Capt. Pat Snyder welcomes you to the St. Lawrence River and Alex Bay located in the beautiful 1000 Islands Region! Fish international waters while Capt. Snyder guides you to the river's "hottest" spots aboard "The Rough Islander", a 26' Chris Craft. 

Watch a video below featuring Capt. Pat Snyder on a fishing charter.

The boat has the capacity to carry up to six people, is partially  covered to help you escape the elementsalexandria bay, alex bay, fishing, fishing charter, thousand islands, 1000 islands if necessary, and is fully equipped for comfort and safety.

A third generation fishing guide, Capt. Snyder has operated his fishing charter for the past 20 years.  He is licensed and inspected by the U.S. Coast Guard and is a member of the Alexandria Bay Fishing Guides Association and the Alexandria Bay Chamber of Commerce.  Capt. Snyder specializes in pike, bass, walleye and muskie fishing trips.

A-Bay Fishing Charters supplies all rods, reels and tackle for your fishing trip.  At the end of a successful day of fishing your fish will be cleaned and packaged at no extra charge.

To make the most out of your trip, you'll need to bring along appropriate clothing for the time of year, non-slip shoes, rain gear, hat, sunglasses, sunblock, camera & film, lunch and beverages of choice, and a cooler to take your catch home. Note: Children under 12 years of age must wear a U.S.C.G. approved PDF, while underway. 

There are two daily charters.  The first trip is from 8am - 3pm, and the second departs shore at 3pm and returns around dusk.

Looking for Accommodations?  We can arrange lodging for you at the area's many fine Bed & Breakfasts, Motels, and Resorts.  We can even arrange to pick you up at any of the area's lodging facilities located on the river.

Contact Capt. Snyder EARLY to book the best dates!

A-Bay Fishing Charters, Captain Patrick Snyder
24675 Swan Hollow Road, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607
(315) 482-3750 Email: