www.fredhall.com
http://www.emeryvillesportfishing.com
www.boatbully.com
   



Spots active at Shasta

Shasta Lake - Shasta Lake, CA (Shasta County)

Dave Smith with Shasta spot. Courtesy of Frank Galusha

by Gary Heffley
1-15-2019
Website

Many bass anglers have been enjoying great action on Shasta Lake, catching spotted bass in between the rain bands that have passed through the North State since the new year. For those hardy souls that are not deterred by wet or cool weather, they have also enjoyed great action. The fish weren't getting any wetter, just the anglers.

A wide variety of plastics have been doing well with anglers fishing anywhere from along the shoreline, to offerings at 40 to 50 feet. Some of the techniques that have doing well include weighted wacky rigged senkos using nail weights, drop shots, ned rigs, as well as bodied jigs such as Yamamoto Hulagrubs and Leavitt's Let'em Buck skirted  jig bodies. For the jigs use a half to three quarter ounce football head, the heavier weights for the deeper depths. Fish slowly and pay strict attention to any subtle strike.



Gary Heffley has been a valued contributor to MyOutdoorBuddy for over 10 years serving as manager, sales representative and reporter for much of Northern California. He is an avid outdoorsman and loves to fish and write about his adventures. He has a long history in the Sporting Goods field and uses that extensive experience to impart his wisdom in his writing. 



< Previous Report Next Report >


< Previous Report Next Report >


More Reports


1-13-2019
Thank you for being patient as I am still learning to use windows 10 and having some difficulties. This year’s Federal...... Read More


1-12-2019
Just about all outdoor men and women have a few, favorite items they've kept over the years, things that for...... Read More


000

ABOUT US

SportfishingReport.com™ Built by Avid Sportsman for Avid Sportsman! We understand what fisherman need to be successful in the pursuit of target species across the United States.

Never again will you need to search countless resorces to find accurate information on the fishing grounds. SportfishingReport.com™ has brought the west coast Fishing Reports to you in one easy to use site. Now you can vew the latest catch reports, conditions, trip schedules and book your trip all in one website.


   
Established in 2000
SportfishingReport.comTM © 2000 - 2017 Sportfishingreport.com. All Rights Reserved.