October 2016 Archives - AC Fly Fishing - Lower Sacramento River Fly Fishing
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October 2016

Last Minute Opening – October 28th

Fall fishing is in full swing right now on the Lower Sac. I just had a trip cancel for this coming Friday, October 28th. A little wet weather on the forecast this week should keep the fishing good. We have some of our very best fishing in the Fall during those rainy days. We've seen some a lot of quality fish hit the net the past few days.. Jump on it if you want to get in on some of the Fall goodness that the Sac has to offer. More Photos here. [caption id="attachment_51028" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] DCIM101GOPROGOPR1649.[/caption]...

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October Update

The highly anticipated "egg drop" has yet to really happen this Fall. There are VERY FEW Salmon in the system this year.. Which shouldn't be much of a surprise when you consider the reckless water management that has occurred over the past 5 years. You cant't leave salmon redds, loaded with eggs, a foot out of water every year and expect to see salmon return to the river. There is a myriad of problems these fish face but dewatering active spawning redds is at the heart of these issues. It's really unfortunate that the agriculture demand downstream influences our flows without any consideration for keeping a semi-healthy run of anadromous fish.  With that being said we have still had some great fishing on the Lower Sac. The big Caddis hatches...

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