Hell Hole Reservoir - Central California

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Snow Makes Lakes Tough To Access

Written By: Garry Erck,
December 29, 2013

This one is going to be a weather report as access is going to be hit or miss and low elevation snow will make getting to these lakes tough – areas of Placerville saw upwards of six inches of snow and Pollock Pines saw over a foot – so...

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Sly Park Rainbows On The Bite

Written By: Garry Erck,
November 2, 2013

Anglers were disappointed to find that most major lakes in the Crystal Basin were blocked off from access and anglers who did find access we often asked to leave. However, anglers are currently accessing the lakes, now that shutdown is...

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Trout Challenge Fishermen at Crystal Basin Lakes

Written By: Garry Erck,
September 23, 2013

The Crystal Basin needs consistently cooler temperatures to kick trout action into higher gear – anglers will catch fish, but as for limits, they are few and far between.

Matt at Georgetown Ace Hardware reported slow action across many...

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Snow Makes Lakes Tough To Access

Written By: Garry Erck,

This one is going to be a weather report as access is going to be hit or miss and low elevation snow will make getting to these lakes tough – areas of Placerville saw upwards of six inches of snow and Pollock Pines saw over a foot – so launching and even getting there...

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Sly Park Rainbows On The Bite

Written By: Garry Erck,

Anglers were disappointed to find that most major lakes in the Crystal Basin were blocked off from access and anglers who did find access we often asked to leave. However, anglers are currently accessing the lakes, now that shutdown is over.

Jenkinson Lake was not...

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Trout Challenge Fishermen at Crystal Basin Lakes

Written By: Garry Erck,

The Crystal Basin needs consistently cooler temperatures to kick trout action into higher gear – anglers will catch fish, but as for limits, they are few and far between.

Matt at Georgetown Ace Hardware reported slow action across many lakes. “Out of all the lakes in...

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C & C Marine C & C Marine

Full Service Ranger Evinrude Mercury Dealer
Two Locations
747 S 9th Street 
Modesto, CA 95351
Phone: (209) 526-4120

7812 Auburn Blvd.
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Bob’s Marine Bob’s Marine

Bob's Marine has been in business as a full sales, service and accessory dealer for 25 years in the same location. We have two full...

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Winkle Family Automotive & Marine Winkle Family Automotive & Marine...

Winkel Family Automotive, formerly Saturn of Reno, is located in Reno, Nevada which also serves the Truckee, Sparks, Carson City,...

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Eight decades ago, the Luhr-Jensen company was born in an unused chicken coop in rural Hood River, Oregon. It was the height of the...

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Victoria’s Tackle Secrets Victoria’s Tackle Secrets

Hand  Crafted Tackle of the Finest Quality 

Our mission is simple: To make the highest quality fishing tackle on the market today....

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Tips & Tactics for Hell Hole 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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Trout And Salmon Trolling With Natural Baits: Part Two Trout And Salmon Trolling With Natural Baits: Part Two

Written By: Cal Kellogg

We kicked off this discussion of natural bait trolling in the last issue of the Fish Sniffer. Here’s the conclusion-Cal Kellogg.

Over the...

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Weather Report for Hell Hole Reservoir

Todays date: Friday April 18, 2014

Hell Hole Reservoir Fish Species
  • Trout
  • Trout
  • Mackinaw
  • Mackinaw
  • Kokanee
  • Kokanee
Whats Biting?

Trout

Mackinaw

Kokanee



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