Grateful Adventures- Salmon Fishing

Grateful Adventures wishes you a warm welcome to Altmar, New York. Spend a day on a river or lake and make beautiful memories with your dear ones. Your guide is a retired veteran with 7 years of guiding experience. He’s an AS in Wilderness Leadership Recreation and BS in Ecological Restoration. Your captain has been fishing the lake Ontario tributaries and Adirondack park for over 20 years and knows how to provide a productive trip full of fun. He also offers discounts for wounded veterans.

The boat you’ll fish from is a 17’ Starweld aluminum fishing boat that can take up to 4 guests. It runs on a 90 HP Yamaha engine and uses GPS and fishfinder technology for efficient navigation.

On your trip, your group and the captain will have the opportunity to catch Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, Lake Trout, and Atlantic Salmon. To attract your prey, you can use light tackle, trolling, jigging, and fly fishing. If you want, you can keep the fish you catch and enjoy some lovely meals when back home.

The captain will take care of all the fishing rods, reels, and tackle as well as fly fishing gear. Lures are also included in the price. What you should bring are your fishing licenses and any snacks or drinks you want.

Grateful Adventures is waiting for you, hop aboard and have a memorable time fishing in New York!



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Salmon Wading Trip (4+)
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:30 AM
    Seasonal trip Sep 15 - Nov 30
    Price for 2 persons
    US $400
    This trip is designed to accommodatearge groups of 4 or more from the banks of the Salmon River targeting Chinook, Coho, Steelhead, Atlantic Salmon, Brown Trout, and Rainbow Trout. All tackle, flies, and rods are included, please provide your own waders, studded boots preferred.
    Targeted fish
    Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)
    Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)
    Brown Trout
    Brown Trout
    Salmon (Atlantic)
    Atlantic Salmon
  • Private trip
    Salmon Drift Boat Trip
    In demand! Last booked: 2 days ago
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Sep 5 - Nov 15
    Price for up to 4 persons
    US $350
    Join us on a 17ft drift boat and float the salmon river! Avoid the crowded banks and get to fish that you cant walk to! All fishing rods and tackle are provided. You just need to bring waders and a positive mental attitude! Trip start time is flexible, and as always discounts for wounded veterans! Pricing is as follows: 1 person 350, 2 person 450, 3 person 600.
    Targeted fish
    Salmon (Chinook)
    Chinook Salmon
    Salmon (Coho)
    Coho Salmon
    Salmon (Atlantic)
    Atlantic Salmon
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Customer reviews

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Salmon Full day trip with Marcus

VERIFIED   Salmon Drift Boat Trip on September 22, 2023
We had a once in a lifetime type of experience and I owe it our Guide Marcus. He was extremely accommodating and worked very...
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Brad K.
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Great time with Grateful Adventures

VERIFIED   Salmon Drift Boat Trip on October 27, 2023
Marcus is a great guide. He gave us options based on what we wanted out of our trip and got us on fish even when it was a difficult...
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NICOLE C.
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VERIFIED   Salmon Drift Boat Trip on October 22, 2023
Marcus was amazing. He communicated plans, was full of knowledge, easy to talk to and our son loved him. Marcus was great at...
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John K.
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VERIFIED   Salmon Drift Boat Trip on October 19, 2023
Marcus was easy to communicate with and made organizing the trip very easy. He was great when we requested to bring an additional...
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Great captain & better person!

VERIFIED   Salmon Drift Boat Trip on October 5, 2023
Marcus is first class fisherman what a wonderful person & extremely knowledgeable about the river , wife and myself had a wonderful...
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FAQs about Grateful Adventures- Salmon Fishing

Grateful Adventures- Salmon Fishing offers the following trips to customers:
  • US $200 per person - Salmon Wading Trip (4+) (8 hours)
  • US $350 per group - Salmon Drift Boat Trip (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Grateful Adventures- Salmon Fishing, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder

Trips booked with Grateful Adventures- Salmon Fishing include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Fly Fishing Equipment

Grateful Adventures- Salmon Fishing offers the following types of fishing:
  • River Fishing
  • Lake Fishing

Grateful Adventures- Salmon Fishing offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Trolling
  • Jigging
  • Fly Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Grateful Adventures- Salmon Fishing include:
  • Brown Trout
  • Lake Trout
  • Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)
  • Salmon (Atlantic)

Meet the Charter Operator

Grateful Adventures
Altmar, New York, United States
15 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since September 2022
While being medically retired from the military, the captain participated in programs that brought wounded warriors to the water for healing. It quickly became his passion, so today he guides to share that experience with others and show them the healing powers of nature.

About this listing

Targeted species

Brown Trout Brown Trout
Lake Trout Lake Trout
Rainbow Trout (Steelhead) Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)
Salmon (Atlantic) Atlantic Salmon

Boat specs

Starweld (Aluminum fishing) originally built in 2019. Powered by a 90HP Yamaha engine.

Length
17 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of fishing

River Fishing
Lake Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Trolling
Jigging
Fly Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Fly Fishing Equipment

Cancellation policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the date(s) of your booking.

Listing policies

Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 15% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 15% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:

Cash
PayPal
Checks

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