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Salmon Provide Fantastic Action

Written By: Cal Kellogg,
August 20, 2014

(Redding) Amazing salmon fishing is available for trollers working both Whiskeytown Reservoir and Lake Shasta. At Whiskeytown the kokanee fishing is great, while Shasta continues to boot out big king salmon well into the 5 pound class.

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Rainbows And Spotted Bass Cooperate With Anglers

Written By: Dan Bacher,
August 6, 2014

(Redding) If you want to hook fish while trolling, rainbow trout offer the most consistent action at Lake Shasta now.

“Rainbow fishing has been good, but I haven’t been able to find the king salmon lately,” said Mike Elster of Mike’s...

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King Salmon To 5 Pounds Go On Bite At Shasta

Written By: Cal Kellogg,
July 23, 2014

(Redding) This has been the year for landlocked kings at Lake Shasta. For several weeks the hot bite was in the Dry Creek Arm. When that bite died, anglers lost the fish for a period of time, but now they’ve  reappeared and anglers are...

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Salmon Provide Fantastic Action

Written By: Cal Kellogg,

(Redding) Amazing salmon fishing is available for trollers working both Whiskeytown Reservoir and Lake Shasta. At Whiskeytown the kokanee fishing is great, while Shasta continues to boot out big king salmon well into the 5 pound class.

“Whiskeytown is red hot right...

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Rainbows And Spotted Bass Cooperate With Anglers

Written By: Dan Bacher,

(Redding) If you want to hook fish while trolling, rainbow trout offer the most consistent action at Lake Shasta now.

“Rainbow fishing has been good, but I haven’t been able to find the king salmon lately,” said Mike Elster of Mike’s Fishing Guide Service.

On his...

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King Salmon To 5 Pounds Go On Bite At Shasta

Written By: Cal Kellogg,

(Redding) This has been the year for landlocked kings at Lake Shasta. For several weeks the hot bite was in the Dry Creek Arm. When that bite died, anglers lost the fish for a period of time, but now they’ve  reappeared and anglers are hooking some handsome fish while...

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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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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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TightLines Guide Service TightLines Guide Service

Rick Kennedy Of Tight Lines Guide Service For Kokanee, Trout, Macks, Landlocked Kings And River Salmon!

Rick Kennedy has hunted and...

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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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Tsasdi Resort Tsasdi Resort

Tsasdi Resort: 20 Cabins, A State Of The Art Dock And More On The Shores Of Beautiful Lake Shasta!
Visit: TsasdiResort.com
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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 Shasta Lake
Pitching For Bass Pitching For Bass

Written By: Larry Nixon

If a bass could build its ideal habitat, the specs would be something like this: shallow water, in or near heavy cover with quick access...

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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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Salmon, Trout, Lingcod, Kokanee, Halibut And More: Are YOU Using Gulp! And PowerBait? Salmon, Trout, Lingcod, Kokanee, Halibut And More: Are YOU Using Gulp! And PowerBait?

Written By: Cal Kellogg

I’m of the opinion that in most situations well-presented natural baits will outperform artificials. Following this philosophy, when the...

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Weather Report for Shasta Lake

Todays date: Monday September 01, 2014

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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