Fun morning on Keswick!

Keswick Reservoir - Redding, CA (Shasta County)

Nice pre spawn rainbow caught trolling a gold Mack's Lure Hum Dinger spoon.
Photo Credit: Capt. Jeff Goodwin.

by Jeff Goodwin
1-27-2018
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Today we fished on Keswick Reservoir for rainbow and brown trout.  We caught several shaker rainbows, but ended up catching 4 nice multi pound trout as well.  I trolled today instead of running up high to backtroll plugs.  A gold Arctic Fox Trolling Fly started out as the hot bait, but I lost it on a shoal on our first pass down stream.  Our Mack's Lure Gold Hum Dinger 1/2 oz. spoon produced the rest of our fish for the morning.  Lots of debris in the water today so trolling was more difficult than expected, but overall we had a great morning!


Jeff Goodwin is a full time Northern California fishing guide.  He guides year round for salmon, trout, steelhead, Kokanee, and bass on Northern California rivers and lakes. He fishes many bodies of water in the Redding area, but also guides the Sacramento River and Feather River during certain times of the year. Jeff can also be found on the California coast chasing ocean fresh King salmon and steelhead each year. To learn more about the fishing trips Jeff has to offer, please visit Jeff Goodwin's Guide Service.  You can also find him on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, or please feel free to call him anytime at (707) 616-1905.



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