Fish Sniffer On Demand Digital Edition 3815 July 5-19 2019 - Page 23
VOL.38 • ISS. 15
QUARRY LAKES/ SHADOW CLIFFS
Channel catfish action is also perking up
with the warmer weather and catfish plants.
“Jack caught that whopper from his boat
using a Rainbow Runner in the front of
“The next largest trout weighed six
pounds, one ounce and the next weighed
four pounds. The other four trout weighed
between one and two pounds. He caught
all of the rest of the trout from his boat
using a rainbow runner off the back side
of the Peninsula.,” noted Sullivan.
Lawrence of San Jose caught his limit
on trout - the largest weighing six-and-
a-quarter pounds. He was fishing from
the peninsula and with Mice Tails. Erwin
caught a five-and-a-half pound trout from
Fisherman’s Row using PowerBait.
The park district stocked 750 pounds of
channel cats in the lake the week of June
Just ask Harley of Fremont, who caught
an eight-pound catfish from the fishing
pier with a worm. Six-year old Roman also
caught a six-and-three-quarters-pound
catfish while soaking anchovies from the
In Shadow Cliffs Reservoir, the weather
has been hot and has slowed trout fishing.
“As the temperatures continue to increase
through the summer, the remaining trout
will head for deep, cold water, so you will
need to either be in a boat or fishing in
deep water to get to them.” Sullivan added.
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RANCHO SECO LAKE
Bass, Crappie and Redear
Sunfish Lead Summer
HERALD – The surface water
temperature at Rancho Seco Lake is
now too warm to plant rainbow trout,
but plants will resume this fall during the
week of October 28 when 500 pounds
of trophy rainbows will be stocked in
To see the plant schedule, go
recreational-area. A total of 6500 pounds
of trout will have been planted by the
end of this year.
Florida-strain largemouth bass,
redear sunfish, crappie and bluegill
are now available for anglers on the
lake. Anglers nail the bass while using
Huddleston and other rainbow trout
swimbaits, Senkos, swimbaits, plastic
worms, spinnerbaits and jigs.
For redear sunfish, crappie and
bluegill, anglers should fish small jigs,
redworms and mealworms around
structure and weedbeds.
Rancho Seco Recreational Area
is a 400-acre park overflowing with
recreational opportunities including
camping, boating, fishing, swimming and
Allyse boated a beastly rainbow while fishing
The 160-acre lake is fed by the Folsom at Lake Almanor on June 8.
South Canal and is a great year-round
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work great,” Bogue continue.
- Dan Bacher
We are really getting excited about
the salmon season up here. The fishing
in the ocean has been really good, so
I’m thinking the river fishing is going to
be pretty exciting this year. The river
season will get started on July 16. If you
Rainbows Smash Lures!
want to fish during the opening week of
REDDING - The Sacramento River
the season, give me a call as spots are
below Redding is kicking out a lot of trout
starting to fill,” Bogue related.
right now. The average fish goes about 15
When it comes to hooking salmon on the
inches and 20 plus inchers are showing
Sacramento River, Mike Bogue of Mike
Bogue’s Guide Service and Robert Weese
“It’s been really good for both numbers
of Northern California Guide Service
and bigger rainbows right now,” said Mike
are top hands. To reach them dial the
Bogue of Mike Bogue’s Guide Service.
following numbers: Robert Weese (530)
“I always have bait aboard the boat, but
755-7196. Mike Bogue, (530) 246-8457.
I haven’t used much of it recently because
the plug bite has been so good. We are
getting both numbers of fish and big fish
on Yakima Bait Mag Lip 2.5 plugs. The
size and action of these plugs seems to
RIO VISTA AREA
be just about perfect
Smallmouth Bass Hitting in
for the trout right now
and the rainbows are
Steamboat and Miner Sloughs
really slamming them.
FREEPORT – Striped bass in the
I’ve been running a
Delta has slowed down, while anglers
lot of silver patterns
are picking up increasing numbers of
and they continue to
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