Nor Cal Fishing News

Rain is here in the Sacramento River

Rain came in left we needed more to bring the big push but we still all got fish  We are averaging 1 fish per rod but boat average has been.  5 per day and if you get more that’s pretty
(More...) (Monday, September 16, 2019)

Truckee River Fishing Report

by MATT KOLES / Gilligan's Fly Service
I guess if you don’t like the weather, wait 5 minutes. Ballistic hot over the weekend, snowing in the Hirsch today. Thought I was going to pass out from heat stroke on Friday, no wind, out in the sun all day.
(More...) (Monday, September 16, 2019)

Another Great Day of Rockfish and Lingcod Fishing

by JAY YOKOMIZO / New Huck Finn Sportfishing
Another great day fishing for Rockfish and lingcod. The water was very nice and the fish were biting our 24 anglers caught limits of rock fish and limits of lingcod to 20lbs we are open all week if you want
(More...) (Monday, September 16, 2019)

September Has Been a Great Month For Striped Bass & Catfish

by DEL VALLE MARINA / Lake Del Valle
Striped Bass: The stripers are average size being 5-8lbs. The striper boils are continuing, and fishermen are taking full advantage of the opportunity. The boils only lasting from about 6am – 8am. After the boils die down the best bet
(More...) (Monday, September 16, 2019)

Awesome Morning Trout Catch At Lake Mary

Just this morning, Marisol Delk from Murrieta, CA caught this trout with nightcrawlers. Awesome catch, Marisol!
(More...) (Monday, September 16, 2019)

Lake Berryessa Update

Lake Level as of 9/16/19 Lake Berryessa is now at 433 feet above msl (mean sealevel) - 7 feet below Glory Hole. The water temperature has dropped to 76 degrees. The new rain season has begun with the first rain today
(More...) (Monday, September 16, 2019)

San Pablo Fishing Report

by SAN PABLO RESERVOIR STAFF / East Bay Municipal District
Lake Conditions Lake Level    300.8 Surface Temp   73.9 Plants    We did not plant any fish this week Still much of the same.   For all of you Carp Anglers I am being told the bite is active once again.  With the weather starting to cool
(More...) (Monday, September 16, 2019)

Nice Trout on Davis Lake

by J&J'S GRIZZLY STORE STAFF / J&J Grizzly Store and Camping Resort
Nice fish! Kari Ayers, trolling with blue and chrome kastmaster.
(More...) (Sunday, September 15, 2019)

Big Daddy Fishing At Eagle Lake

by BIG DADDY / Big Daddy's Guide Service
At 22,000 surface acres it is the second largest natural body of water in California and  is home of the hard fighting Eagle Lake Trout. Eagle Lake was once regarded at one of California's top trophy trout fisheries, however in
(More...) (Sunday, September 15, 2019)


by E.B. DUGGAN /
 The Trinity River Fall Run Chinook salmon are now starting to trickle in, but very slowly! The Lower Klamath has only harvested 2,241 Fall Chinook salmon as of September 9th. We should have seen about twice that number move through
(More...) (Sunday, September 15, 2019)

Fishing The West Has Been Tough

Overall in the area the fishing has been pretty tough for most anglers this past week. The weather is trying to cool down but having a tough time. The water temps on the EW have dropped to around 63 or
(More...) (Sunday, September 15, 2019)