The famed Upper Sacramento River is located just thirty miles north of Redding. This rich freestone stream is known for it’s breathtaking scenery and acrobatic, wild rainbows. The Upper Sac is a classic freestone that is open year-round. This is an incredibly healthy river with strong hatches of various types of mayflies, stoneflies and caddis. The fall through spring seasons on the Upper Sac is when you have your best shot at a true trophy rainbow. Anglers travel from all over the globe to wade the banks of this legendary stream and casts flies in the shadow of Mt Shasta.