Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Niagara River Steelhead – Fishing on VERSUS

August 22, 2010 by  
Filed under The Pursuit Channel - This Week

steelheadThis week Bob travels to Lewiston, New York to fish the Niagara River with guide Frank Campbell of the Niagara Charter Service.  We’ve got a lot of steelhead fishing along the beautiful Niagara River.
The Niagara River flows north from Lake Erie to Lake Ontario. It forms part of the border between the Province of Ontario in Canada and New York State in the United States. There are differing theories as to the origin of the name of the river. According to Iroquoian scholar Bruce Trigger, “Niagara” is derived from the name given to a branch of the locally residing native Neutral Confederacy, who are described as being called the “Niagagarega” people on several late 17th century French maps of the area. The Niagara River also features two large islands and numerous smaller islands. Grand Island and Navy Island, the two largest islands, are on the American and Canadian sides of the river. Goat Island and the tiny Luna Island split Niagara Falls into its three sections, the Horseshoe, Bridal Veil, and American Falls. Squaw Island lies further upstream, alongside the city of Buffalo. [source]

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  1. Hi,
    I watched your show this morning, on steelhead fishing on the niagara river, and when I go to the web site that was given,(niagaracharter.com) a whole bunch of choices pop up, and if you go to niagaracharter from that page, it tells you it’s infected and not to go there???????????? Did I enter it wrong???? Please send reply to gary@fidalgo.net or you can call me at 360-855-2228. Thank You,Gary

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