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Thousands Of Pacific Herring Entrained At Delta Pumps This Year Thousands Of Pacific Herring Entrained At Delta Pumps This Year

Written By: Dan Bacher,
July 16, 2014

For commercial fishermen, the Pacific herring, Clupea pallasii, is the target of a valuable roe fishery in San Francisco Bay every winter. 

For recreational fishermen, the Pacific herring is a popular bait to fish for salmon, lingcod,...

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Live Drifters Battle Big Halibut In Central Bay

Written By: Dan Bacher,
May 28, 2014

Halibut and striped bass fishing continues to be excellent on the good tides in San Francisco Bay.

“We had a pretty good day yesterday, 13 fish for 16 tanglers,” quipped Gordon Hough, Captain of the Morning Star. “We're off today. My Mom...

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Stripers And Halibut Grab Baits In S.F. Bay

Written By: Cal Kellogg,
April 29, 2014

Anglers are trolling and drifting a combination of live and dead bait for striped bass and halibut. Based on the numbers of fish being caught at this time, it looks as if 2014 will feature stellar potluck action for anglers plying bay...

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Live Drifters Battle Big Halibut In Central Bay

Written By: Dan Bacher,

Halibut and striped bass fishing continues to be excellent on the good tides in San Francisco Bay.

“We had a pretty good day yesterday, 13 fish for 16 tanglers,” quipped Gordon Hough, Captain of the Morning Star. “We're off today. My Mom wanted to go for Mother's Day,...

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Stripers And Halibut Grab Baits In S.F. Bay

Written By: Cal Kellogg,

Anglers are trolling and drifting a combination of live and dead bait for striped bass and halibut. Based on the numbers of fish being caught at this time, it looks as if 2014 will feature stellar potluck action for anglers plying bay waters.

Captain James Smith of the...

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Sturgeon And Stripers Keep Biting

Written By: Dan Bacher,

It’s been a great season for sturgeon and striped bass in a variety of areas, including San Pablo Bay, Suisun Bay, the Napa Rive and Montezuma Slough.

Steve Mitchell of Hook’d Up Sportfishing reported 2 sturgeon - one 60 incher and a shaker - for 4 anglers on a trip to...

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A Whole Lot of Shakers and Two Keeper Sturgeon

Written By: Forum Member: ASE,
March 8, 2013

Launched at Martinez around 7:30 and had bait in the water by 8:00.1st fish came to the boat toward the end of the outgoing tide and for only 42" this dino put up a really good fight.  Then at almost slack tide my friend Steve hooks up with our 2nd fish of the day.after another great...

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Guides and Services

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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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Tips & Tactics for San Pablo Bay
Surf Striper Lures Surf Striper Lures

Written By: Steve ‘Hippo’ Lau

It wasn't too long ago (or so it seems to old guys like me!) that surf fishing for stripers was a "manly" sort of endeavor.

The ten to...

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Bank Fishing The Fantastic Waters Of San Francisco Bay! Bank Fishing The Fantastic Waters Of San Francisco Bay!

Written By: Cal Kellogg

I grew up in the Bay Area and learned the productivity of fishing the rich waters of San Francisco Bay at an early age. Indeed, some of my...

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Anchovy, I Love You! Anchovy, I Love You!

Written By: Cal Kellogg

Just the other day I found myself setting on a deer stand on a ridge high in the Tahoe National Forest. The hunting was great except for...

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Weather Report for San Pablo Bay

Todays date: Tuesday July 22, 2014

San Pablo Bay Species
  • Saltwater Stripers
  • Saltwater Stripers
  • Saltwater Sturgeon
  • Saltwater Sturgeon
Whats Biting?

Saltwater Stripers

Saltwater Sturgeon



Water Level for San Pablo Bay

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Sturgeon Heartbreak!

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Big Halibut On A Jig!


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