Thanks Thanks:  0
Likes Likes:  0
Dislikes Dislikes:  0
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Fulton County NY Browns

  1. Default Fulton County NY Browns

    Does anyone know about Brown trout fishing in Fulton County, NY?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    4,019

    Default Re: Fulton County NY Browns

    patriotfly-

    I haven't fished Fulton County--- maybe others will weigh in. In the mean time, here’s a link to NY’s DEC Region 5 Fishing page. (Region 5 is considered NY DEC's "Adirodack/Lake Champlain Region")

    Adirondack/Lake Champlain Fishing - NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation

    If you follow the “fishing spots” link for Fulton County you’ll see some waters for Brown Trout are listed including Canada Lake and Cayadutta, Meco and Timmerman Creeks but i haven't fished any of them. Not sure how those creeks would be in the heat of the summer for trout. If they are spring fed they could be fine, otherwise high water temps (water temps of 69+ degrees) might be a problem for trout survival, but they may fish well for other stuff (bass) even if there aren't many trout.

    You’d also be reasonably close to some better known fisheries like the NY stretch of the Batten Kill in Washington County, Schroon River in Warren County as well as within striking distance of many Essex waters to the north like the West Branch of the Ausable and the Boquet River. These are all also in Region 5 and any of them would be worth exploring if you can travel a bit.

    To the west in Region 6 (considered NY DEC's "North Central NY Region") you also have West Canada Creek in Hamilton County and Oriskany Creek in Oneida County they should not be too far from Fulton county.

    I've fished most of these mentioned above, as well as a few lesser known streams in these areas.

    Good luck!
    Last edited by peregrines; 07-03-2010 at 10:10 PM.
    Mark

Similar Threads

  1. Big Browns And Dry Flies!!
    By Davo in forum Coldwater Fly Fishing
    Replies: 37
    Last Post: 05-10-2012, 10:55 AM
  2. last weeks browns
    By kevspread in forum General Discussion
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 02-13-2010, 09:40 PM
  3. NY Browns
    By mrfzx in forum Coldwater Fly Fishing
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 11-06-2009, 07:40 AM
  4. Browns and Bows
    By FlyRichardFly in forum Coldwater Fly Fishing
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 05-06-2009, 08:35 PM
  5. Streamers for Browns.
    By Pavel in forum General Discussion
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 02-18-2009, 10:25 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •