Category: Fishing

Ice Fishing Is Great on Lake George

by Captain Jeff Smith Jeff’s Charter Fishing Ice fishing Lake George is excellent. I have been ice fishing it for many years and have seen many large fish come through a small hole in the ice. There are a few ways to make a fishing hole in the ice. When I was a kid, we … Read More

Fishing is Great on this Lake

by Capt. Jeff Smith Jeff’s Charter Fishing Hi, just want to start off by saying how much I truly love Lake George and the mountains that surround it. I just rolled into my fifties and have been fishing the lake since I was three. The fishing has always been excellent most of the time, unless a cold … Read More

From Jeff Goldberg of

By Jeff Goldberg Fishing Tackle Superstore Over the last 2 decades, I have learned a thing or 2 about fishing and fishing tackle. Every year there are lots of new gadgets, improved widgets and things to make the anglers life more productive. My observations tell me that the technical part of the process, rods, reels … Read More

Ice Eaters

by Jeff Goldberg This article is about an area that has become a passion of mine. I have had contact in and around the body of water known as Lake George all of my 50 years. There have been many changes, some good, and some not so much. This article is about an area … Read More

Ice Fishing

There they are scattered across the frozen surface of a lake or pond either hunched against the chilling winds or secluded comfortably in a heated shanty. All of them are waiting to “make a strike.” These are the “icers” who have come to test their mettle at ice fishing. It is especially important to dress … Read More

Charter Fishing on Lake George

by Jeff Goldberg (1996) Peace Pipe Fishing Outfitters The main objective of fishing is to relax and have fun. Charter fishing should enable anglers of all skills-from beginner to expert- to learn more about fishing and learn more about the particular body of water they are fishing on. Lake George, known as the Queen of … Read More

Fishing Lake George 2

by Captain Jeffrey M. Russell Highliner Charter Fishing I’ve been fishing Lake George over 1000 hours a year, more than enough time to know exactly what’s going on with the lake’s fishery. I can tell you first hand that this summer will yield some of the best fishing you’ve ever seen. For the first time … Read More

Fly Fishing

by Jeff Goldberg (1999) Peace Pipe Fishing Outfitters & Fly Fishing Outfitters The Adirondacks, with their incredible mountains, streams, lakes, and rivers, hold unrivaled fishing opportunities. Some neighboring bodies of water include Lake George, Brant Lake, Trout Lake, Friends Lake, Loon Lake, Glen Lake, Schroon Lake, Garnet Lake, Jabe Pond, Twin Siamese Ponds, Thirteenth Lake, … Read More

Catch Me if You Can!

By Captain Jeff Russell (2003) Highliner Charter Fishing Catch me if you can! Lake Trout, Atlantic Landlock Salmon, Small and Large Mouth Bass, Northern Pike, Pickerel, Crappies, Perch, and Sunfish are all found in beautiful Lake George. All the action is in Lake George! With its scenic mountains and crystal clear blue waters, Lake George … Read More

Cooperating on Lake George

by Jeff Goldberg “Lake George is, without comparison, the most beautiful water I ever saw; formed by a contour of mountains into a basin thirty-five miles long, and from two to four miles broad, finely interspersed with islands, its water limpid as crystal and the mountain sides covered with rich groves of thuja, silver … Read More