VOL . 41 • ISS . 19
December 9 , 2022
SUPER HOLIDAY SHOPPING SPREE at WILLFISH TACKLE in Auburn
Willfish Tackle in Auburn is celebrating Christmas and the Holidays by offering a
tremendous Holiday Shopping Spree to it ’ s customers . From Tuesday December 2oth through Satturday December 24th , EVERYTHING IN THE STORE IS ON SALE !! All merchandise in stock will be at least 10 % Off , and many items up to 30 % Off for these 4 days . Now is the time to buy that name brand rod or reel that rarely goes on sale . WillFish has a great selection of fishing rods , reels , lures , monofilament and braided line , downriggers and accessories , dodgers , nets , hooks , sinkers , and much more that will make great stocking stuffers for the fisherman or fisherwoman in your life . name brands like Daiwa , Quantum , Shimano , Abu
Garcia , Phoenix , G Loomis , Okuma , Lamiglas , Seeker and many more . Owner Craig Newton specializes in having the tackle needed for catching fish in Northern California from the saltwater to the Sierra , in lakes , streams , rivers and the Delta . He is an ardent fisherman and he specializes in having all the right gear for
our particular area and fishery that folks are looking for . The 10 % TO 30 % OFF Sale will have special Holiday Hours . Tuesday to Friday from 10 am to 6 pm , and Christmas Eve they will be open from 9 am to Noon . See them at 11954 Masters Court in Auburn , or call 530-887- 0839 for more information .
The trout planting season is in full swing in urban ponds and lakes in the Sacramento , Stockton and San Francisco Bay areas , as well at Camanche , Amador and Collins lakes . Over 500 anglers enjoyed sunny , mild fall weather while participating in the 38th Annual Trout Bout , hosted by San Joaquin County Parks and Recreation and the Delta Fly Fishers , at Oak Grove Regional Park on Saturday . Nov . 19 . Bee Xiong of Elk Grove won first place in the adult division of the bout by bagging this 8-pound , 11.6-ounce rainbow trout . He was fishing a white Power Egg with garlic scent on an ultralight rod with 2-pound test line when he hooked the fish .
Photo by Dan Bacher
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