Double digit monster brown!

Shasta Lake - Shasta Lake, CA (Shasta County)

Brown Trout
Photo Credit: Capt Kirk portocarrero

by Kirk Portocarrero

Well i called it I had a feeling i was going to do it any day .I have been fishing fast yesterday and today I slowed things down to 2 also switched to my old favorites my biggest browns have always been caught on j plugs and rapalas  j11 brokenbacks at 11am we hooked and landed a 13 .5 monster brown by a 8 year old young fishermen and are 2nd brown was 7.8 pounds  we continued  fishing and landed and released 2 other big females  .Ive been guiding on this lake since I  was 24 and have never seen it this good for browns in years past i would pick up 10 to 15 browns a year but this is fantastic   .I try to practice catch and release but most people have even seen a big brown trout . Remember slow troll big fish big fish do  not want to take alot of energy to chase something down .If your ready for a guided trip would love to have you on my boat thanks again1800 670 4448 or cell at 530 515 5951 thanks kirk 

Captain Kirk Portocarrero is a full-time, professional fishing guide and outfitter, solely, for 29 years straight, owner & operator of Northern California's Kirk started at age 15, in the salmon fishing industry in SF and then migrating to Northern California, with a team of 5 guides working for him. He is on the water at least 300 days a year, and his expertise is like none other, providing top of line guide services and equipment, ensuring a successful day of fishing. Specializing Northern California and Southern Oregon fishing for salmon, trout, and steelhead. Call (800) 670-4448 to get in on the action.

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