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Sturgeon Fishing Requires Knowledge, Patience, and Persistence Sturgeon Fishing Requires Knowledge, Patience, and Persistence

Written By: Ernie Marlan,
December 9, 2014

Sturgeon fishing on Suisun Bay and the Delta can be quite challenging. First, you need to decide where you want to fish. You can read the reports and online forums but how do you decide on where you should go?

If you’re familiar with the...

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Rounding Up Limits Of Delta Stripers With Captain Brad Bugica! Rounding Up Limits Of Delta Stripers With Captain Brad Bugica!

Written By: Ernie Marlan,
December 9, 2014

This year the striper season has differed than in recent years. Many fishermen who thought we had these stripers figured out over the last couple years had to start fishing more frequently to find these fish.

More specifically, the San...

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California Delta Striper Report 12/07/14 California Delta Striper Report 12/07/14

Written By: MSJ Guide Service,
December 8, 2014

Late post from yesterdays trip. The water and debris from last week's rain made it to Rio Vista. (See photo) The water muddied up to zero viability in some area's and the fog was thick. The nailzz crew worked hard and they were...

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Sturgeon And Striper Action Ranges From Hot To Cold

Written By: Cal Kellogg,

(Pittsburg) Productive sturgeon and striper fishing is on tap in the West Delta and a lot of quality fish are hitting the decks of both charter and private boats.

“The sturgeon action is up and down right now. One day it’s red hot, the next the bite cools off,”...

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Stripers and Water Hyacinth Dominate The San Joaquin

Written By: David Hurley,

(Stockton) Water hyacinth dominates the Delta around Stockton with any finger of water south of Disappointment Slough loaded up with the surface vegetation. Striped bass are providing the bulk of the action, and the key is avoiding the floating hyacinth mats.

Randy...

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Striped Bass Hit Above And Below Surface

Written By: Roland Aspiras,

(Rio Vista) Though the action is spotty, chasing striped bass in the Rio Vista area is a good bet while sturgeon fishing continues to increase in popularity.

The pro staff at Delta Wood Bombers ran long and far this past week in search for striped bass, with countless...

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California Delta Striper Report 12/07/14

Written By: MSJ Guide Service,
December 8, 2014

Late post from yesterdays trip. The water and debris from last week's rain made it to Rio Vista. (See photo) The water muddied up to zero viability in some area's and the fog was thick. The nailzz crew worked hard and they were rewarded for there efforts with some schoolie striper...

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GREAT STRIPER BITE IN THE DELTA!!!  11/23/14

Written By: MSJ Guide Service,
November 23, 2014

Chad and Josh both of Reno had lots of fun today on the Delta. Hooking striper on live bait, trolling plugs and casting 5" Optimum Baits AA Swimbait topped with pro-cure trophy bass gel on the new Cousins Raze series rod # RHS792-1T — with Pro-Cure Bait Scents. if you want to catch...
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California Delta Striper Report 11/15/14

Written By: MSJ Guide Service,
November 16, 2014

We fished south of the Rio vista bridge on Saturday. We caught stripers with everything we used from live bait mud suckers, trolling shallow and deep diver plugs and casting 5" white Optimum Baits AA swim baits topped with procure trophy bass gel. The stripers size ranged from...
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I Love Disco

Written By: Forum Member: sollimes,
March 21, 2014

Sorry for the late report. Have to get everything ready for my little girl 11th birthday.
So I got text from my friend who lives in Disco " saw a few boils in front of my dock, they are here"
We arrived to Orwood around 4pm and headed to the flat that been good to us last fall. Water was...

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2:30 AM Sturgeon

Written By: Forum Member: FishnBeer,
October 13, 2013

pulled an overnighter on saturday night with a couple buddys. wanted to fish grizzly bay but the wind had other plans for us. on the water at sunset, off the water @ sunrise. fished between roe and ryer islands and eventually retreated back to the cut. around 230am, at the top of the...

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Thursday Aint so Bad

Written By: Forum Member: schatgun,
October 11, 2013

I promised Jeremy (Jfitalia) some time ago I'd take him plugging for striper so we set a day & time & set out to get him his 1st plugged Tuxedo Fish....I had a spare seat open & threw out an invite to Bill (BeldenBill) & w/o hesitation, accepted. 

I towed the boat to work w/ me Wednesday...

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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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JT Guide Service JT Guide Service

JT Guide Service is based in Northern California and provides river fishing adventures primarily on the Sacramento and Feather...

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MSJ Fishing Guide Service MSJ Fishing Guide Service

MSJ  Guide Service

Captain Manuel Saldana Jr has been fishing the Sacramento and Feather Rivers for over 15 years. The United States...

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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 Sacramento River- Delta
Catching Those Winter Bass Catching Those Winter Bass

Written By: Randy Pringle

Although it might be cold, bass fishing at this time of year can be good. You must approach winter bass with an open mind. The weather can...

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Spinning With Braid! Spinning With Braid!

Written By: Mark Fong

At one time in the not so distant past, monofilament fishing line was the gold standard of finesse anglers. With the advent of castable...

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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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Weather Report for Sacramento River- Delta

Todays date: Thursday December 18, 2014

Sacramento River- Delta Species
  • Bass
  • Bass
  • Panfish
  • Panfish
  • Catfish
  • Catfish
  • Sturgeon
  • Sturgeon
  • River Salmon
  • River Salmon
  • Steelhead
  • Steelhead
  • Stripers
  • Stripers
  • Shad
  • Shad
Whats Biting?

Bass

Panfish

Catfish

Sturgeon

River Salmon

Steelhead

Stripers

Shad



Water Level for Sacramento River- Delta

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

Recent Reader's Photo
anglingwes
Caught by:

anglingwes

on: June 24, 2012
Species: Stripers

Caught trolling an A-Rig with 5" Hollow Belly Swimbaits

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