We have had some crazy nice weather the past few weeks here in Northern California. Daytime temperatures in Redding have been in the mid-70's. The shorts and flip flops have been busted out and we've been spending days floating the Lower Sac with gobs of sunscreen on. The trout fishing has been very good some days and a bit tougher on others. I've found the best bite in the afternoon and usually lasting until dark.. so there hasn't been much of a need to get out there very early. The hatches have been pretty sparse during the past week - I think the bugs are a bit confused by this weather. As badly as we need rain to fall, there's not much we can do about it besides getting out...
THE LOWER SACRAMENTO RIVER
The Lower Sacramento River has been fishing WELL - especially considering the low (3,000 cfs) clear water conditions . There are some winter salmon on redds in certain spots of the river which has kept the egg on the menu along with midges and various mayflies. We've even seen some decent PMD hatches lately on the warmer days, which the trout have been all over. The little front that moved through late last week sparked a few days of excellent trout fishing. The lower floats below Anderson have continued to kick out at least a couple steelhead each float down there, along with plenty of trout. The best part about being out on the water recently is that there have been virtually NO OTHER BOATS on the...
Join me and the Alaska's Angling Addiction team this spring as we host a 3 week steelhead camp on Prince of Wales Island. This is a steelhead adventure of a lifetime that will take you into some of the most remote and wild steelhead locations on the planet. The dates for the camp are as follows:
April 27-May 3
Check out this awesome video below to get a taste of what your P.O.W. Steelhead adventure will consist of. If at all interested, please email me or call for more information on this steelhead adventure of a lifetime!!