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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Customer Reviews

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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
92%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
97%
Appropriate for children
91%
Satisfied with the boat
92%
Catch intended fish
68%
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Cindy G.
Rockville, Connecticut
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Excellant trip

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip – River Steelhead on January 25, 2020
I had a wonderful first time experience fishing for steelies, great instruction too land 3 beautiful fish thank you for a wonderful...
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Benjamin B.
Saratoga Springs, New York
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Wading with Captain Rick

VERIFIED   River Wading – Salmon on October 3, 2020
I had a great time with Rick, he is very knowledgeable and taught me a lot. Thanks Rick!
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Craig B.
Quakertown, PA
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March fishing trip

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip – River Steelhead on March 10, 2020
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Craig B.
Quakertown, PA
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Winter steelhead driftboat

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip – River Steelhead on December 10, 2019
Rick is an excellent fishing guide very knowledgeable,patient & hard working will fish with him again
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Drew R.
Pulaski, NY
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Full day

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip - Salmon on October 6, 2019
The day was great. He was patient and taught my son and I a lot. Would definitely use again.
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