Nor Cal and Southern Oregon Fish Reports


Shasta Rainbows dominate the bite!
by Jeff Goodwin, AUGUST 14, 2020
Shasta Lake

Shasta Lake has been one tough nut to crack this year.  I spend a lot of days on Shasta Lake and most always feel like I have the pulse of the lake pretty much figured out.  I know where and when to go to certain parts of the lake to find trout and salmon to catch pretty much year round....
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King Salmon Fishing in Corning and Redbluff
Sac River Guide
by Kirk Portocarrero, AUGUST 14, 2020

Sacramento River

The weather is warm and the fish are biting early !The first hour has been the best bet for a first bite of the day .The are brite and beutiful and the lure bite seem to be good all day .The key is to get away from the boat traffic .Call me for open dates sacriverguide since 1988 full time...
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Sac River salmon run progresses
by Jeff Goodwin, AUGUST 14, 2020
Sacramento River - Lower

Its mid August and the Sacramento River King salmon run is right on schedule.  There are noticeably more salmon in the river right now and that is setting the stage for some pretty good salmon fishing to come in the weeks ahead.  We have been working hard on the early season trips and have been hooking on average a fish...
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Tight Lines Guide Service Report
by James Netzel, AUGUST 12, 2020
Stampede Reservoir

Had 2 of the cutest kids on the boat today for some Stampede Kokanee. Paulina Peak Tackle watermelon spinner so good today I ran it on 3 rods. Even the Spider-Man rod caught fish!! ...
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Boy's Day on McCloud Reservoir
by Scott Caldwell, AUGUST 12, 2020
McCloud Reservoir

If this isn't what it is all about then someone clue me in. First time fishing on a boat for 8 year old Noam and 5 year old Yahli, McCloud gave these boys all they could handle, It was red hot Trout action all morning. The scenery wasn't half bad either haha - Caldwellfishing.com Fishing options will continue to grow as we...
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Fly Fishing Paradise
by Mario Gomez, MAY 17, 2020
Klamath River - Middle

Plenty of trout and steelhead to be had on the klamath river. Come and enjoy a safe and fun fishing adventure. We are up and running and have days open towards the end of the month. We have been seeing a dozen or so fish a day, and not another human so social distancing is not a problem. Come fish...
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