Bait shop owners, guides and others agree: The spawning salmon are in Lake Ontario tributaries from the Salmon River to the Lower Niagara.

And one more thing. The best is still to come, they say.

In the above photo, Lindsay Agness of Rochester holds an impressive Chinook she landed recently at the Douglaston Salmon Run on the lower Salmon River.  Fishing reports from the most popular salmon fishing waterways in Upstate New York follow:



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