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Plunkers Prosper On Lower River

January 22, 2015
Written By: Cal Kellogg,
Rogue River,
Steelhead

(Gold Beach) Fishing pressure has been light on the lower Rogue, but anglers that make the effort are hooking steelhead. Bank anglers are plunking, while boaters are still fishing off the anchor.

The ODFW...

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Bait Anglers And Trollers Catch Browns

January 22, 2015
Written By: Cal Kellogg,
Rollins Reservoir,
Trout

(Colfax) Overall fishing at Rollins Lake has been slow to fair, but in recent days the brown trout action has turned on with fish to 21 inches being landed. Both trollers and bait anglers are hooking up.

“I’ve...

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Boaters Battle Steelhead In Lower River

January 22, 2015
Written By: Dan Bacher,
Russian River, Sonoma Lake,
Steelhead Bass

(Guerneville) Steelhead fishing is fair on the Russian River as the river clears, with the best action reported by drift boaters fishing plugs in the lower river.

“Anglers are anchoring up in the Narrows and...

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Port And Deepwater Channel Offer Top Striped Bass Sport

January 22, 2015
Written By: Dan Bacher,
Sacramento River- Middle,
Stripers

(Sacramento) Angling pressure has been light in the Sacramento area since the New Year began, with the Port of Sacramento and Sacramento Deepwater Channel offering the top striped bass fishing and the Lower...

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Dirty Water Hurts Trouters, Helps Bassers

January 22, 2015
Written By: Cal Kellogg,
Shasta Lake, Whiskeytown Reservoir,
Bass Trout

(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...

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Frigid Conditions Descend On Tahoe Basin, But The Macks Keep On Biting

January 22, 2015
Written By: Cal Kellogg,
Lake Tahoe,
Mackinaw

(South Lake Tahoe) The early part of December featured a good amount of snow in the Lake Tahoe area. Now the snow has subsided and bone chilling cold has descended on the lake, now that we’re two weeks into...

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Topaz Trout Season Begins With Chilly Fishing

January 22, 2015
Written By: Dan Bacher,
Topaz Lake,
Trout

(Topaz) Trout fishing has been tough at Topaz Lake since the season began on January 1, but anglers continue to pull in some beautiful rainbows ranging from 2 to 3.5 pounds.

“We weighed in 26 trout on opening...

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Bank Anglers Focus On Winter Steelhead Below Junction City

January 22, 2015
Written By: Cal Kellogg,
Trinity Lake, Trinity River,
Steelhead Bass Landlocked Salmon Trout

(Weaverville) While anglers continue to hook decent numbers of steelhead on the Trinity River, the fishing has tapered off as many anglers head to the Mad, Eel, Smith and other North Coast rivers to target...

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Steelheaders Score Fresh Run Fish

January 22, 2015
Written By: Cal Kellogg,
Umpqua River,
Steelhead

(Elkton) Steelhead are surging up the Umpqua and anglers are hooking some impressive chromers. The average fish is running 6 to 8 pounds, but fish to 17 have been landed.

The ODFW reminds anglers that the...

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Cold Snap Freezes Fishing Success

January 22, 2015
Written By: Cal Kellogg,
Sacramento River- Delta, San Joaquin Delta,
Stripers Sturgeon

(Pittsburg) A cold snap gripped northern and central California last week and as a result Delta water temperatures dropped more then 5 degrees. In some areas the water temperatures dropped below the 50 degree...

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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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Feather River is Starting to Produce some Big Kings 11/4/14
Feather River is Starting to Produce some Big Kings 11/4/14

November 4, 2014
Written By: MSJ Guide Service,
Feather River- Lower,
River Salmon

Micheal and his grandpa Charles wanted some more kings, so they came back for more, but this time Micheal brought his cousin Adam along to get in on this salmon action. Check out Adams first ever river...

