Sign in to your account to find other friends and anglers who are using Fishidy. Next week we'll take a look at the rest of the Mohawk and the opportunities that are available. There is a boat launch in St. Johnsville where you can park the downstream vehicle and take it out. Angler reports indicate that northern pike are increasingly abundant in northern portions of Lake Champlain, including the shallower, weedy areas from Point Au Rouche north to the border with Canada. Perfect for rainy day fishing and those hot Dayan you want to stay out of the sun. Mohawk Masters Single Man Bass Tournament Trail: We are at capacity for the 2020 season. To the west of the Capital Region, the Mohawk comes back together just to the west of St. Johnsville. The minimum size limit is now 40 inches and opening day was moved up to the last Saturday in May. Auries Creek, Tribes Hill, (42.933, -74.315), Bowmans Creek, Sprout Brook, (42.85, -74.677), Brimstone Creek, Sharon Springs (42.847, -74.608), Buttermilk Falls, Carlisle (42.869, -74.451), Canajoharie Creek, Canajoharie (42.909, -74.569), Canajoharie Falls, Canajoharie (42.893, -74.565), Canajoharie Reservoir, Canajoharie (42.926, -74.57), Caroga Creek, Fort Plain (42.965, -74.637), Compaanen Kill, Pattersonville (42.907, -74.101), Danascara Creek, Tribes Hill, (42.936, -74.318), Degraff Creek, Amsterdam (42.921, -74.162), East Canada Creek, Fort Plain (43, -74.743), Flat Creek, Canajoharie (42.895, -74.513), Flitzpatrick Creek, Amsterdam (42.955, -74.233), Fonda Reservoir, Randall (42.939, -74.457), Fort Plains Reservoir, Canajoharie (42.947, -74.609), Harrower Pond, Amsterdam (42.964, -74.167), Irish Creek, Tribes Hill, (42.885, -74.28), Kayaderosseras Creek, Amsterdam (42.956, -74.24), Kellogg Pond, Amsterdam (42.939, -74.178), Kellogg Reservoir, Amsterdam (42.981, -74.179), Knauderack Creek, Randall (42.917, -74.5), Little Bear Swamp, Carlisle (42.801, -74.445), McLachlan Pond, Pattersonville (42.939, -74.112), McQueen Creek, Amsterdam (42.971, -74.248), Mill Creek, Canajoharie (42.974, -74.588), Mother Creek, Fort Plain (42.973, -74.643), Old Fonda Reservoir, Randall (42.952, -74.404), Otsquago Creek, Canajoharie (42.933, -74.618), Palatine Bridge Underground Reservoir, Canajoharie, (42.93, -74.551), Revine Creek, Tribes Hill (42.931, -74.31), Schoharie Creek, Tribes Hill (42.941, -74.293), South Chuctanunda Creek, Amsterdam (42.937, -74.198), Terwilleger Creek, Amsterdam (42.917, -74.153), Timmerman Creek, Fort Plain (42.993, -74.698), Van Wie Creek, Stone Ridge (42.927, -74.424), Wilsey Creek, Esperance (42.824, -74.263), Yatesville Creek, Randall (42.906, -74.458), Youngs Lakes, Esperance (42.867, -74.258), Zimmerman Creek, St. Johnsville (42.99424, -74.68848). Fish moving from nearby stockings in Otisco Lake and the Seneca River have maintained a low level fishery in Onondaga Lake for years, but several stocking of surplus tigers in recent years seemed to have further increased the numbers present. © 2020 Montgomery County Tourism. 100% payback! Perfect for fishing those rainy days or summer days you want to stay out of the sun. A reader recently asked about the fishing opportunities on the Mohawk River, so here's a look at the river from the St. Johnsville area to where it links up with the Hudson. In Region 4, Canadarago Lake is once again stocked with tigers. What kinds of fish? are caught there each summer despite limited survival of stocked fish. It tasted good….forgot to take a picture of the filets Sauteing in butter via a... My last fish of the season :-(. Mohawk River fishing? In Region 7, the south end of Skaneateles Lake, the north end of Cayuga Lake, Madison Reservoir, Oneida Lake, Upper Little York Lake, and Tully Lake offer outstanding fishing for quality size pickerel. Other New York pickerel hotspots include Lake George, Brant Lake, Saratoga Lake and Lake Champlain in Region 5 and Black River in Region 6. Also, northern pike abundance in the lower Mohawk River has increased over the last two decades. Guide Services. About Fishing Reports for Mohawk River near Cohoes A detailed fishing report for the Mohawk River will make the difference between a good fishing here and a bad one. On these waters the minimum size limit is 54 inches and the season opens on the 3rd Saturday of June. The portion of the river that comes tumbling down through there is a great spot to do a drift trip in a canoe or kayak and fish. The stretch of the river from Lock 13 to Lock 16 has abundant carp, perch and bass. © 2020 Fishidy. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including rock bass, pickerel, white bass, drum, catfish, smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, bream/bluegill, striped bass, walleye and northern pike here. Maybe you’re looking for a Fishing Guide or Charter Service for Lake George? Catch rates reported by anglers participating in the Otisco Lake diary cooperator program have been excellent for most of the past decade and 2018 followed suite with good numbers of legal size fish reported. An email address is required to associate with your Fishidy premium subscription. Thank you. 1166 Riverfront CenterAmsterdam, NY 120101-800-743-7337TEL (518) 725-0641FAX (518) 725-0643, Website designed and powered by Shannon-Rose Design. While there have been many fishing trips all across North America from fly-fishing for bonefish in the Florida Keys to landing salmon in Alaska, everyone comes home, and each year I look forward to fishing the Schoharie and on the river. The Susquehanna River downstream of Binghamton was stocked with tigers up until the early 2000s, when a reproducing population of pure muskellunge became firmly established. Fishing-related businesses in Montgomery County: Ross Bait Shop, 271 Manny Corners Rd, Amsterdam, NY 12010 (518) 842-3819, , 30 Canal St, Fort Plain, NY 13339 (518) 993-1010, 4786 State Highway, 30, Amsterdam NY 12010 (518) 843-3232, , 149 Fish and Game Club Road, Canajoharie, NY 13317 (518) 673-2389, Montgomery County NY: Made of Something Stronger. mohawk river The bite is from Lock 7 to Can­ajoharie and Lock 14. Many of the best chain pickerel waters are in the southeastern part of the state (Regions 1 and 3). Fishing... Nate Galimore • May 18, 2017 • Another Region 7 lake to consider for trophy tiger muskie is Onondaga Lake. Mohawk River is a stream located just 1.1 miles from Cohoes, in Saratoga County, in the state of New York, United States. You are trying to access a feature that requires a Fishidy account. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active. Fish in the 40-50 inch size range are commonly landed. It is also important to pick up after yourself when you fish near the locks. Other tributaries and ponds In Montgomery County provide a rich variety of largemouth bass, perch and trout opportunities.