Fishing Report for the Lake Almanor Basin and neighboring waters.

Alot of water this year should make an outstanding season!

Date: 4/6/2017
 Winter is here.

Thanks Tom



Lakes

Lake Almanor - the center piece of our waters.  Trout, small and large mouth bass.

 LOCATION

Lake surface temps are high 40's,  lake is in great shape, very full. Trout are starting to bite on pond smelt and midges. Bass are off points and rock piles.

 

 

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Butt Valley Reservoir - situated above Lake Almanor

LOCATION

Full and road is open power house is closed until end of May. 

 

 

 

 

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Eagle Lake - a popular destination for the famous Eagle Lake Trout.

LOCATION
 

Eagle Lake: Lake is coming up and Pine creek is running at high levels. Should be a good opener Memorial weekend.

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Private Waters - Lassen Meadows - a private ranch minutes from the shop in Chester, CA.  Special entrance fee and guiding required.  Ideal for all experience anglers.

 PRIVATE
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Upper Lakes -Snowded in. 

 LOCATIONS

 

 
Antelope Lake - high above Taylorsville.  LOCATION
Road open no reports yet.
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Walker Lake aka Mountain Meadows Reservoir
 LOCATION
Good shape.
 

 

Streams

Upper Feather River and Warner Creek- the beginning of our watershed with many feeder springs and streams. Early evening guiding avaialble.

 

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Yellow Creek - A remote stream accessed from the West side of Lake Almanor.

Closed.

 

Deer Creek Closed.

 
Goodrich Creek - Closed.  
Hamilton Branch - Fish  at lake level. Creek is closed.  
Mill Creek - Closed.  
Susan River -Closed.  

 PLEASE PRACTICE CATCH AND RELEASE 

PLEASE TRY TO  PICK UP TRASH,  KEEP THE  ALMANOR BASIN CLEAN.