Nor Cal Fishing News




California Elk Plan Draft Now Available for Public Comment

by CDFW
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has released a draft of the Statewide Elk Conservation and Management Plan for public review and comment. The plan provides guidance and direction to help set priorities for elk management efforts statewide. “This draft plan
(More...) (Wednesday, November 22, 2017)

Truckee River Fly Fishing Report

by MATT KOLES / Gilligan's Fly Service
Higher flows and pretty awesome winter fishing on the Truckee River. In fact, it was very very good this last weekend. Flows from the heavy rain went from 310 cfs, to about 2000 cfs, here in the Hirsch. 2000 k ain’t
(More...) (Monday, November 20, 2017)

Trinity River steelhead fishing!

by JEFF GOODWIN / Jeff Goodwin Guide Service
I had an opportunity to spend a day on the Trinity River fishing for steelhead today and I'm glad I did!  I fished with local fishing guides Todd LeBoeuf and Lou Hubert.  I don't guide the Trinity river so I
(More...) (Monday, November 20, 2017)

Convict Lake Resort Fish Report

by CONVICT LAKE STAFF / Convict Lake Resort
AMBUSH AT THE LAKE DERBY RESULTS ARE IN! Thank you to all the anglers who participated. It was a very successful derby. I hope everyone enjoyed their time on the lake. We had 315 anglers entered into the Round Up At The Lake Derby. There were 117 anglers that
(More...) (Monday, November 20, 2017)

Lights out!!!!

by KIRK PORTOCARRERO / SacRiverGuide.com
Justin is knocking out limits of trinity Stealhead  everyday  best fishing in a long time we are drifinh 8 miles a day call us for trips  1800 670 4448
(More...) (Monday, November 20, 2017)

Saturday Steelhead action catch it!!

by SCOTT CALDWELL / SC Guide Service
This past Saturday the Klamath river produced Steelhead firsts. Sean brought his buddy Ken and Kens 11 year old daughter Emma up for some Saturday Steelhead action and the Klamath did  not disappoint. Everyone was smiling by the end the day
(More...) (Sunday, November 19, 2017)

Striped Bass

by TOM ZIZZO / Wild Wave Sportfishing
Another great weekend of Striped Bass.
(More...) (Sunday, November 19, 2017)

Trolling for Shasta Lake Trophy Trout

by JEFF GOODWIN / Jeff Goodwin Guide Service
The Optimizer Spoon It's no secret that Shasta Lake holds a big population of trophy trout such as rainbows and German Browns.  Every year a good number of big rainbow trout in the 5-7 pound range are caught and the same
(More...) (Sunday, November 19, 2017)

Donner lake fishing report

by SHAUN RAINSBARGER‎ / Shaun's Guide Service
Had some trips in between, but really nothing to speak of! Big fish time is finally here!
(More...) (Saturday, November 18, 2017)

As good as it gets...living the dream on the Happy Hooker!

by JONATHON SMITH / Happy Hooker Sportfishing
Wow. Not much else we can say....38 people today and we landed 32 lings with limits of rockfish and limits of crab!! This boat was teeming with life! 
(More...) (Friday, November 17, 2017)

Don Castro Fishing Report

by EAST BAY REGIONAL PARK DISTRICT
GENERAL CONDITIONS Don Castro received its first trout plant of the season the week of November 6th, and we are already receiving photos of fisherman hooking up with them! With another trout plant next week, fishing should continue to improve!
(More...) (Friday, November 17, 2017)