Tag Archives: Fishing Report

New Steelhead Guides & Rogue River Fishing Report

Kait square

Rogue River Despite the low returns of steelhead to west coast rivers this season, the Rogue River is fishing as well as we’ve ever seen.  The fly fishing only regulations opened a week ago and conclude at the end of October.  With ideal water temps in the 50’s, some recent showers that cleared the air […]

Fly Fishing Guide’s report: McCloud, Upper and Lower Sac, Klamath & Hat Creek

Deschutes Redband dry fly magic

May 27th Flows on rivers in the Shadow of Shasta have fallen and the weather is perfect with the biggest hatches of the season just days away.  The famed Golden Stone and Salmonfly hatches are just beginning to show with a host of Mayflies, Sallies, and Caddis numbers increasing daily.  This past week I have […]

Guides report: Summertime fly fishing in the shadow of Shasta


The Blackberries are ripe, the weather is perfect (no local fires), the trout are fat and feisty and solitude is easy to find. We recommend you join us soon!  To help you take advantage of the great local fishing we are offering a group special.  Bring family or friends and hire two guides for a […]

A Guide’s Report: Fly Fishing in the Shadow of Shasta, May 2014

Paul McCloud dry fly Rainbow

With low, ideal flows and perfect weather we are experiencing fantastic fly fishing in Northern California on all of our trout fisheries.   With the peak of our biggest hatches of the year just days away, we only expect the fishing to get better.  Salmonflies, Goldenstones, Mayflies big and small, as well as multiple hatches of […]

Shasta area spring fly fishing report: Guide’s update

Larry pleased with one of many trophy trout on a another magical day on the Lower Sac

April 27-May 9th The opening weeks of the fly fishing season on streams in the shadow of Shasta have been silly good.  Conditions could not have been better, Dogwood trees, Indian Rhubarb, Shasta and Tiger Lilies are in full bloom (much earlier than usual) and local rivers are clear with flows we haven’t seen this […]

Fly fishing guide report: Klamath, Trinity & Sacramento Rivers

Lower Sacramento River fly fishing guide Anthony Carruesco poses a trophy Lower Sacramento River Rainbow

Shasta Trout Fly Fishing guides winter report December 2012, January 2013 For those willing to brave the elements, fly fishing in Northern California has been fair to good.  A series of cold storms blew through over the last month bringing frigid temperatures and ample precipitation.  While the fishing on the Klamath River remained consistently good, […]

Fall fly fishing guide’s report for Northern California

Trinity River fly fishing guide Jeremy Baker with an early season Steelhead

Indian summer is lingering in the shadow of Shasta, with ripe juicy blackberries lining the banks. The colors on the leaves are changing, and daytime temps have cooled only a bit as the fishing is turning hot.  Salmon are showing on the Lower Sacramento, Trinity and Klamath Rivers and the egg bite for trophy Trout […]