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THE RED HOT KING SALMON BITE JUST KEEPS GOING!!!    11/02/14
THE RED HOT KING SALMON BITE JUST KEEPS GOING!!!  11/02/14

November 2, 2014
Written By: MSJ Guide Service,
Feather River- Lower,
River Salmon

Andrea, Lucas and Glen all had a blast on the Feather river hooking there limit of king salmon by 11am! Glen had big fish of the day with a nice 20lb buck. The highlight of our trip was was watching 13 year...

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Plunkers Prosper On Lower River

January 22, 2015
Written By: Cal Kellogg,
Rogue River,
Steelhead

(Gold Beach) Fishing pressure has been light on the lower Rogue, but anglers that make the effort are hooking steelhead. Bank anglers are plunking, while boaters are still fishing off the anchor.

The ODFW...

read more ››
Bait Anglers And Trollers Catch Browns

January 22, 2015
Written By: Cal Kellogg,
Rollins Reservoir,
Trout

(Colfax) Overall fishing at Rollins Lake has been slow to fair, but in recent days the brown trout action has turned on with fish to 21 inches being landed. Both trollers and bait anglers are hooking up.

“I’ve...

read more ››
Boaters Battle Steelhead In Lower River

January 22, 2015
Written By: Dan Bacher,
Russian River, Sonoma Lake,
Steelhead Bass

(Guerneville) Steelhead fishing is fair on the Russian River as the river clears, with the best action reported by drift boaters fishing plugs in the lower river.

“Anglers are anchoring up in the Narrows and...

read more ››
Port And Deepwater Channel Offer Top Striped Bass Sport

January 22, 2015
Written By: Dan Bacher,
Sacramento River- Middle,
Stripers

(Sacramento) Angling pressure has been light in the Sacramento area since the New Year began, with the Port of Sacramento and Sacramento Deepwater Channel offering the top striped bass fishing and the Lower...

read more ››
Dirty Water Hurts Trouters, Helps Bassers

January 22, 2015
Written By: Cal Kellogg,
Shasta Lake, Whiskeytown Reservoir,
Bass Trout

(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...

read more ››
Frigid Conditions Descend On Tahoe Basin, But The Macks Keep On Biting

January 22, 2015
Written By: Cal Kellogg,
Lake Tahoe,
Mackinaw

(South Lake Tahoe) The early part of December featured a good amount of snow in the Lake Tahoe area. Now the snow has subsided and bone chilling cold has descended on the lake, now that we’re two weeks into...

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Topaz Trout Season Begins With Chilly Fishing

January 22, 2015
Written By: Dan Bacher,
Topaz Lake,
Trout

(Topaz) Trout fishing has been tough at Topaz Lake since the season began on January 1, but anglers continue to pull in some beautiful rainbows ranging from 2 to 3.5 pounds.

“We weighed in 26 trout on opening...

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Bank Anglers Focus On Winter Steelhead Below Junction City

January 22, 2015
Written By: Cal Kellogg,
Trinity Lake, Trinity River,
Steelhead Bass Landlocked Salmon Trout

(Weaverville) While anglers continue to hook decent numbers of steelhead on the Trinity River, the fishing has tapered off as many anglers head to the Mad, Eel, Smith and other North Coast rivers to target...

read more ››
Steelheaders Score Fresh Run Fish

January 22, 2015
Written By: Cal Kellogg,
Umpqua River,
Steelhead

(Elkton) Steelhead are surging up the Umpqua and anglers are hooking some impressive chromers. The average fish is running 6 to 8 pounds, but fish to 17 have been landed.

The ODFW reminds anglers that the...

read more ››
Cold Snap Freezes Fishing Success

January 22, 2015
Written By: Cal Kellogg,
Sacramento River- Delta, San Joaquin Delta,
Stripers Sturgeon

(Pittsburg) A cold snap gripped northern and central California last week and as a result Delta water temperatures dropped more then 5 degrees. In some areas the water temperatures dropped below the 50 degree...

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