American River - Lower

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Stripers Still Best Bet Until Fall Salmon Arrive

Written By: Dan Bacher,
September 2, 2014

(Sacramento) Striped bass remain the top prospect for anglers looking to hook up fish on the lower American until the fall salmon run arrives.

“The salmon fishing at the mouth of the river and the dredger holes has been very slow,” said...

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Salmon Challenge Metro Fishermen

Written By: Dan Bacher,
August 6, 2014

(Sacramento) Fishing on the opening day of salmon season was very tough. While most anglers got skunked, Uncle Larry Barnes of Sacramento Pro Tackle landed an amazing 3 salmon to 13 pounds while trolling from Discovery Park to the I...

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Anglers Tough It Out For Salmon

Written By: Dan Bacher,
August 3, 2014

(Sacramento) Salmon fishing has been slow on the American River since the season started on July 16, with only a few anglers reporting catching chinooks.

“I haven’t heard of anybody hooking salmon yet while trolling in the dredger holes...

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Stripers Still Best Bet Until Fall Salmon Arrive

Written By: Dan Bacher,

(Sacramento) Striped bass remain the top prospect for anglers looking to hook up fish on the lower American until the fall salmon run arrives.

“The salmon fishing at the mouth of the river and the dredger holes has been very slow,” said Dennis Pfanner at Sacramento Pro...

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Salmon Challenge Metro Fishermen

Written By: Dan Bacher,

(Sacramento) Fishing on the opening day of salmon season was very tough. While most anglers got skunked, Uncle Larry Barnes of Sacramento Pro Tackle landed an amazing 3 salmon to 13 pounds while trolling from Discovery Park to the I Street Bridge.

“He kept one fish and...

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Anglers Tough It Out For Salmon

Written By: Dan Bacher,

(Sacramento) Salmon fishing has been slow on the American River since the season started on July 16, with only a few anglers reporting catching chinooks.

“I haven’t heard of anybody hooking salmon yet while trolling in the dredger holes of the lower American,” reported...

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Tips & Tactics for American River - Lower
Target Sacramento Salmon From The Bank With Spinners Target Sacramento Salmon From The Bank With Spinners

Written By: Roland Aspiras

The salmon season will be in full swing when this article appears in The Fish Sniffer. There are two popular ways to fish spinners from...

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Salmon, Trout, Lingcod, Kokanee, Halibut And More: Are YOU Using Gulp! And PowerBait? Salmon, Trout, Lingcod, Kokanee, Halibut And More: Are YOU Using Gulp! And PowerBait?

Written By: Cal Kellogg

I’m of the opinion that in most situations well-presented natural baits will outperform artificials. Following this philosophy, when the...

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Back Bouncing For Salmon Back Bouncing For Salmon

Written By: Mike McNeilly

To a back bouncer, there is nothing like feeling the rhythmic thump of your sinker as you slowly walk it downstream with the current....

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Weather Report for American River - Lower

Todays date: Sunday September 14, 2014

American River - Lower Species
  • Steelhead
  • Steelhead
  • Shad
  • Shad
  • River Salmon
  • River Salmon
  • Stripers
  • Stripers
Whats Biting?

Steelhead

Shad

River Salmon

Stripers



Water Level for American River - Lower

Sorry. We don't have any water level information for American River - Lower. Our information comes from the USGS.

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