Sacramento River - Lower, California Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Sacramento River - Lower, California Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Sacramento River is currently Just OK

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:
Wild Waters Fly Fishing

Water flow: 3300cfs

Visibility: 36 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 52 Degrees F

Water condition: Stained

Best time of day to fish: all day

Best stretch: Redding

Best access point: posse grounds

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

BWO and caddis

Fish species: Trout

Fishing season: Year Round

Nearest airport: Redding Muni Airport (RDD)

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Sacramento River Description

Starting below Keswick Dam the Lower Sacramento is the largest tailwater fishery in Northern California. This spectacular body of water fishes good all year thanks to the temperature regulated flows. Known as a wild rainbow trout fishery this river also supports populations of both King and Chinook Salmon, Steelhead, Smallmouth Bass, Sturgeon, Striped Bass, and multiple species of both rough and forage fish. ...

Techniques & Tips

Most fish are being caught under a strike indicator.

7-Day Forecast

Great unless windy

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