Captain
Rick Pecci

Member since June 2016 Mexico, United States
Background
Captain Rick's a licensed 50-ton Master Captain with a towing endorsement. He's been fishing Lake Ontario for over 37 years and has been a licensed captain on the lake for 10 years. He's also a licensed N.Y.S. fishing guide that has been guiding the Salmon River since 1992 and fishing it for over 39 years. He's built a strong reputation on being a gifted and innovative fisherman of Salmon and Trout. As well as running chartered fishing trips, Capt. Rick produced and hosted his own national TV show called the “Northeast Great Outdoors." Along with the TV show, he's also had his own successful radio show. Fishing is his life and he feels he's earned many accomplishments in the fishing industry. All so you can have the fun-filled and professionally-run fishing trip of your life! The captain's promise to you is that you leave with a smile and the best experience he can provide.
Techniques
Captain Rick loves to troll the Big Lake for all the species and he loves to float and fly fish for Steelhead. But he also loves all kinds of fishing. Ice fishing included!

Hey, I'm Captain Rick Pecci

Mexico, United States
Background
Captain Rick's a licensed 50-ton Master Captain with a towing endorsement. He's been fishing Lake Ontario for over 37 years and has been a licensed captain on the lake for 10 years. He's also a licensed N.Y.S. fishing guide that has been guiding the Salmon River since 1992 and fishing it for over 39 years. He's built a strong reputation on being a gifted and innovative fisherman of Salmon and Trout. As well as running chartered fishing trips, Capt. Rick produced and hosted his own national TV show called the “Northeast Great Outdoors." Along with the TV show, he's also had his own successful radio show. Fishing is his life and he feels he's earned many accomplishments in the fishing industry. All so you can have the fun-filled and professionally-run fishing trip of your life! The captain's promise to you is that you leave with a smile and the best experience he can provide.
Techniques
Captain Rick loves to troll the Big Lake for all the species and he loves to float and fly fish for Steelhead. But he also loves all kinds of fishing. Ice fishing included!

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The Dreams Come True Charters

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Mexico
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Pulaski
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Customer Reviews

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Good experience
92%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
96%
Appropriate for children
91%
Satisfied with the boat
91%
Catch intended fish
67%
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Ernest W.
Scotchtown, NY
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VERIFIED   NEW  3/4 Day Trip – Salmon (AM) on September 17, 2021
It was a great trip and a fun day caught some fish and mist a few had a wonderful time
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Mark H.
Central Square, NY
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Made the most of the conditions and circumstances.

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip – River Salmon on October 1, 2020
With the river being so low, we were relegated to wading off the bank vs the drift bit trip we had hoped for. Not Ricks fault...
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Enes H.
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Fishing with Rick

VERIFIED   NEW  3/4 Day Trip – Salmon (AM) on September 11, 2021
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Liz M.
Pine Bush, NY
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Fabulous PM trip

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip – Salmon (PM) on August 27, 2021
My largest catch this week! 21+lbs Great weather, great Captain Rick and maybe Justin Thank you
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John M.
United States
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Nice trip.

VERIFIED   NEW  3/4 Day Trip – Salmon (AM) on September 25, 2021
Nice boat and equipment. Crew was knowledgeable but we did not catch fish. It happens!
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