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CDFW Offering Holiday Apprentice Youth Waterfowl Hunt at Grizzly Island Wildlife Area in Solano County

by CDFW
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) is offering a special apprentice youth waterfowl hunt at the Grizzly Island Wildlife Area in Solano County on Wednesday, Dec. 27 – a rare, midweek hunt for young hunters during their holiday break from
(More...) (Friday, December 15, 2017)

Why Do I Need to Report the Number of Days I Hunted?

by CARRIE WILSON / California Department of Fish and Game
Question: Why does the deer harvest report questionnaire ask about the number of days spent hunting? Why is this question important? What is the purpose of this information? (A.J.) Answer: Your timing is perfect, as the deer tag reporting deadline of Jan. 31
(More...) (Thursday, December 14, 2017)

Donner lake fishing report

by SHAUN RAINSBARGER‎ / Shaun's Guide Service
Little Macs weren't biting today like Wednesday. We got 2 out of 6 hits. 
(More...) (Friday, December 1, 2017)

Donner lake fishing report

by SHAUN RAINSBARGER‎ / Shaun's Guide Service
Great return clients got 10 in the boat, released 4. Sportsmen!!
(More...) (Wednesday, November 29, 2017)

Upper Owens River 11/27/17

by TOM LOE / Sierra Drifters Guide Service
Holding steady at 67 cfs here. More fish have recently entered higher into the river and spread out. Targeting the deeper pools and undercut banks have given up some nice sized fish. You will see rising fish throughout the day
(More...) (Monday, November 27, 2017)

Middle Owens River (Bishop Area) 11/27/17

by TOM LOE / Sierra Drifters Guide Service
398 cfs seems to be the general flow rate as of late. Some bigger fish have been making a showing recently along with some good numbers of school sized fish. We have been fishing our sink tip lines and pulling
(More...) (Monday, November 27, 2017)

Hot Creek 11/27/17

by TOM LOE / Sierra Drifters Guide Service
Flows now at 16 cfs. Water conditions are very good for this time of year. No snow or ice present at this time.  Smaller nymphs like Assassins and FB PT’s still working with small indicators or dry flies (high vis
(More...) (Monday, November 27, 2017)

East Walker River Fish Report

by TOM LOE / Sierra Drifters Guide Service
Flows here are now at 50 cfs. This place has not stopped giving up fish. These rascals have been eager to take flies as they get ready for the approaching winter. Go with 4X tippets in the faster water sections
(More...) (Monday, November 27, 2017)

Bridgeport Reservoir Fish Report

by TOM LOE / Sierra Drifters Guide Service
The reservoir is now closed until 4/28/18.
(More...) (Monday, November 27, 2017)

Convict Lake Resort Fish Report

by CONVICT LAKE STAFF / Convict Lake Resort
AMBUSH AT THE LAKE DERBY RESULTS ARE IN! Thank you to all the anglers who participated. It was a very successful derby. I hope everyone enjoyed their time on the lake. We had 315 anglers entered into the Round Up At The Lake Derby. There were 117 anglers that
(More...) (Monday, November 20, 2017)

Truckee River Fly Fishing Report

by MATT KOLES / Gilligan's Fly Service
Higher flows and pretty awesome winter fishing on the Truckee River. In fact, it was very very good this last weekend. Flows from the heavy rain went from 310 cfs, to about 2000 cfs, here in the Hirsch. 2000 k ain’t
(More...) (Monday, November 20, 2017)

East Fork Carson River California Side

by DOUG BUSEY / Carson Now
Although it is closed for the season. I had to give a big shout out to Peggy Bristol from Wellington Nevada. Over the summer I have seen some nice photo's from this fellow angler. And with the closing of the
(More...) (Thursday, November 16, 2017)

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