Eastern Finger Lakes


The Eastern Finger Lakes offer excellent light tackle fishing opportunities for beginner and experienced anglers. 

Upstate Guide Service Inc. is a licensed and insured professional guide service that has been providing outfitted fly fishing and light tackle fishing trips on Skaneateles Lake, Owasco Lake, Otisco Lake and Cayuga Lake since 2003!

Stillwater fly fishing and light tackle spin fishing is excellent on the Eastern Finger Lakes for trophy-quality rainbow trout, landlocked Atlantic Salmon, lake trout, smallmouth bass, norlunge and panfish. 

All lake fishing is on-board the Grey Ghost 2, an inspected 18 foot Lund Pro Fishing boat outfitted with the latest in modern electronics.  

In addition to lake fishing, trout enthusiasts armed with ultra-light spin fishing or fly fishing gear will find the streams and tributaries of the Eastern Finger Lakes region excellent angling for native and stocked trout, as well as lake-run trout. Upstate Guide Service Inc. guides are expert small stream fly anglers and can provide on the water instruction for beginners and challenging technical fly fishing in remote locales for expert.

Off the water vacationing anglers will find great food, shopping, and hospitality in the lakeside villages. A variety of accommodations are available, from luxury lakeside furnished homes to rustic cottages and remote campsites.

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