Nor Cal and Southern Oregon Fish Reports


Big Bug Hatch
Sac River Guide
by Kirk Portocarrero, MAY 13, 2021

Sacramento River

It's still going strong as we hooked fish all day fishing from Redding to Anderson river park .The bug hatch this morning was crazy they were all over the river making the bite a little tougher .When the hatch slowed down the fish went crazy eating spoons and eggs .We hooked over 35 fish today with the largest trout measuring...
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Shasta Lake trout and salmon bite picking up steam!
by Jeff Goodwin, MAY 11, 2021
Shasta Lake

We're closing in on mid May and on low water years, Shasta Lake trout and salmon fishing really takes off.  We've been hooking 15-20 trout and salmon on most trips the past week and a half or so and the bite is just going to get more consistent as we head into June.  We had well over 40 takedowns today...
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McCloud Shasta and Siskiyou all fishing well
by Scott Caldwell, MAY 8, 2021
Siskiyou Lake

I have had clients at McCloud, Shasta and Siskiyou and all produced some nice fish.  Shasta Lake kokanee are really doing well. These fat fish are getting big and fat fast. Fishing dodgers and hoochies tipped with Pro-Cure garlic plus corn in the top twenty feet was the way to get bit. Lake Siskiyou and McCloud Reservoir trout fishing has been excellent. Fishing...
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Tight Lines Guide Service Report
by James Netzel, APRIL 30, 2021
Sacramento Delta

Kind of a struggle today. Caught the bulk of our fish today in the last hour. The big minnows were not working well. Smallest I could find did best. 10 yr old Cooper said in the morning he was gonna catch the biggest fish and he did. Great job Coop!!
Steelhead Dates Available
by Mario Gomez, FEBRUARY 26, 2021
Smith River

The fishing has been a little tuff the last few weeks, we have been working hard for these elusive creatures. We have been getting a couple opportunities a day and we are very thankful for grip and grins we have been getting.  I have boats available for the month of March on the Smith, Chetco, and Klamath rivers so if you...
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