Mad River in Great Shape

Mad River - Arcata, CA

by Kenny Priest

The river is in great shape, and quite a few fish are being caught reports Justin Kelly of RMI Outdoors. “The river has about two and a half feet of visibility as of Wednesday, and there’s fish spread throughout the river. The heaviest concentration of anglers is near the hatchery, where they’re mostly catching hatchery fish. Between the hatchery and the pumping station, there’s been more wild fish caught. Roe, soft beads and Spin-N-Glo’s have been the top producers. With more rain coming Friday, the Mad is predicted to blow out late Friday night.” Kelly added.

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