Nor Cal Fishing News

Eureka salmon bite was on FIRE today!!

by MARC SCHMIDT / Coastline Fishing Charters
We had 12 fish by 815 this morning just outside the bay. I was going to take tomorrow off but I will run another trip tomorrow if I get 4 people to commit by 8pm tonight. Call if you want
(More...) (Monday, July 25, 2016)

Lake Falling

by TOM LOE / Sierra Drifters Guide Service
The blue algae bloom is peaking & should be decreasing in the near future. The lake level is now falling quickly due to high releases on the Middle Owens. The submerged aquatic weeds are now protruding making the deeper weed
(More...) (Monday, July 25, 2016)

San Pablo Reservoir Fishing Report

by SAN PABLO RESERVOIR STAFF / East Bay Municipal District
Trout Fishing I did not see any trout come in this week. All though while standing on the shoreline a Bald Eagle dropped one right in front of one or our regulars Mike today 7-24-16. Cat fishing The catfish were
(More...) (Sunday, July 24, 2016)

Lovely Martha Salmon Report

by MIKE RESCINO / Lovely Martha Sportfishing
Captain Mike Rescino checked in from the Lovely Martha. Ttoday our 20 anglers caught 12 salmon to 25lbs!!! We lost some fish and we even had a GREAT WHITE SHARK that tried to take one of our fish, luckily
(More...) (Saturday, July 23, 2016)

Convict Lake Fishing Report

by CONVICT LAKE STAFF / Convict Lake Resort
With the temps heating up, it's a great time to troll. Most fish and especially the larger fish have been holding deeper in the lake. If you have trolling rod and reel with lead core line, go down at 6-8
(More...) (Saturday, July 23, 2016)

Sentinel-Herald Fish Report

by ALLEN BUSHNELL / Santa Cruz Sentinel
If you could only fish Monterey Bay once per year, this coming week might be a good time to do so. Though salmon season is closed as of last Friday, fishing for other varied species has been good and is
(More...) (Friday, July 22, 2016)

Eureka boats finding salmon close to home

by KENNY PRIEST / Fishing the North Coast
Haven’t seen your neighbor’s boat in the driveway lately? Co-workers not showing up to work or calling in sick? I’m pretty sure I know where they are. The red-hot salmon bite that’s happening inside Humboldt Bay and at the entrance
(More...) (Friday, July 22, 2016)

Bass Tub Report

by ERIK ANFINSON / Bass Tub Sportfishing
Captain Erik Anfinson called in from the Bass Tub out of San Francisco, CA. Today we had 17 anglers catch 21 Striped Bass, 11 Lingcod, 85 Rockfish and 1 California Halibut. We have a charter tomorrow but have plenty of
(More...) (Friday, July 22, 2016)

Truckee River Update

by MATT KOLES / Gilligan's Fly Service
Summers rolling right along. Good flows on the Truckee River and Little Truckee River, warm weather, and good consistent fishing. Looks like we’ll have another heat wave to get through and than maybe a monsoonal flow, thunderstorms next week, something we
(More...) (Friday, July 22, 2016)

Farallon Islands Update

by CAPTAIN JON YOKOMIZO / Sea Wolf Sportfishing
Captain Jon Yokomizo checked in from the Sea Wolf out of Emeryville, cA. Today the Sea Wolf fished the Farallon Islands in near flat calm weather today with tons of fish on the meter that wouldn't bite. We ended
(More...) (Thursday, July 21, 2016)

Salmon to 27 pounds

by JARED DAVIS / Salty Lady
Captain Jared Davis checked in from the Salty Lady out of Sausalito, CA. Today we caught 18 Salmon for 15 anglers. Really nice grade - 14/15lb up to 27lb. We have spots for Mon, Tues and Thurs next week. Don't
(More...) (Thursday, July 21, 2016)