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Dirty Water Hurts Trouters, Helps Bassers

Written By: Cal Kellogg,
January 22, 2015

(Redding) Lake Shasta came up almost exactly 60 feet during the month of December and continues to rise about a foot per day as of press time. In the short term this rapid rise has been a mixed blessing for anglers. The water in the lake...

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Anglers Wrangle Rainbows And Spots

Written By: Cal Kellogg,
November 27, 2014

(Redding) Both trout and bass anglers plying the waters of Lake Shasta are hooking fish. Most of the fish are average in size, but visitors can expect lots of action throughout the day.

Trout trollers are hooking up while pulling shad...

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Top Winter Options For North State Bass Anglers Top Winter Options For North State Bass Anglers

Written By: Cal Kellogg,
November 25, 2014

In many areas of the country, bass fishing is a three season sport that kicks off with the spring thaw and shuts down with the first hard freeze of the fall. California, like Texas, Florida and other destinations in the deep south, is...

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Dirty Water Hurts Trouters, Helps Bassers

Written By: Cal Kellogg,

(Redding) Lake Shasta came up almost exactly 60 feet during the month of December and continues to rise about a foot per day as of press time. In the short term this rapid rise has been a mixed blessing for anglers. The water in the lake is murky. This has slowed down...

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Anglers Wrangle Rainbows And Spots

Written By: Cal Kellogg,

(Redding) Both trout and bass anglers plying the waters of Lake Shasta are hooking fish. Most of the fish are average in size, but visitors can expect lots of action throughout the day.

Trout trollers are hooking up while pulling shad imitating lures and plugs. The...

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Whiskeytown Kokanee Top 15 Inches

Written By: Cal Kellogg,

(Redding) Both Shasta and Whiskeytown are offering top notch action for north state trollers. At Whiskeytown the kokanee bite is raging as the fish continue to grow larger. At Shasta the rainbows are stacked in deep water and feeding heavily on small shad, making them...

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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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Tsasdi Resort Tsasdi Resort

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Visit: TsasdiResort.com
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Tips & Tactics for Shasta Lake
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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Bank Fishing: Hooking Reservoir Trout When The Water Turns Murky Or Cold Bank Fishing: Hooking Reservoir Trout When The Water Turns Murky Or Cold

Written By: Cal Kellogg

In terms of rain and snow the 2014/15 winter is off to a rip roaring start. If things keep going the way they have been, trouters and...

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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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Weather Report for Shasta Lake

Todays date: Tuesday January 27, 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

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

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