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Central Valley Rivers

American River (fresh water river)
Updated 2014-01-29 22:07:29

So low an emergency closure is being proposed.

Previous Report: 2014-01-15 20:43:01   Previous Report: 2014-01-08 21:29:02   Previous Report: 2013-11-13 18:20:11   Previous Report: 2013-11-07 13:13:34   Previous Report: 2013-10-23 16:00:36  

Feather River (fresh water river)
Updated 2014-04-23 21:47:50

Feather is very low. Beer Can Beach and Shanghai holds striped bass and some are caught each morning and evening. Johnson’s Bait & Tackle (530) 674-1912

Previous Report: 2014-04-09 21:00:46   Previous Report: 2014-04-03 05:29:07   Previous Report: 2014-03-26 21:54:11   Previous Report: 2014-03-19 20:48:23   Previous Report: 2014-03-12 20:35:48  

Sacramento River (Colusa) (fresh water river)
Updated 2014-04-23 21:48:55

Striper anglers are getting a fish per rod, picking on scattered pods of fish. Most stripers have spawned and moved downstream. S Kittle’s (530) 458-4868; Johnson’s Bait & Tackle (530) 674-1912

Previous Report: 2014-04-09 21:01:45   Previous Report: 2014-04-03 05:30:12   Previous Report: 2014-03-26 21:54:57   Previous Report: 2014-03-19 20:49:17   Previous Report: 2014-03-12 20:36:37  

Sacramento River (Red Bluff to Chico) (fresh water river)
Updated 2014-01-22 21:15:48

Trout fishing has been decent near Chico. Juvenile steelhead from the Coleman hatchery in the eight to 16 inch class are in the area and taking dry flies. Fish First (530) 343-8300

Previous Report: 2013-11-27 16:46:43   Previous Report: 2013-11-13 18:24:45   Previous Report: 2013-11-07 13:14:24   Previous Report: 2013-10-30 21:27:09   Previous Report: 2013-10-23 16:02:18  

Sacramento River (Sacramento) (fresh water river)
Updated 2014-04-23 21:49:41

The first burst of shad are in the Freeport area. Red or chartreuse shad darts will work. Stripers bite sardines or pile worms. Striped bass are scattered from Freeport to downtown Sacramento. Freeport Bait (916) 665-1935

Previous Report: 2014-04-09 21:02:14   Previous Report: 2014-04-03 05:30:55   Previous Report: 2014-03-12 20:37:24   Previous Report: 2014-03-05 21:23:09   Previous Report: 2014-02-26 21:36:15  

San Joaquin River (fresh water river)
Updated 2013-10-30 21:28:32

Stripers are gorging on shad from the mouth of the Mokelumne to the Antioch Bridge. Anglers have reported 100 fish days while spooning over balls of bait.  Don Paganelli (916) 502-3474, http://www.guidebass.net

Previous Report: 2012-09-26 20:14:47   Previous Report: 2012-08-30 07:16:43   Previous Report: 2012-08-16 13:27:50   Previous Report: 2012-05-16 20:50:05   Previous Report: 2012-05-09 21:30:47  

Yuba River (fresh water river)
Updated 2014-03-05 21:23:28

High, muddy and unfishable.

Previous Report: 2014-02-26 21:37:02   Previous Report: 2014-02-19 21:55:32   Previous Report: 2014-01-22 21:14:24   Previous Report: 2013-07-31 19:35:49   Previous Report: 2013-07-24 22:34:28  



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