Author Archives: Captain Randy Lingenfelter

Niagara Falls Fishing and Outdoor Expo

Niagara Falls Fishing and Outdoor Expo

I think Niagara fishing and outdoor expo was a great success. I was there all 3 days and seen a lot of old friends and mete a lot of new ones. I just want to give a shoot out to Trever at Fish Hawk booth and my friend at the Shimano booth Matt also wanted to give my friends over at the Offshore Tackle booth nice to see you Jim. I did attend the Lotsa Salmon School and I think a lot of people got some great information from my new friend Pete Alex of Vision Quest Charters, and Andy Bliss from Cold Steel Charters and my friend Matt from Wet Net Charters boy do they know how to talk LOL but anyway good job to all that was involved.

New Boating LAW

Boating Education New York State requires certain boat operators to have a boating safety certificate. New York and most other states do not require a “license” to operate your personal recreational boat. There are licenses for operating a boat on a professional level such at sightseeing or charter fishing or even commercial work boats such as tug… Continue Reading

Free Fishing Days

June 25-26, 2016, is Free Fishing Weekend in NY. November 11, 2016 has also been designated as a Free Fishing Day. During these days, anyone can fish the fresh or marine waters of NY and no license is required! It the perfect opportunity to introduce someone to the sport of fishing. Continue Reading

Free Fishing Clinics

June is a busy time for free fishing clinics in New York with over 25 scheduled clinics. At free fishing clinics, participants can fish for free; no freshwater fishing license or enrollment in the Recreational Marine Fishing Registry is required. In addition to fishing, participants can learn about fish identification, fishing equipment and techniques, fisheries… Continue Reading