Finger Lakes/Southern Tier Fishing Report – April 18th, 2014
Trout streams stocked earlier this month include:
Broome County: Chenango Lake, Dudley Creek, Nanticoke Creek, and East Branch Nanticoke Creek
Cayuga County: Fall Creek
Tioga County: East Branch of Owego Creek, Owego Creek, and West Branch of Owego Creek
Tompkins County: Enfield Creek, Virgil Creek, Buttermilk Creek, Salmon Creek, Fall Creek and Sixmile Creek.
Chemung County: Post Creek, Sing Sing Creek, Newtown Creek, Cayuta Creek, and Wyncoop Creek.
Steuben County: Post Creek, Cohocton River, Canisteo River, Bennett Creek, Canaseraga Creek and Meads Creek.
Seneca County: Canoga Creek
Seneca Lake: Anglers fishing the south end were getting yellow perch and trollers were getting a mix of trout and salmon. Many of the streams are high and colored but fishing should improve when they settle down.
Canandaigua Lake: No report.
Keuka Lake: Some anglers were getting out in open water and jigging up some lake trout.
Cayuga, Owasco, and Skaneateles lakes: Many of the streams were high, making fishing difficult.
Susquehanna, Chenango, Tioughnioga and Unadilla rivers: Rivers have been unfishable of late.
Whitney Point Reservoir: No new fishing information to report as the reservoir is up and there was still ice, albeit unsafe now.