Ken Strimple: Owner Bayside Boat and Let's Catch Fish
Experience: Certified Captain, Certified Guide, ESPN tournaments
Expertise: Center pin, Spinning gear, trolling gear, ice fishing
Target species: King Salmon, Steelhead (rainbow trout) Browntrout
Regions fished: New York
Available for: Fishing Charters, centerpin and float rod lessons, general fishing lessons, ice fishing, and most gear and tackle selection
Tip: "Irondequoit Bay is an awesome fishery!"
Found at Bayside: Monday through Saturday
Jim C., entrepreneur
Experience: 40+ years fly fishing
Expertise: Fly Fishing (only)
Target species: Saltwater; Tarpon, bonefish, sailfish, marlin, permit, barracuda, shark. Fresh water; Most species of salmon, steelhead, many species of trout, bass, walleye, pike, gar, carp just about anything you can catch on a fly rod
Regions fished: USA New York, Pennsylvania, Wyoming, Colorado, Tennessee, North Caroline, Florida & Alaska World-wide; Bahamas, Mexico, Canada, Costa Rica
Available for: Fly casting instruction, Fly fishing seminars, assistance with fly fishing gear selection and advice on destinations and guides. No matter what level of fly fishing gear you need talk with me first.
Tip: "2 minutes from where I live and within 2 hours of Rochester NY is some of the best fishing in the world!"
Found at Bayside: Most Sundays and by appointment
Kevin Kram, entrepreneur
Experience: Certified Fly Casting Instructor (graduate of the Wulff Fly Fishing Instructor’s School) 45+ years fly fishing
Expertise: Fly Fishing, Jigging, spin fishing plugs
Target species: Saltwater; Tarpon, bonefish, permit. Fresh water; Most species of salmon, steelhead, many species of trout, bass, shad, pickerel, bullhead, crappie, and lake trout.
Regions fished: USA New York State inland streams ( The Delaware River, Salmon river, Oak Orchard, Fingerlakes, most Lake Ontario tributaries, 1000 Islands), Pennsylvania, Florida (Naples, 10,000 Islands, Sanibel, Captiva, Boca Grande, Islamorada, Biscayne Bay, Flamingo Bay, Mosquito Lagoon, Bahia Honda, and John Pennecamp Park). World-wide; Caribbean, Bahamas, Mexico
Available for: Fly casting instruction, advice on fly fishing
Tip: "get to your spot early" but you have heard that before
Found at Bayside: By appointment