CHETCO 5-6 ft high at 4000cfs = IDEAL CONDITIONS Direct Link

PREMIER CONDITIONS: River Conditions @ Smith (14′-15′ @ Dr Fine Bridge) & (10′-11′ Jed State Park)

As logged on previous fishing trips when conditions were HOT F’in HOT
* Below is JED SMITH PARK 10′-11′ ft = Ideal conditions


FLOW HACIENDA 750 to 1250cfs 6.5 to 5.5ft ABOVE Map –
SWEET 700 cfs up around Hopland and 1,200 down at Hacienda

2.5ft 870cfs is SWEET at Dry Creek

South Fork Eel Miranda by Phillipsville Less than 9ft supposedly ideal??

MAD Below 8-9' ish ish?
Red Bluff


Fishable flows on the Lower Sacramento: Wading: 3,000-8,000 cfs Drift boat: 3,000-20,000 cfs
Most productive time of year to fish the Lower Sacramento River: Spring through Fall
Hatches on the Lower Sacramento River:
Egg Hatch: October through March
Caddis (Brachycentrus): March through May
Caddis (Hydropsychid): May through October
Blue Wing Olive: November through February
Fly Fishers Guide to Northern California: Seth Norman California’s Best Fishing Waters:
Access on the Lower Sacramento River:
Wading The Lower Sacramento: Codwell Park The Sundail Bridge Knighton Island Girvan Rd. Anderson River Park Deschutes Bridge
Boat Access on the Lower Sacramento River: Posse Grounds Bonnyview Boat Ramp Riverside RV Park Anderson River Park Roosters Landing
Lodging on Lower Sacramento River: Hotels:
Gaia Shasta Hotel 4125 Riverside Place Anderson Ca 96007 Phone 877.778.3977
Camping: Sacramento River RV Park 6596 Riverland Dr Redding, CA 96002 Phone: 530-365-6402