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Laker limits on Donner

by SHAUN RAINSBARGER‎ / Shaun's Guide Service
Fun day, 4 to the boat, lost a few.
(More...) (Sunday, December 4, 2016)

Gorgeous Day at Tahoe

by HANS MOXLEY / Hooked Up Sportfishing
Fishing Guide Hans Moxley checked in with an update from Lake Tahoe. Today we had gorgeous weather on the lake and the fishing was very good too. We had two limits of Mackinaw today!
(More...) (Sunday, December 4, 2016)

Sacramento River steelhead fishing report

by JEFF GOODWIN / Jeff Goodwin Guide Service
December has arrived here in the north state and I'm happy to report that we are still seeing fishable flows from Keswick Dam here in the Redding area.  Flows are currently at 5070 cfs with no reductions currently scheduled.  Of
(More...) (Friday, December 2, 2016)

Sentinel/Herald Fish Report

Ocean conditions remained mostly pleasant this week and the nice weather should continue through the weekend. Large ocean groundswells as well as the typical winter slowdown have continued to make inshore fishing a bit tough. Still, there are fish to
(More...) (Friday, December 2, 2016)

Glory Hole Fishing Report

The Glory Hole Sports Fall Catfish Contest has come to an end. We had 42-contest entries and these anglers dedicated some serious time to try and catch some New Melones catfish. The catfish did not cooperate this time
(More...) (Thursday, December 1, 2016)

Game Wardens and Ghost Towns

by STEVEN T. CALLAN / Author
Out of beer and three sheets to the wind, the three deer poachers turned west on Newville Road and headed northeast toward Paskenta. Rounding the first bend, they passed the ghost town of Newville. Newville had thrived from the early
(More...) (Thursday, December 1, 2016)

How to Determine if a Black Bear Has a Cub Nearby?

by CARRIE WILSON / California Department of Fish and Game
Question: When hunting bears, how can you be certain that the adult you are stalking does not have a cub nearby? And what should be done if after the harvesting of a bear, you determine or find out that it
(More...) (Thursday, December 1, 2016)

Consistent Steelhead fishing on the Klamath

by SCOTT CALDWELL / SC Guide Service
Month in month out one thing you can count on is consistent Steelhead fishing on the Klamath River. This year round fishery has some amazing Steelhead and Trout action that is available no matter the month or the weather conditions.
(More...) (Thursday, December 1, 2016)

Steelhead season set to explode on coastal rivers

by KENNY PRIEST / Fishing the North Coast
North Coast rivers are likely seeing the last of the late fall-run salmon push in this week as all of the rivers are back on the drop following last weekend’s storms. The majority of these late-season kings have already made
(More...) (Thursday, December 1, 2016)

Lake Camanche Fishing Report

by LAKE CAMANCHE STAFF / Camanche Recreation Company
Water temps in the main lake have dropped to approximately 58 degrees depending on your location and the water level is currently at 67% full. Pardee Lake fluctuates its release but at the time of this report was releasing 514
(More...) (Wednesday, November 30, 2016)

Caples Lake Fishing Report

by DOUG BUSEY / Carson Now
Couple reports of ice forming on the lake. Not safe enough to ice fish.
(More...) (Wednesday, November 30, 2016)

Delta Fishing Report

With my belly still full from the Holiday, we headed out Saturday morning from Orwood on the California Delta. I paired up with my RB Bass brother Michael Coleman for the one day get together. It started raining shortly after
(More...) (Tuesday, November 29, 2016)

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