Good Sacramento River fishing continues!

Sacramento River - CA

Photo Credit: JGGS Fishing Team.

by Jeff Goodwin
5-25-2020
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Captain Justin Thompson checked in today and reports some pretty good catch and release trout fishing on the Sacramento River in Redding.  Flows are steady at 8,000 cfs but look to be bumping up to 9,000 on Thursday.  With the Redding heat this week, spending a day on the river is a great option.  We normally see temps hover around 10 degrees below temps elsewhere and away from the cool river flows.  Todays client came to fish with us with a goal of getting his son exposed to some great fishing.  They had a great time and our young guest today did a great job catching numerous rainbow trout without ant assistance.  Most of the day was spend drifting egg presentations, but recently the trout have been biting fly patterns as well.  Look for fishing to improve this week with an increase in flows.  Come on out, the fishing will be great!  Thank you!

Capt. Jeff G. 


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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