Nor Cal Fishing News

Best Striped Bass Run In A Decade Is Happening NOW!!!!

by MIKE RASMUSSEN / Mikes Guide Service
     The morning chatter at Kittles Outdoor & Sports ( ) in Colusa, Ca has revolved around the non stop striper action taking place in Northern California this year. Including the Sacramento and Feather Rivers. As striped bass
(More...) (Tuesday, April 25, 2017)

SLR is Ready to Go!

Silver Lake Resort in June Lake is ready to go!  The CDFW stocked the lake today.  And then at 5 PM we got stocked again with the trophy trout.  The 2017 Trout Opener is only days away! Here are a few
(More...) (Tuesday, April 25, 2017)

Jack and Jill had a collision…

by DON STEC / My Outdoor Buddy
I’ll call them “Jack & Jill”; they were the cutest young couple. I would guess they were about 20 years old, plus or minus. They were recently married and had just started to make a life together. Unfortunately one of
(More...) (Tuesday, April 25, 2017)

The San Lorenzo River and its crucial fish habitat

Flow has long shaped the relationship between Santa Cruz, California, and the San Lorenzo River , which runs through the city. The memorable "Christmas Flood" of 1955 sent 10 feet of water surging through downtown Santa Cruz, and prompted the construction of flood control
(More...) (Tuesday, April 25, 2017)

Glory Hole Fishing Report

Water Conditions New Melones Lake is currently holding 1,980,930 acre feet. The lake level came up six feet this past week and should continue to rise throughout the spring months. It is currently at 1050 ft. above sea level and 38
(More...) (Monday, April 24, 2017)

Delta Fishing Report

Well after two consecutive days of fishing on the Delta I still have no clue. Friday the 21st was a bit chilly and breezy with predicted highs around 78 degrees. It took a while but about 1pm it really warmed
(More...) (Monday, April 24, 2017)

Limits of Striped Bass

by MIKE RESCINO / Lovely Martha Sportfishing
Captain Mike Rescino called in late this afternoon with an update from the Lovely Martha out of Fisherman’s Wharf.  Today we had 13 anglers on a 1/2 day trip catch 26 Striped Bass (limits).  We hooked well over 200 fish
(More...) (Monday, April 24, 2017)

Spiny Lobster Report Cards Due by April 30

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) reminds 2016-2017 Spiny Lobster Report Card holders to submit online or return their cards by April 30, 2017, as required by law. The cards must be reported even if no lobsters were
(More...) (Monday, April 24, 2017)

Striper Limits at 8 AM

by JAY YOKOMIZO / New Huck Finn Sportfishing
Captain Jay Yokomizo sent us a text message around 8:15 AM. Captain Jay said, "We caught 20 limits of Striped Bass by 8 AM this morning. We are now on the hunt for Halibut"
(More...) (Monday, April 24, 2017)

San Pablo Fishing Report

Lake Conditions Lake Level: 309.4 Surface Temp: 61 degrees Fish Plant: We planted 1,200 lbs of Mt Lassen Trout on 4-19-17. Fish Tales Mark Hall and Rick Mckinley of Benicia caught 2 trout weighing 3 lbs each using ball park hotdogs fishing
(More...) (Sunday, April 23, 2017)

J&M Update

The staff from J&M Sportfishing in Monterey, CA checked in tonight with an update from the fishing grounds. Today we had 4 Salmon today for 5 anglers on the Sur Randy today with Captain JJ. The Chubasco brought in
(More...) (Sunday, April 23, 2017)