Shasta Cascade Wonderland Association
Weekly Fishing Report 12/5/13-12/12/13
Baum Lake – Fishermen are reporting pretty good fishing this week. The word from fishermen is December is a great month for this lake. With cloudy skies and rain fishing is favorable. Courtesy of The Fly Shop
Fall River –The 2013 fishing season is closed but will reopen Saturday April 26th 2014.
Feather River – Sorry no update from last week. Still hearing reports of fair catches
with many methods, such as bait fishing, trolling and casting. Fishermen report that
stripers have been caught here recently. Courtesy of MyOutDoorBuddy.Com
Frenchman’s Lake – Reports from fishermen are saying this is a good week for catching rainbows. We hear night crawlers and power bait were helpful. Fishermen say the late morning was a good time to catch fish. Courtesy of Wiggins Trading Post
Hat Creek –Hat Creek is closed for the 2013 season. Opening day 2014 is Saturday April 26th.
Keswick Reservoir –Reports by fishermen say that the reservoir has been fair. Getting a guide might be helpful in catching rainbows and brown trout because it can be very tough. Reports are the releases out of Shasta Dam have been consistent. Courtesy of The Fly Shop
Klamath River -The fishermen are reporting fair catches this week. We hear you can expect an adult steelhead and maybe a few smaller ones. The rain is needed to help catch the fish. The fish should still be biting through March Courtesy of The Fly Shop
Lake Almanor – Fishermen are still reporting catching some rainbows and browns both through bank fishing and trolling. Courtesy of Fish Sniffer
Lake Davis – No news this week. The reports have been there are many weeds on the surface making it difficult to catch the trout. Courtesy of Nor Cal Fishing News
Lake McCumberCourtesy of The Fly ShopFishing has really slowed down this time of year. The colder weather is moving in and that means colder water. The reports are the fish don’t seem to like it. Spring is a better time to fish this lake.
Lake Oroville – Reports are coming in from fishermen that bass fishing has been pretty good with some surprise of how many salmon have been caught while bass fishing. Courtesy of fishhound.com
Lewiston Lake –Even with lowering water, fishermen are reporting that the lake is doing fairly well. The word from anglers is the A.M. hours are best. Courtesy of The Fly shop
Manzanita Lake –No change from last week. Fishermen are reporting catching a few fish off the top. The water is cold and getting the fish to bite is proving difficult. Watch carefully for where you can and can't fish. Make sure you inquire at the park entrance. Courtesy of The Fly Shop
McCloud River- Sorry the 2013 season is closed. It will resume for fishing on Saturday April 26th 2014 .
Pit River –Fishermen are still pleased with the river this week. We are hearing that the best time to catch is late morning into the afternoon. This river is pretty remote so please be prepared in case a cold front moves in on you. Courtesy of The Fly Shop
Sacramento River (Lower) – Fishermen report some of the nicest Rainbows come from this river in the winter months. The lower water line is great for wading and reports are that fishing has been good this week. Courtesy of The Fly Shop
Sacramento River (Upper) –. Reports are fishing has been fair. Fishermen are reporting getting some catches from rainbows feeding off the surface. We hear the best fishing is towards Dunsmuir. Courtesy of The Fly Shop
Shasta Lake – The reports this week are coming in of good bass fishing from the shore line out to about 30 feet. Fishermen are saying that mud pie tubes and green pumpkin senkos are working well. Courtesy of Phil’s Propeller
Trinity Lake – Fishermen are reporting that catching steelhead has been tricky this week. Some are catching a couple fish, while others catch nothing at all. Courtesy of Fish Trinity Lake
Trinity River –Fishermen are reporting that catching steelhead has been tricky this week. While some have caught a couple others have had no luck at all.. Courtesy of The Fly Shop
Whiskeytown Lake. Best Time to fish this lake fishermen are saying is between 9:30 a.m. and 11: 30 a.m. Remember to adjust these times based on barometric pressure, and weather changes. Courtesy of Hook & Bullet.
Portola Tree Lighting and Light Parade
Friday, Dec 6, 2013
Annual Graeagle Holiday Festival
Saturday, Dec 7, 2013
Santa Train WP Railroad Museum
Saturday, Dec 7, 2013