Working hard for Shasta rainbows!

Shasta Lake - Shasta Lake, CA (Shasta County)

We're catching some really nice rainbows on Shasta right now, but you have to stay on top of where they are holding to be successful!
Photo Credit: Capt. Jeff Goodwin

by Jeff Goodwin

Today we fished Shasta Lake again and, like yesterday, hooked some good trout!  With the big moon last night, we saw our best fishng in the latter half of the day for the bigger fish.  We finally had the massive, line peeling takedowns I'm accustomed to today and we went 2/3 on those big bites.  These last few reports have been good, but its getting tougher to find the concentrations of trout.  The bait is present in abundace and the trout just don't need to work very hard for their food right now. 

Jeff Goodwin is a full time Northern California fishing guide.  He guides year round for salmon, trout, steelhead, Kokanee, and bass on Northern California rivers and lakes. He fishes many bodies of water in the Redding area, but also guides the Sacramento River and Feather River during certain times of the year. Jeff can also be found on the California coast chasing ocean fresh King salmon and steelhead each year. To learn more about the fishing trips Jeff has to offer, please visit Jeff Goodwin's Guide Service.  You can also find him on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, or please feel free to call him anytime at (707) 616-1905.

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