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A Beautifully Cold Sunday

Sylvan Beach and Big Bay packed… While the amount of ice in some spots on Oneida Lake is actually shocking it is still imperative that you use caution. There was an ice rescue yesterday on Lewis Point, which is notoriously one of the last places to firm up. Perch and…

A Very Busy Saturday

I’m getting reports of 6″ to 10″ inches of ice on both the east (Sylvan Beach) and west side (Big Bay) of the lake. Bait shops have been packed so I’d stock up today as it may be a struggle for them to keep up with demand over the long…

NYS Winter Classic Fishing Tournament

Just a reminder to get registered for the NYS Winter Classic Fishing Tournament. You can register online by following the link or stop into Bartel Road Bait & Tackle, Apps in Cleveland, or East Shore in Sylvan Beach. Over $10,000 in door prizes will be drawn on Jan. 1st (must…

Excitement and Spuds

OK, the obligatory early season warnings about using your spuds people, bring a buddy, know where your going, etc. With another cold night last night everybody seems to have plans to hit Oneida Lake tomorrow or Sunday. While the continued cold is making a nice base we are not all…

Route 49 Song

Got a couple requests to repost this song from a few years ago… NS49A Official Music Video by T-Hoot of Cleveland, NY

Bitter Cold for Oneida Lake

After a way too long hiatus we are going to be posting daily fishing reports for Oneida Lake once again. It is no secret at this point that we are under a major cold snap and significant ice has begun to form on the lake. The future looks good for…