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 Offshore Classic and LOC Derby Dates

    May 2017 News

    Monroe County Offshore Classic

    The Monroe County Offshore Classic is a one day salmon and trout tournament held out of the Genesee River and Irondequoit Bay on July 1st, 2017. For more information or to register please visit the derby’s website at:

    April 2017 News

    LOC Derby

    The LOC Derby will be held on the following dates in 2017: Spring Derby on May 5th – 14th, Summer Derby on June 30th – July 30th and Fall Derby on August 18th – September 4th. For more information and to see the leaderboard please visit



    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