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Cayuga County

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Cayuga County

Water

Species

Open Season

Minimum Length

Daily Limit

Method

All waters except those listed below

Trout

April 1 through Oct 15

Any size

5 – with no more than 2 longer than 12″

Cayuga Lake, Owasco Lake, Skaneateles Lake and their tributaries to first barrier

See Finger Lakes & Tributary Regulations.

Cross Lake, Seneca River

Northern Pike

1st Sat in May through March 15

22″

5

Ice fishing permitted

Walleye

1st Sat in May through March 15

18″

3

Lake Ontario and tributaries to first barrier

See Great Lakes & Tributary Regulations.

Owasco Lake Outlet

Lake Trout

All year

15″

3

Salmon Creek

Trout

April 1 through Oct 15

Any size

5 – with no more than 2 longer than 12″

Oct 16 – March 31

Catch and release only

Artificial lures only