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Sturgeon Seekers Soak Eel, Ghost And Roe

February 18, 2015
Written By: Cal Kellogg,
Sacramento River- Delta, San Joaquin Delta,
Stripers Sturgeon

(Pittsburg) Keeper, shaker and oversize sturgeon continue to be hooked by West Delta anglers. Stripers are biting too, but the focus for most has been hooking a keeper diamond back.

“On our last trip we got a...

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Muddy Water Hampers Trout Fishing

February 18, 2015
Written By: Cal Kellogg,
Sacramento River- Middle,
Trout

 

(Redding) The Sacramento River is running murky as a result of muddy outflows from Shasta Dam. The poor clarity has slowed the trout bite to a crawl and most guides are putting trips on hold until the...

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Shore Fishermen Bag 16 and 21.5 Lb. Cutthroats

February 18, 2015
Written By: Mike McNeilly,
Pyramid Lake,
Trout

(Reno) As I write this, boats are being launched and anglers are climbing to the top of their ladders in the pre-dawn.  Boaters are launching into rough seas, due to two days of extremely windy conditions in...

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Spotted Bass Are Numerous But Small

February 18, 2015
Written By: Dan Bacher,
Lake Oroville,
Bass Landlocked Salmon

(Oroville) Anglers continue to catch big numbers of black bass at Lake Oroville, but don’t expect to hook anything big. The majority of the fish being hooked now are spotted bass in the 12 to 15 inch “slot”...

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The Steelhead Bite Continues

February 18, 2015
Written By: Dan Bacher,
Klamath River,
Steelhead

(Hornbrook) Anglers continued to hook large numbers of steelhead on the Klamath River from below the Iron Gate Fish Hatchery to the mouth of the Scott River before the big storms moved into the regin.

“Winter...

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Trout Limits Common During Trout Derby

February 18, 2015
Written By: Dan Bacher,
Frenchman Lake, Davis Lake,
Trout

(Portola) Both Davis and Frenchman Lakes are ice-free, due to the warm storms that hit the Northern Sierra Nevada recently.  Fishing was excellent for the 45 anglers who fished during the Lake Davis Trout...

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Quality Kings Are Possible

February 18, 2015
Written By: Dan Bacher,
Folsom Lake,
Landlocked Salmon Trout Bass

(Sacramento) While fishing for king salmon and rainbow trout remains challenging at Folsom Lake, anglers are starting to pick up a few quality salmon.

Greg Thresher landed a 4.5 lb. king measuring 22 inches...

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Englebright Better Bet for Trollers

February 18, 2015
Written By: Garry Erck,
Bullards Bar Reservoir, Englebright Reservoir,
Trout Bass

(Dobbins) “Trolling for rainbow trout at Englebright seems to be decent right now,” reported Lisa Rogers at Skippers Cove Marina. “The lack of rain has made it a challenge for anglers, as the normal food chain...

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The Big Trout Plants Begin Early

February 17, 2015
Written By: Dan Bacher,
Collins Lake,
Trout

(Oregon House) Collins Lake received 1,800 lbs. of trout in the first private plant of this year on January 31, boosting the catches at the popular reservoir. Half of the fish in the load were trophy-sized...

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Catfish Bite Rages As Bass Action Shows Improvement

February 17, 2015
Written By: Dan Bacher,
Clear Lake,
Bass Catfish Panfish

(Clear Lake) Boaters are experiencing a hot catfish bite on Clear Lake as the bass action begins to pick up.

“Anglers are hooking the cats while fishing jumbo minnows in deep water off Shag Rock and Kono...

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Great bite at Don Pedro
Great bite at Don Pedro

February 26, 2015
Written By: Gold Country Sport Fishing,
Don Pedro Reservoir,
Trout

The fishing at Don Pedro has finally turned for us here at Gold Country Sportfishing. Clients have been enjoyng many hookups and landing most of the fish. The fish are ranging in size from just above planters...

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TWO STRIPER SEMINARS IN TWO WEEKS!!
TWO STRIPER SEMINARS IN TWO WEEKS!!

February 23, 2015
Written By: MSJ Guide Service,
San Joaquin Delta, Sacramento River- Delta, Sacramento River- Middle, Feather River- Lower,
Stripers

Striper season is right around the corner. It's time to gear up for some striper fishing!

In two weeks I will be hosting and partaking in two striper seminars. The first seminar will by on Thursday March 5th...

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

December 8, 2014
Written By: MSJ Guide Service,
Sacramento River- Delta,
Stripers

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...

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California Delta Striper Report 12/06/14
California Delta Striper Report 12/06/14

December 8, 2014
Written By: MSJ Guide Service,
San Joaquin Delta,
Stripers

Chad and Josh are back from Reno for some more striper action. We fished the San Joaquin river below and above the Anitoich bridge casting 5" Optimum Bait swim baits in all white color topped with Pro-Cure...

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Sacramento River Steelhead
Sacramento River Steelhead

December 4, 2014
Written By: Al Brown Guide Service,
Sacramento River- Middle,
Steelhead River Salmon Trout

Sacramento River Steelhead fishing is good now, we have been hooking 4 or 5 a trip and a lot of Wild Rainbow trout. The river is on the murky side because there was a land slide above Shasta Dam that tuned the...

