Clubs and Organizations

Consider joining one of the many great clubs, organizations and communities around Monroe County that support the great outdoors.  These clubs can be found both online and in person with many of them meeting on a monthly basis.

Lake Ontario United (LOU)

Empire State Lake Ontario Promotion (Lake Ontario Counties Trout & Salmon derbies)

Flower City Sportsmen–Rochester, NY

Rochester Bassmasters

New York State Bass Federation

Lake Ontario Charter Boat Association

Trout Fishing

North American Fishing Club

American Bass Anglers of Western NY

Lake Ontario Sportfishing

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