Ice Fishing

Upstate New York is home to the most productive ice fishing waters that can be found anywhere in the eastern United States.

A variety of lakes offer exciting fishing opportunities for perch, crappie, walleye, northern pike, muskellunge and trout during the months of late December, January, February and early March.

Ice Fishing continues to grow in popularity with each passing season. It’s a fun wintertime activity that is affordable, challenging and relaxing. 

Upstate Guide Service has over a decade of providing safe and enjoyable outfitted and guided ice fishing trips making us the most experienced licensed ice fishing guide service in Upstate New York!

We work hard to create comfortable and successful ice fishing trips every time out! 

All fishing equipment, heated shelters and hot lunch prepared on the ice included. Families and large groups are welcome.

A variety of lodging is available during winter in Upstate New York.  Rustic and remote lakeside cabins and cottages are available for extended packaged ice fishing adventures in the Finger Lakes, Central New York and the Adirondacks / North Country. 

Please call for more detailed information.