Hat Creek Fishing Report

Hat Creek - CA (Shasta County)

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by The Fly Shop

Reports have been good for smaller fish the past week. Early morning outing can catch some good Trico hatches. Fish small midge patterns high in the Power House 2 riffle, or try swinging leeches or damsel nymphs in the slower sections up near cut banks. Early morning and late evening are your best bet to spot fish coming up for mayflies, the evening best for caddis.

Swinging leeches and streamers is a proven technique anytime on Hat Creek.

The flat waters below the Power House Riffle can offer a chance to cast dry flies to rising fish. As a matter of fact, just throw dries to see what happens!

Get on this river early and then again late if you want to find the biggest fish. The fish here are haters of the sun. Haters gonna hate. Go have fun!

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The Fly Shop Reports
for Saturday, August 20th, 2016

Fall River: Fall River Fishing Report
Hat Creek: Hat Creek Fishing Report
Klamath River - Upper - CA: Klamath River Fishing Report
Sacramento River - Lower: Lower Sacramento River Fishing Report
McCloud River: McCloud River Fishing Report
Pit River: Pit River Fishing Report
Trinity River: Trinity River Fishing Report
Sacramento River - Upper: Upper Sacramento River Fishing Report
Baum Lake: Baum Lake Fishing Report
Iron Canyon Reservoir: Iron Canyon Reservoir Fishing Report
Keswick Reservoir: Keswick Reservoir Fishing Report
Lake McCumber: Lake McCumber Fishing Report
Lewiston Lake: Lewiston Lake Fishing Report
Manzanita Lake: Manzanita Lake Fishing Report
McCloud Reservoir: McCloud Reservoir Fishing Report
Antelope Creek : Antelope Creek Ranch Fishing Report
Bailey Creek - Upper: Bailey Creek Lodge Fishing Report
Battle Creek - South Fork: Battle Creek Canyon Ranch Fishing Report
Clear Creek: Clear Creek Ranch Fishing Report