Our Vessel

A 29 foot Imperial Sports Fisherman comes equipped with Two Fish Locators, a Refridge, GPS system, Head, Bertain and Galley, Four Electric Down Riggers, VHF Radio and a Fulltime Working Mate!

Spring: MAY 5 - MAY 14
Summer: JULY 1 - JULY 30
Fall: AUG 18 - SEPT 4


local - 315-333-3213

How To Find Us

Bulldog Charters is located north of Rochester, New York near the mouth of the Genesee River. With plenty of free parking and easy access right to the boat. You may click here to get driving directions from your location.


Directions from the East
From the New York State Thruway, Rt. 90, take exit #45. At exit 45 continue west towards Rochester on Rt. 490 for about 10 miles. Take Rt. 590 North for about 5 to 7 miles. At the fourth light turn left (sign will say Sea Breeze) and continue straight ahead through Durand Eastman Park. This road ends at St. Paul Blvd. turn right onto St. Paul Blvd., go one block to traffic light and turn left onto Pattonwood Drive. Continue straight about 1/2 mile, and turn right at the traffic signal at Marina Drive. Follow the signs to Shumway Marine.

Directions from the Airport
Turn right at exit from airport, go about 2 blocks and turn left onto Rt. 390 north. Take Rt. 390 north until it ends at Lake Ontario State Parkway (approximately 7 or 8 miles). Take the Parkway Eastbound towards Rochester. Continue on Parkway approximately 4 miles – it will end at the traffic light on Lake Avenue. Continue straight ahead at the light across the O’Rorke Bridge. Take a left at the first light beyond the bridge which will be Marina Drive. The Stutson Bridge Plaza will be on your right. Follow the signs back to Shumway Marine.

Directions from the West
Driving from the west on the New York State Thruway (Rt. 90), exit at #47 Leroy onto Rt. 490. Continue on Rt. 490 about 10 miles and follow the signs for Rt. 390 North. Take Rt. 390 North for about 10 miles until it ends at the Lake Ontario State Parkway. At the end of Rt. 390 stay to the right and take the Parkway east towards Rochester. Continue on the Parkway about 4 miles – it will end at a traffic light at Lake Avenue. Continue straight ahead at this light and go across the O’Rorke Bridge. When you come off the bridge continue about one city block to the next traffic signal and turn left onto Marina Drive. Follow the signs back to the marina.

By Sea
set your way point for the end of the Rochester piers at N 43.15.807, W 77.35.881. The fuel dock is at N 43.15.100, W 77.36.525.



Congrats to Gregg Ranieri!
Gregg is our 2nd Place Winner for the Fall LOC Derby Brown Trout Division, caught aboard Bulldog Charters!

Spring: May 5 - 14
Summer: July 1 - July 30
Fall: August 18 - September 4

Contact LOC for more information about local derbies.
Phone: 888-733-5246
Local: 315-333-3213