Captain
Rick Austin

Member since October 2016 Queensbury, United States
Background
Captain Rick Austin has a veritable treasure trove of fishing experience under his belt. With over 4 decades of fishing on Lake George, he's the go-to man with the know-how to handle any catch that may stir the surface of the Queen of the American lakes. His love of fishing was passed from previous generations in his family and he's happy to continue the tradition of fishing and teaching on the great Lake George.
Techniques
downrigger fishing

Hey, I'm Captain Rick Austin

Queensbury, United States
Background
Captain Rick Austin has a veritable treasure trove of fishing experience under his belt. With over 4 decades of fishing on Lake George, he's the go-to man with the know-how to handle any catch that may stir the surface of the Queen of the American lakes. His love of fishing was passed from previous generations in his family and he's happy to continue the tradition of fishing and teaching on the great Lake George.
Techniques
downrigger fishing

My Charter Listings

Excellent
4.8 / 5
(39 reviews)
Queensbury
 Instant Confirmation
trips from US $450
Lake George
 Instant Confirmation
trips from US $500

Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
4.8 / 5
out of 5 stars from 39 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
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Angler rating
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Anglers claimed
Good experience
93%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
85%
Appropriate for children
97%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Caught fish
83%
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Scott R.
New York, New York
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

June fishing trip

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip on June 20, 2020
Great time with my two sons on Father’s Day weekend.
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Carlo T.
Fabius, New York
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Amazing morning

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip on July 8, 2019
Captain Rick took my mother, wife, daughter, son and his friend out on a 4 hour trip that was absolutely amazing!  Captain...
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Nancy W.
United States
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Fishing Day

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip on July 15, 2019
Awesome boat and professional owner/ operator! Love that the first mate was Captain Rick’s Grandson Family is important!
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Charlie L.
Westbury, NY
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Enjoyable Morning on LG

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip on July 21, 2019
Great morning fishing for lake trout and salmon.  Capt. Rick and his grandson Rick worked hard to put us on the fish.
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James P.
Excellent
4.3 / 5
Experience:
Good
3.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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August fishing trip

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip on August 30, 2021
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