Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Fishing Info

About Guide on the Side

Where does Guide on the Side fish?

We fish the Salmon River area, including Salmon River, Pulaski, Upstate New York.

What are the target fish?

Target fish include Chinook Salmon (Also Called King Salmon, Quinnat Salmon, Spring Salmon, Tyee Salmon, Kippered Salmon), Brown Trout (Also Called ), Rainbow Trout  (Also Called ), Steelhead Trout (Also Called )

Where in Salmon River to we meet our guests?

We meet at Pineville Pool Parking ( Altmar, NY 13302, USA ),( NY-104B, Mexico, NY, USA )

Do I need a STATE Fishing license?

Yes, a Fishing license is required

How much should I Tip?

It is customary to tip 20% of the trip total. We work tirelessly to make sure you have a guest experience!

Do I need to bring my own gear?

No, we provide standard gear such as rods and reels so you don’t need to worry about anything. But please feel free to bring you own gear if you prefer.