Nor Cal Fishing News

Colusa Striped Bass Fishing on the Sacramento River

Fishing on the Sacramento River today was not bad considering the boat and fishing traffic .The fish that we are catching are big and really scrappy .Water has dropped the last few days and makes the bite a little difficult.Afternoon
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Great Day at The Farallon Islands

by JON YOKOMIZO / Sea Wolf Sportfishing
Another great day fishing the Farallon Islands with a stead bite of vermilion and yellowtail rockfish. We did have a little breeze and left over wind chop from the blow through the night. Our day ended up with 220 rockfish
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Great fishing aboard the New Huck Finn today

by JAY YOKOMIZO / New Huck Finn Sportfishing
Great fishing aboard the New Huck Finn today. We ended the day for our 18 anglers with 14 striped bass and 21 halibut. There is plenty of room on the weekdays - just checked the schedule out at and
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Had a fantastic finish on the Halibut today

by JAMES SMITH / California Dawn
Had a fantastic finish on the Halibut today. Nearly 2 fish per rod. Better grade of fish as well. Up to 30 pounds!   Final count 28 halibut to 30 pounds 2 striped bass   For reservations (510)4175557
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Islands Produced Limits

by ALLEN CHIN / Tigerfish Sportfishing
Good Evening TigerFishermen, The Islands continue to produce limits of quality rockfish as the lingcod fishing varies day by day. We are full again on Sunday. Lots of space all next week. Book your trips 24/7 online at or call
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Off shore salmon fishing

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Lovely Martha Saturday fishing report.

by MIKE RESCINO / Lovely Martha Sportfishing
4/17/21. Today was another great day on the bay!! We finished up with 16 halibut to 16lbs and 15 striped bass for 17 anglers!! We have light loads coming up this week on MONDAY, TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY, FRIDAY and still
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Live Bait Halibut Trip

Family fun today on our live bait halibut trip. What a great way to spend the day.   Also Emma showed me this picture from when she was 13. She’s now studying for her masters at UC Berkeley.
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Deep reef rock fishing

by WILLIAM SMITH / Riptide Sportfishing
Ahoy! we went out to the deep reef so I could do some exploring. The school fish weren't biting so we had to concentrate on bottom dwellers.  we ended up with limits for everyone with some nice bombers in the sacks! we have
(More...) (Friday, April 16, 2021)

The river is clear and the fish will be holding in the deeper slots

by OR DEPARTMENT OF FISH & WILDLIFE STAFF / Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife
As of Wednesday, the main Eel dipped under 1,800 cfs on the Scotia gauge. The river is clear and the fish will be holding in the deeper slots. There should be quite a few steelhead making their way downriver, though
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Brookings Kicking Out Limits of Rockfish and Lingcod

by KENNY PRIEST / Fishing the North Coast
While we wait for the rockfish season to open in the Northern Management area, which includes Eureka, Trinidad and Crescent City, there’s a pretty good alternative right across our northern border. Rockfish and lingcod season is open year-round out of
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