American River - Lower

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Steelhead Show As Upper River Closes To Salmon Fishing

Written By: Dan Bacher,
November 12, 2014

(Sacramento) If you want to catch king salmon and steelhead on the American River, you’re going to have to fish in the lower river below the SMUD powerline at the southwest boundary of Ancil Hoffman Park or in Nimbus Basin, since the...

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Anglers Work Hard For River Salmon

Written By: Dan Bacher,
October 31, 2014

(Sacramento) Salmon fishing enthusiasts tossing their offerings on the American have found the top action lately in the Sunrise, Ancil Hoffman Park, Goethe Park and Howe Avenue areas.

“The fishing ranges from poor to fair, depending on...

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Patience Required To Hook River Kings

Written By: Dan Bacher,
October 14, 2014

(Sacramento) Patient anglers are picking up a few king salmon in the American River while fishing roe under bobbers and other offerings, but the fishing is nowhere close to good yet.

“One guy caught two fish in the 18 to 20 pound range...

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Steelhead Show As Upper River Closes To Salmon Fishing

Written By: Dan Bacher,

(Sacramento) If you want to catch king salmon and steelhead on the American River, you’re going to have to fish in the lower river below the SMUD powerline at the southwest boundary of Ancil Hoffman Park or in Nimbus Basin, since the upper stretch closed to all fishing...

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Anglers Work Hard For River Salmon

Written By: Dan Bacher,

(Sacramento) Salmon fishing enthusiasts tossing their offerings on the American have found the top action lately in the Sunrise, Ancil Hoffman Park, Goethe Park and Howe Avenue areas.

“The fishing ranges from poor to fair, depending on the day,” revealed Craig Kamikawa...

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Patience Required To Hook River Kings

Written By: Dan Bacher,

(Sacramento) Patient anglers are picking up a few king salmon in the American River while fishing roe under bobbers and other offerings, but the fishing is nowhere close to good yet.

“One guy caught two fish in the 18 to 20 pound range while fishing the Sunrise area...

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Tips & Tactics for American River - Lower
Steelhead Anyone? Steelhead Anyone?

Written By: Cal Kellogg

Have you ever caught a steelhead? If the answer to this question is no, you need to catch one ASAP. If you’ve caught one, you know why the...

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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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Weather Report for American River - Lower

Todays date: Sunday November 23, 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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