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Bass Bite As Water Remains Stained

Written By: Cal Kellogg,
March 18, 2015

(Redding) Fishing pressure continues to be light at Lake Shasta. The lake is on the rise and the water is still stained and murky. The lake is currently 77 feet from maximum pool.

Kirk Portocarrero of SacRiverGuide.Com has been putting...

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Mud, Debris And Rapidly Rising Water Levels Keep Anglers Away

Written By: Cal Kellogg,
March 4, 2015

(Redding) Lake Shasta is basically blown out at this time. The water is muddy and there is a lot of floating wood and other debris dotting the surface of the lake.

Naturally, fishing pressure is basically non-existent. These challenging...

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Federal Fish Agency Opposes Shasta Dam Raise Federal Fish Agency Opposes Shasta Dam Raise

Written By: Dan Bacher,
February 16, 2015

The Winnemem Wintu Tribe, fishing groups and environmentalists have been fighting a federal plan to raise Shasta Dam for many years, since the 18-1/2 foot proposed dam raise would flood many of the Tribe's remaining sacred sites and...

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Bass Bite As Water Remains Stained

Written By: Cal Kellogg,

(Redding) Fishing pressure continues to be light at Lake Shasta. The lake is on the rise and the water is still stained and murky. The lake is currently 77 feet from maximum pool.

Kirk Portocarrero of SacRiverGuide.Com has been putting anglers on good spotted bass and...

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Mud, Debris And Rapidly Rising Water Levels Keep Anglers Away

Written By: Cal Kellogg,

(Redding) Lake Shasta is basically blown out at this time. The water is muddy and there is a lot of floating wood and other debris dotting the surface of the lake.

Naturally, fishing pressure is basically non-existent. These challenging conditions represent great news...

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Shasta Bass Go On Rampage

Written By: Cal Kellogg,

(Redding) Bass fishing is going strong at Lake Shasta for anglers using a variety of different techniques. Trouters are picking up a few rainbows, but reports of browns and kings have been few and far between.

“Bass fishing is often the best option at Lake Shasta...

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Tsasdi Resort Lake Shasta Adventure Produces Rainbows, Browns And Kings

Written By: Cal Kellogg,
April 15, 2010

As I sit here typing these words I just returned from Lake Shasta and what a trip it was! My anniversary falls on May 18. My wife Gena and I always head off on a trip to celebrate. In the past we’ve traveled as far away as Puerto Vallarta, Mexico or stayed as close as Lake Tahoe, little...

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Tsasdi Resort Lake Shasta Adventure Produces Rainbows, Browns And Kings

Written By: Cal Kellogg,
April 15, 2010

As I sit here typing these words I just returned from Lake Shasta and what a trip it was! My anniversary falls on May 18. My wife Gena and I always head off on a trip to celebrate. In the past we’ve traveled as far away as Puerto Vallarta, Mexico or stayed as close as Lake Tahoe, little...

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On The Trail Of Kings And Rainbows At Magnificent Lake Shasta

Written By: Cal Kellogg,
January 20, 2007

Tackle innovator and guide Gary Miralles describes Lake Shasta as California’s premier inland fishery and I heartily agree.

Shasta shines above all others for a number of reasons. First of all it provides a diverse array of gamefish including land locked king salmon, rainbow trout, brown...

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Visit: TsasdiResort.com
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Tips & Tactics for Shasta Lake
Four Essential Kayak Fishing Factors Four Essential Kayak Fishing Factors

Written By: Joey MonteleoneJackson Kayak

While it sometimes appears to be complicated, bass fishing can be distilled down to a few key factors that can lead to more consistent...

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Bank Anglers Should Score Well During Trout Anglers Challenge Event At San Pablo Reservoir Bank Anglers Should Score Well During Trout Anglers Challenge Event At San Pablo Reservoir

Written By: Cal Kellogg

During the winter and early spring month bank anglers often compete with boaters and at times surpass boaters success when it comes to...

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Soft Bait Bass Options! Soft Bait Bass Options!

Written By: FishSniffer Staff

Artificial softbaits are deadly weapons for bass of all stripes, including largemouths and smallmouths. Always a threat, their combination...

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Weather Report for Shasta Lake

Todays date: Saturday May 23, 2015

Shasta Lake Species
  • Trout
  • Trout
  • Bass
  • Bass
  • Landlocked Salmon
  • Landlocked Salmon
  • Catfish
  • Catfish
Whats Biting?

Trout

Bass

Landlocked Salmon

Catfish



Water Level for Shasta Lake

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