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Don Pedro fishing with a mixed bag of fish Don Pedro fishing with a mixed bag of fish

Written By: Gold Country Sport Fishing,
March 30, 2014

I had four clients onbord with me on Friday the 28th of March at Don Pedro. The morning started out okay with a couple fish in the box, but were not really in the biting mood,, so we moved on in hopes of better fishing, well with alot of...

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Rainbow trout action at Don Pedro Rainbow trout action at Don Pedro

Written By: Gold Country Sport Fishing,
February 24, 2014

Two clients on Saturday the 22nd of February a father and daughter fished with me at Don Pedro for pretty good action for nine rainbows and a german brown. There were plenty of short strikes and a few lost fish along the way. This day we...

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Don Pedro rainbows on Presidents day Don Pedro rainbows on Presidents day

Written By: Gold Country Sport Fishing,
February 19, 2014

Two clients fished with me Monday the 17th at Don Pedro. We fished a few locations on the lake and everywhere we fished we landed rainbows. The two landed 15 rainbows on the day keeping just what they wanted and releasing the rest to get...

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Mother Lode Roundup- Don Pedro

Written By: Garry Erck, Dan Bacher,

“Trout action at Don Pedro remains strong,” said Monte Smith of Gold Country Sportfishing. “The only thing we are missing is rain – but action isn’t missing a beat right now.”

“Dropping water is changing the topography – coves we are working now was underwater...

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Mother Lode Roundup

Written By: Garry Erck, Dan Bacher,

Amador

(Ione) If you want to catch the big trout that Lake Amador is known from, fish in the top 18 inches of water.

That was the advice from Laurie Lockhart at Lake Amador, who recommended fishing PowerBait, Power Eggs, Kastmasters for maximum trout success.

“Fishing...

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Mother Lode Roundup

Written By: Dan Bacher, Garry Erck,

Amador

(Ione) The Lake Amador Trout Derby started November 29 and will run through the last February 23.

Prizes for the tagged fish include $100, two nights camping, boat rentals, day use food and clothing. The one time entry fee is $7.00.

The resort will hold a...

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Don Pedro fishing with a mixed bag of fish

Written By: Gold Country Sport Fishing,
March 30, 2014

I had four clients onbord with me on Friday the 28th of March at Don Pedro. The morning started out okay with a couple fish in the box, but were not really in the biting mood,, so we moved on in hopes of better fishing, well with alot of travled water and only one fish to show for...

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Rainbow trout action at Don Pedro

Written By: Gold Country Sport Fishing,
February 24, 2014

Two clients on Saturday the 22nd of February a father and daughter fished with me at Don Pedro for pretty good action for nine rainbows and a german brown. There were plenty of short strikes and a few lost fish along the way. This day we had full sunshine and very slight breeze that made...

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Don Pedro rainbows on Presidents day

Written By: Gold Country Sport Fishing,
February 19, 2014

Two clients fished with me Monday the 17th at Don Pedro. We fished a few locations on the lake and everywhere we fished we landed rainbows. The two landed 15 rainbows on the day keeping just what they wanted and releasing the rest to get bigger. The fish hit our lures on lead-core...

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Don Pedro rainbows on Presidents day

Written By: Gold Country Sport Fishing,
February 19, 2014

Two clients fished with me Monday the 17th at Don Pedro. We fished a few locations on the lake and everywhere we fished we landed rainbows. The two landed 15 rainbows on the day keeping just what they wanted and releasing the rest to get bigger. The fish hit our lures on lead-core...

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Growing up Monte Smith spent lots of time fishing for trout, kokanee, stripers and salmon in California lakes; New Melones,  We fish...

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Tips & Tactics for Don Pedro Reservoir
Low Water, Big Opportunities Low Water, Big Opportunities

Written By: Cal Kellogg

It’s raining hard today, so I feel a little strange sitting here at my keyboard writing an article about low water fishing opportunities....

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Your Guide To Grubbing Your Guide To Grubbing

Written By: FishSniffer Staff

Have you noticed that often the best looking, sexiest baits aren’t the best fish producers? I’ve seen it time and time again, when a...

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Finessing Them With The Shakey Head Finessing Them With The Shakey Head

Written By: Mark Fong

Each year new baits and techniques make their way into the Bass Fishing World. Recently anglers have seen the flow of innovation travel...

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Weather Report for Don Pedro Reservoir

Todays date: Friday April 18, 2014

Don Pedro Reservoir Fish Species
  • Trout
  • Trout
  • Bass
  • Bass
  • Landlocked Salmon
  • Landlocked Salmon
  • Kokanee
  • Kokanee
Whats Biting?

Trout

Bass

Landlocked Salmon

Kokanee



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