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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Good experience
92%
Friendly captain
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Recommend this charter
97%
Appropriate for children
91%
Satisfied with the boat
92%
Catch intended fish
68%
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Brent L.
Syracuse, NY
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Half-day trip with Captain Rick

VERIFIED   7 Hour Trip - Night Trophy Walleye on May 21, 2019
Unbelievable experience slang the king salmon in the spring! Great time great crew wonderful first mate
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Terri F.
Scranton, PA
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Drift boat trip with Captain Rick Pecci

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip - Salmon on September 29, 2018
Even though not sure what to expect we had our expectations exceeded! Captain Rick was extremely knowledgeable patient kind...
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Austin W.
United States
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Fishing with Rick

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip – River Salmon on October 4, 2020
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Rudy B.
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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October fishing trip

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip - River Wading on October 7, 2017
Outstanding trip could not have ask for a better experience Captain Rick is outside, really knows his stuff Would...
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Pavel D.
Schenectady, New York
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Fishing with Rick

VERIFIED   River Wading – Salmon on September 20, 2019
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