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

November 23, 2014
Written By: MSJ Guide Service,
Sacramento River- Delta,
Stripers

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...
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California Delta Striper Report 11/15/14
California Delta Striper Report 11/15/14

November 16, 2014
Written By: MSJ Guide Service,
Sacramento River- Delta,
Stripers

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...
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Don’t give up on the salmon, the best is yet to come
Don’t give up on the salmon, the best is yet to come

November 13, 2014
Written By: Tight Lines Guide Service,
Sacramento River- Middle,
River Salmon

I have been reading a lot about the poor salmon numbers caught and I have caught well below what I normally catch, but don't give up!!!  Late fall run of salmon are starting to show up.  These are the bigger,...

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California Delta Striper Report 11/8/14
California Delta Striper Report 11/8/14

November 8, 2014
Written By: MSJ Guide Service,
Sacramento River- Delta,
Stripers

Wes Ward, Greg Phelan and Roger Smith hit the Delta today for some stripers. We founded them early on the outgoing tide, but they just didn't want to cooperate with us. We then founded them again on the...

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Feather River King Salmon Report 11/05/14
Feather River King Salmon Report 11/05/14

November 5, 2014
Written By: MSJ Guide Service,
Feather River- Lower,
River Salmon

Richard Webber and Pedro Guzman hooked and landed their limit of King salmon by 10am! Good job guys. Cousins Tackle and Pro-Cure Bait Scents strike again.

For more photos visit my web at the link below.

Use...

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Great bite at Don Pedro
Great bite at Don Pedro

February 26, 2015
Written By: Gold Country Sport Fishing,
Don Pedro Reservoir,
Trout

The fishing at Don Pedro has finally turned for us here at Gold Country Sportfishing. Clients have been enjoyng many hookups and landing most of the fish. The fish are ranging in size from just above planters...

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Quarry Lakes: Improving Bass Population Spices Up Quality Rainbow and Catfish Fishery
Quarry Lakes: Improving Bass Population Spices Up Quality Rainbow and Catfish Fishery

February 25, 2015
Written By: Dan Bacher,
Quarry Lakes,
Trout Catfish Bass

Horseshoe Lake, located in the Quarry Lakes Regional Recreation Area on the border of Fremont and Union City, has become one of the East Bay’s premier rainbow trout and channel catfish fisheries since the lake...

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TWO STRIPER SEMINARS IN TWO WEEKS!!
TWO STRIPER SEMINARS IN TWO WEEKS!!

February 23, 2015
Written By: MSJ Guide Service,
San Joaquin Delta, Sacramento River- Delta, Sacramento River- Middle, Feather River- Lower,
Stripers

Striper season is right around the corner. It's time to gear up for some striper fishing!

In two weeks I will be hosting and partaking in two striper seminars. The first seminar will by on Thursday March 5th...

read more ››
Sturgeon Seekers Soak Eel, Ghost And Roe

February 18, 2015
Written By: Cal Kellogg,
Sacramento River- Delta, San Joaquin Delta,
Stripers Sturgeon

(Pittsburg) Keeper, shaker and oversize sturgeon continue to be hooked by West Delta anglers. Stripers are biting too, but the focus for most has been hooking a keeper diamond back.

“On our last trip we got a...

read more ››
Muddy Water Hampers Trout Fishing

February 18, 2015
Written By: Cal Kellogg,
Sacramento River- Middle,
Trout

 

(Redding) The Sacramento River is running murky as a result of muddy outflows from Shasta Dam. The poor clarity has slowed the trout bite to a crawl and most guides are putting trips on hold until the...

read more ››
Shore Fishermen Bag 16 and 21.5 Lb. Cutthroats

February 18, 2015
Written By: Mike McNeilly,
Pyramid Lake,
Trout

(Reno) As I write this, boats are being launched and anglers are climbing to the top of their ladders in the pre-dawn.  Boaters are launching into rough seas, due to two days of extremely windy conditions in...

read more ››
Spotted Bass Are Numerous But Small

February 18, 2015
Written By: Dan Bacher,
Lake Oroville,
Bass Landlocked Salmon

(Oroville) Anglers continue to catch big numbers of black bass at Lake Oroville, but don’t expect to hook anything big. The majority of the fish being hooked now are spotted bass in the 12 to 15 inch “slot”...

read more ››
The Steelhead Bite Continues

February 18, 2015
Written By: Dan Bacher,
Klamath River,
Steelhead

(Hornbrook) Anglers continued to hook large numbers of steelhead on the Klamath River from below the Iron Gate Fish Hatchery to the mouth of the Scott River before the big storms moved into the regin.

“Winter...

read more ››
Trout Limits Common During Trout Derby

February 18, 2015
Written By: Dan Bacher,
Frenchman Lake, Davis Lake,
Trout

(Portola) Both Davis and Frenchman Lakes are ice-free, due to the warm storms that hit the Northern Sierra Nevada recently.  Fishing was excellent for the 45 anglers who fished during the Lake Davis Trout...

read more ››
Quality Kings Are Possible

February 18, 2015
Written By: Dan Bacher,
Folsom Lake,
Landlocked Salmon Trout Bass

(Sacramento) While fishing for king salmon and rainbow trout remains challenging at Folsom Lake, anglers are starting to pick up a few quality salmon.

Greg Thresher landed a 4.5 lb. king measuring 22 inches...

read more ››

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