Fishing Report for the Lake Almanor Basin and neighboring waters

Date: June 20, 2016

Lot's of water this year and lakes are full. Stream are high but lowering. Hexes are to hatching and fish are being caught!!!!!!  Looking foward
to a great summer.

Thanks Tom



Lakes

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

 LOCATION

Lake surface temps are in the 60's lake is  full.  Fishing really picking up; Rainbows , Brown and  Bass are on the Hexes. Mouth of the Feather has been good with sreamers and nymph.      Hexes are hatching!!!!!!!

 

 

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Butt Valley Reservoir - situated above Lake Almanor

LOCATION

Lake is coming up almost full: powerhouse is open, Hexes hatch is in full swing. Fishing been good between boat ramp and dam. Lake temps are the 60's. 

 

 

 

 

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

LOCATION
 

Eagle Lake: Slow but should pick up. 

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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 -Crater and Silver fishing well. 

 LOCATIONS

 

 
Antelope Lake - high above Taylorsville in Indian Valley  LOCATION

Fishing has been ok.
 
Walker Lake aka Mountain Meadows Reservoir
 LOCATION
Full and planted with rainbows.
 

 

Streams

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

 

 Open and river is running a little high; Stone are starting to hatch. feather_river_fall.jpg

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

Open and running clear some small hatches; afternoon is the best.

 

Deer Creek -.Bwo's and march brown

hatching in the afternoon. Nymph good all day.

 
Goodrich Creek - Above walker lake has been slow.  
Hamilton Branch - Open and slow.  
Mill Creek - Open, high and off color.  
Susan River -Open and has been planted.  

 PLEASE PRACTICE CATCH AND RELEASE 

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