anglers trolling stickbaits or spoons near the surface are catching brown trout.
Anglers fishing off the pier were catching yellow perch, bluegills and a few black crappies.
Anglers vertical jigging with plastics in 110 to 160 feet were picking up lakers.
Some bullheads were being taken on the south end.
Skaneateles Anglers getting out in boats were catching some yellow perch on the north end.
Susquehanna, Chenango, Tioughnioga and Unadilla rivers
Rivers were running high and muddy heading into the walleye opener May 4.
Whitney Point Reservoir
Some anglers were starting to get bullheads.