What do steelhead trout eat for fishing?
Minnows. big ones. small perch sunnies. red/white, blue/silver spoon. large rappala. live near Niagara / I'm Nw of there? they shouldn't be running yet not till the spring pack break.
Trout love roe (fish eggs), either real or good artificial ones. You can also use nightcrawlers, other types of worms, or even powerbait.