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Channel Catfish On Summer Prowl

Written By: Dan Bacher,
July 20, 2014

If you want to hook channel cats, it’s time to hit the warm waters of Lake Oroville.

“Boater are hooking catfish up to 8 pounds while fishing mackerel and stinkbaits in the Stringtown area,” said Jamie Sorensen of Oroville Outdoors. “The...

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Landlocked Salmon Bite Shifts Into High Gear

Written By: Dan Bacher,
June 2, 2014

As the thermocline forms at Lake Oroville, anglers are hooking increasing numbers of robust landlocked Chinook salmon.

Paul Kneeland, Fish Sniffer Publisher, and Cal Kellogg, Fish Sniffer Editor, made a short 3-hour morning trip with Rick...

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Husky Landlocked Kings Blitz Baits At Lake Oroville Husky Landlocked Kings Blitz Baits At Lake Oroville

Written By: Cal Kellogg,
May 25, 2014

Captain Rick Kennedy of Tight Lines Guide Service, Fish Sniffer Publisher Paul Kneeland and I headed over to Lake Oroville on May 9. Our plan was to spend a half-day prospecting for landlocked king salmon. We’d gotten some good reports...

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Channel Catfish On Summer Prowl

Written By: Dan Bacher,

If you want to hook channel cats, it’s time to hit the warm waters of Lake Oroville.

“Boater are hooking catfish up to 8 pounds while fishing mackerel and stinkbaits in the Stringtown area,” said Jamie Sorensen of Oroville Outdoors. “The dam and boat ramp areas are...

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Landlocked Salmon Bite Shifts Into High Gear

Written By: Dan Bacher,

As the thermocline forms at Lake Oroville, anglers are hooking increasing numbers of robust landlocked Chinook salmon.

Paul Kneeland, Fish Sniffer Publisher, and Cal Kellogg, Fish Sniffer Editor, made a short 3-hour morning trip with Rick Kennedy of Tight Lines Guide...

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King Salmon Bite Picks Up

Written By: Dan Bacher,

Trollers are bagging some quality king salmon averaging 18 inches long while trolling at Lake Oroville, reported Bob Boucke of Johnson’s Bait and Tackle.

“Anglers are fishing hoochies, tipped with anchovy strips, down 20 to 30 feet deep,” said Boucke. “The top area is...

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SLAMON FISHING CONTINUES

Written By: H2F Guide Service,
September 30, 2013

 

Salmon are eating eggs as well as hitting the plugs on the FEATHER /SACRAMENTO Rivers. The river flows are down but with the colder temperatures the water is staying cooler and this is enticing the salmon to continue to move thru the system.

 We are also looking forward to the cooler...

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Slow but steady day on Oroville

Written By: Forum Member: Grits,
August 14, 2013

Traded a day of fishing for a day of painting with the wife. So we headed to the lake and started fishing @ 7:45 and finished up @ 1. Nice day on the water not a lot of boats and light wind. we ended up with 7 fish and lost 2 or 3. We did catch a nice Brown by Bidwell point. Fish...

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Guides and Services
Elite Sportsmen Guide Service Elite Sportsmen Guide Service

Elite Sportsmen Guide Service is the premier hunting and fishing guide service company in Northern CA. We offer fully guided trips...

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Kevin Brock Professional Northern California Fishing Guide Kevin Brock Professional Northern...

Kevin Brock is a year-round professional fishing guide, specializing in guided trips on top West Coast Rivers and fishing in Alaska....

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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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Snag Proof Snag Proof

Since 1961 Snag Proof has been committed to "weedless fishing". We’ve produced some the most innovative and productive fishing...

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LUHR-JENSEN LUHR-JENSEN


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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Tips & Tactics for Lake Oroville
Heavy Metal For Trout And Landlocked Kings! Heavy Metal For Trout And Landlocked Kings!

Written By: Cal Kellogg

Take a look at the tackle assortment of a trout and landlocked king salmon troller and you’ll see a lot of spoons, such as Sep’s Pro...

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Color: Do Bass Have A Favorite? Color: Do Bass Have A Favorite?

Written By: FishSniffer Staff

If you're like me, your tackle box is a color kaleidoscope. With my endless assortment of soft plastics sporting colors never seen in...

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What Do You Know About Largemouths? What Do You Know About Largemouths?

Written By: Cal Kellogg

Among anglers, black bass are one of the country’s most popular gamefish. Black bass are really not bass at all, but rather represent the...

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Weather Report for Lake Oroville

Todays date: Wednesday July 23, 2014

Lake Oroville Species
  • Bass
  • Bass
  • Catfish
  • Catfish
  • Landlocked Salmon
  • Landlocked Salmon
Whats Biting?

Bass

Catfish

Landlocked Salmon



Water Level for Lake Oroville

Sorry. We don't have any water level information for Lake Oroville. Our information comes from the USGS.

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