Lake Ontario Fish Species

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Common Lake Ontario Fish Species Questions


How many species of fish are in Lake Ontario?

Lake Ontario is home to over 122 species of fish, offering a diverse and exciting fishing experience. Valley of the Shadow Fishing Charters' knowledgeable guides are well-versed in the various fish species inhabiting the lake, ensuring that anglers have a chance to target a wide range of fish and make the most of their fishing trip on Lake Ontario.


What is the biggest fish caught in Lake Ontario?

The biggest fish caught in Lake Ontario is the Chinook salmon, also known as the king salmon. These powerful fish can reach impressive sizes, with the record catch weighing over 47 pounds. Valley of the Shadow Fishing Charters offers anglers the opportunity to target and potentially land these trophy-sized Chinook salmon, providing an exhilarating fishing experience on Lake Ontario.


Does Lake Ontario have fish?

Yes, Lake Ontario is abundant with fish species, making it a prime fishing destination. Valley of the Shadow Fishing Charters takes advantage of the rich fish populations in Lake Ontario, offering anglers the opportunity to catch a wide variety of fish and enjoy a thrilling fishing experience in these fertile waters.


A Valley of the Shadow Fishing Charters Fishing Charter targets the top Lake Ontario Fish species including Coho Salmon, Chinook Salmon, Brown Trout, Brook Trout, Rainbow Trout . We primarily Fish the Lake Ontario, Bristol, Rochester, Upstate New York.