Sunshine and shiny trout on Shasta Lake!

Shasta Lake - Shasta Lake, CA (Shasta County)

Brown Trout
Nice Shasta Lake brown trout caught today on Shasta Lake!
Photo Credit: Captain Jeff Goodwin

by Jeff Goodwin

Shasta Lake trout fishing was pretty good today trolling Optimizer spoons and Bay Ray Lures. Trout were up pretty high today and I don't think we caught anything below 15' feet. Water temps are unchanged at 48+ degrees and the water was slightly stained, but very fishable. I concentrated on the main body of the lake and did as well as could be expected for this time of the year. I think we are a bit behind schedule as far as the brown bite is concerned, but we're still catching one or two per trip 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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