Legacy Sportfishing

Legacy Sportfishing is a real threat to the fish of Lake Ontario. The crew specializes in targeting Chinook Salmon, Coho Salmon, Atlantic Salmon, Steelhead, Brown Trout, and Lake Trout on the waters of the world’s renowned fishing destination. They are located in the port of Sandy Creek in Hamlin, New York.

Enjoy a ride with Legacy Sportfishing aboard a 31-ft Penn Yan boat, which comes powered by twin 260 HP Mercruiser engines for more security and a dry ride. It can comfortably take up to six anglers and has a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots. The vessel if fully rigged with navigational electronics, which include Humminbird 1159ci HD GPS and fish finder, Cobra Marine VHF radio, Raymarine autopilot, and Humminbird radar. As well as that, the boat is equipped with Cannon Mag 10 STX downriggers, a toilet for your maximum comfort on the water, Pyle Marine stereo, Fish Hawk X4, and twin 90-gallon fuel tanks. There is a galley with refrigerator and sink and a large cockpit covered by hard top.

Legacy Sportfishing begins their season right around April 1st, when the crew primarily targets hungry Brown Trout, fishing the shallow water thermal bar. With the thermocline established by July, Legacy Sportfishing starts chasing King Salmon and Steelhead. As September comes, large mature Salmon can be found in the shallow water. The Captain specializes in trolling and is also a great teacher. Your age and expertise don’t matter: beginner to an occasional angler to pro – everybody is welcome to join the adventure.

Your adventure with Legacy Sportfishing will include rods, reels, and all tackle, as well as Dreamweaver and Bay Rat lures. Please, purchase your fishing licenses prior to the trip. Your catch will be cleaned and filleted for you to take home and fill the freezer or have dinner later, so you may want to bring a cooler with you. You can feel free to take your own snacks and drinks with you as well.

Bring your good mood and have fun with Legacy Sportfishing!

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Sep 30
    up to 4 persons
    + $75
    each additional person
    Join the crew aboard their spacious boat and fish the warm waters of Lake Ontario. You will be able to target Salmon, Steelhead, Lake Trout, and Brown Trout. With all the fishing gear and tackle provided, you only need to purchase your licenses prior to the trip and grab some drinks and snacks if you wish.
  • Private trip
    Half Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    6 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip Apr 1 - Sep 30
    up to 4 persons
    + $75
    each additional person
    On this trip, you will be fishing the waters of Lake Ontario with the best specialists in the area. Your main target will be Salmon, Lake Trout, Steelhead, and Brown Trout. The crew will provide you with all the necessary fishing gear and tackle to put your catch together, you only need to bring your own licenses, food, and drinks.
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About the Captain

Rob Westcott
Hamlin, New York, United States
1 Fishing Reports
ID & License verified
Response time 8 hours
Member since February 2017
Captain Rob Westcott has thousands of hours of experience on the water. He has many fish stories to share with his guests, along with his vast knowledge and passion. Rob is USCG Licensed Master Captain and a member of various associations, including the Lake Ontario Trout and Salmon Association, the Maritime Consortium, the Lake Ontario Charter Boat Association, the National Association of Charterboat Operators, and the Eastern Lake Ontario Salmon and Trout Association. Captain Rob is the director of the Genesee Charter Boat Association and the Sandy Creek Shootout Tournament.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Brown Trout
Lake Trout
Rainbow Trout (Steelhead)

Boat Specs

Penn Yan (Performance fishing) originally built in 1992. Powered by 2 260HP Mercruiser engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 30 knots.

31 ft
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Lake Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing

Fishing Techniques



Life Jackets
Life Jackets

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate


FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 14 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed


Book with 20% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 20% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
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: