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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Appropriate for children
91%
Satisfied with the boat
92%
Catch intended fish
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Earl J.
Albany, New York
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Morning trip

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip – Salmon (AM) on August 16, 2018
Knowledgeable capt work hard to put us on the fish
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Boris G.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Salmon fishing on a drift boat

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip - Salmon on October 6, 2017
Excellent teacher. Explained and demonstrated the technique. I was able to catch a lot of fish by myself and learned a lot.
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Paul W.
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October fishing trip

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip - Salmon on October 10, 2018
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Johnathan H.
United States
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This trip was unsuccessful.

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip - Night Salmon on Lake on September 21, 2019
Disclaimer, my rating of the trip is based solely on the outcome of the trip. Which is, did we catch any fish and how many...
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