Recent News & Events

Stay up to date with the latest news and events here on our news and events page.  We will do our best to post updates frequently for events coming up and the latest fishing reports for the county.

Monroe County 2020 Fishing Events

    JUNE 27TH – JULY 26TH


    LOC Derby Leaderboard:

    To register for the LOC derby please visit:


    Monroe County Offshore Classic – Saturday June 27th, 2020CANCELLED

    Location: Port of Rochester

    More information on the Monroe County Offshore Classic Facebook Page

    Contact Matt French at 585-737-9364


    Genesee Charter Boat Association Flea Market – Sunday March 8, 2020  9AM to 2PM.

    Location: Port Authority Bldg. (Ferry Terminal)  2nd floor off 1000 N. River Street at the end of the Genesee River. Free admission.

    Fishing Brochure

    Click below to download the latest version of the Monroe County Fishing Brochure (PDF format).

    Live Interactive Map

    Click below to view the Monroe County live interactive map and explore around the county for your next fishing opportunity.

    Hot Spot Map

    Click below to download the Monroe County Fishing Hot Spot Map (PDF format) to view a wide variety of species to target around the county.

    Get NYS Fishing License Today

    Coming to fish Monroe County or NYS? Be sure to stop into a local tackle shop when you arrive to pick up your fishing license. You can also purchase your license online.

    Know Local Regulations

    Take a moment to review the local fishing regulations. Know what fish are in season and what the legal limits and lengths are. If you have any questions about the regulations or need to report any violations witnessed, please visit the following link to view the appropriate channels for contacting the DEC