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Fishing Records


World Records:

SPECIES WEIGHT YEAR LOCATION
Chinook Salmon
Women’s 3kg Tippet Class
20 pounds, 1 ounce 2020 Salmon River
Chinook Salmon
Women’s 4kg Tippet Class
15 pounds, 12 ounces 2020 Salmon River
Chinook Salmon
Women’s 6kg Tippet Class
15 pounds 2014 Salmon River
Chinook Salmon
Women’s 8kg Tippet Class
20 pounds 2014 Salmon River
Hybrid/Chinook-Coho 35 pounds, 8 ounces 2001 Salmon River
Coho Salmon 33 pounds, 4 ounces 1989 Salmon River
Chinook Salmon 26 pounds 1999 Salmon River
Rainbow Trout 16 pounds, 8 ounces 1982 Salmon River

New York State Records:

SPECIES WEIGHT YEAR LOCATION
Coho Salmon 33 pounds, 7 ounces 1998 Lake Ontario off Oswego
Chinook Salmon 47 pounds, 13 ounces 1991 Salmon River
Brown Trout 33 pounds, 2 ounces 1997 Lake Ontario
Redhorse Sucker 11 pounds, 11 ounces 1996 Salmon River