Fishing Report for the Lake Almanor Basin and neighboring waters.

Alot of water this year should make an outstanding season!

Date: 8/16/2017
 

Thanks Tom



Lakes

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

 LOCATION

Lake is in great shape and very full. Big Rainbows and browns are in cold water. Fish around spring and river mouths. Mayfly and caddis are the main Hatch.

 

 

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Butt Valley Reservoir - situated above Lake Almanor

LOCATION

Power house is open has been running and fish are on main channel, Pond smelt are working. Main lake is warming up and level has been changing.

 

 

 

 

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

LOCATION
 

Eagle Lake: Slow with warm weather.

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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
 CLOSED until LABOR DAY.  Lassen_Meadows_11.jpg

Upper Lakes -Carter lake Echo and Silver lake open and good reports.

 LOCATIONS

 

 
Antelope Lake - high above Taylorsville.  LOCATION
Indian creek is t a good level and fishing well. Antelope is full and improving.
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Walker Lake aka Mountain Meadows Reservoir
 LOCATION
Good shape. 147 to clear creek closed all summer due to bridge reconstuction.
 

 

Streams

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

 

 RIVER IS a bit HIGH below high bridge FISHING IS IMPROVING WITH GOLDEN STONES AND MAYFLIES HATCHING IN THE EVENINGS. feather_river_fall.jpg

Yellow Creek - A remote stream accessed from the West side of Lake Almanor. Stream is in good shape, HOPPERS.

 

 

Deer Creek- Fish are taking stone fly nymph and prince nymph; fishing IS GOOD.

 
Goodrich Creek -Use hoppers.   
Hamilton Branch -Fish are in and fishing is improving every day.  
Mill Creek -  STARTING TO FISH WELL.   
Susan River -Good shape, best fishing below Devils Corral.  

 PLEASE PRACTICE CATCH AND RELEASE 

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

 

 


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