Drew Nisbet with Orvis Buffalo shows off a nice inland brown he hooked near the Pa. border with a white conehead zonker.
Bob Rustowicz of Cheektowaga with a dandy Christmas walleye from the Niagara.
Brian Higgins of Cincinnati came back "home" over the Christmas holiday to hit some of the Lake Erie tributaries. He managed to catch a few steelhead. He is with his fishing buddy Peter Roe of East Aurora in one photo (R).
Higgins managed to catch a few steelhead. He is with his fishing buddy Peter Roe of East Aurora.
Jeff Dunn of Newfane took this beauty Hartland buck a week after Thanksgiving. The 9 pointer field dressed at 190 pounds. The rack will score between 135 and 140 inches. It was his biggest buck to date.
The weather was foul but the skies were fowl. Read about it in Bill Hilts Jr.'s outdoors column.
Keegan Walczak of Amherst found some safe ice to catch a few crappies.
Patrick Vinh Truong of Buffalo took a photo of this nice steelhead he caught in the lower Niagara River gorge earlier this week. He caught two steelies in two hours using a white jig fished under a float.
Randy (pictured) and Mike from Tonawanda has some good steelhead action while they were fishing with Capt. Matt Yablonsky of Wet Net Charters.
Randy and Mike )pictured) from Tonawanda has some good steelhead action while they were fishing with Capt. Matt Yablonsky of Wet Net Charters.
Josh Murphy of Appleton took this bomber Niagara County 11-point with crossbow. The deer field dressed out at nearly 200 pounds and will score in the 150s.
Bill Murphy, father of Josh, also managed to take a dandy late-season 11-point from Niagara County, using a muzzleloader to connect last weekend. Like father, like son.
Nick Sagnibene of Adventure Bound on the Fly in Ellicottville caught this brown trout near the Pennsylvania border using an olive and orange dragontail streamer tied up by Drew Nisbet for the trip. Of course, this was before the snows hit in the Southern Tier.
Will Owens of Columbia, S.C., caught his first steelhead in the lower Niagara fishing with Ted Kessler of Rivermaster charters
Connor Cinelli of Grand Island shows off some cottontails.
Julian Montague from Columbia, SC caught this steelhead in the lower Niagara fishing with Ted Kessler of Rivermaster charters
Sean Reisch with a steelhead caught down at Devil's Hole a week before Christmas on a red and white Panther Martin spinner.
Mike Rzucidlo of Niagara Falls caught this Christmas trout in the lower Niagara River.
Capt. Matt Yablonsky shows off a nice steelhead in his "wet net" the day before Christmas. The hot lure was a silver MagLip with a chartreuse lip.
Chris Just with a nice steelhead caught before Christmas on a pink egg sack fishing with his friend Sparky.