Upper Sacramento River, California - Fishing Report -
August
10, 2017
The temperature is going to be a little cooler during the days. There isn't
any chances of rain. The water levels and discharges are in good shape
and the few anglers fishing, are catching lots of trout. There are still plenty
of aquatic insects hatching.








7 Day Weather Forecast:
There is no chance of rain for the coming week. Highs will range from 88 to
9
3 degrees and lows from 59 to 62 degrees.


Recommended Trout Flies:
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Rate: 291 cfs
Level: 4.25 ft
Afternoon Water Temperature: 61
Clarity: clear
USGS Real-Time Stream Flow Data
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin, size 6
Black Matuka and Olive Matuka Sculpin, size 4/6
Blue-winged Olives: size 18 and 16, nymph, emergers, duns and spinners
Western Green Drakes, size 10/12, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Pale Morning Duns, size 16/18, nymph, emergers, duns and spinners
Little Yellow stoneflies, size 16/14, nymphs and adults
Golden Stoneflies, size 10/12, nymphs and adults
Green Sedges, (caddisflies) size 14/16, larva, pupa and adults
Spotted sedges, (caddisflies) size 14, 16, lava, pupa and adults
Sandwich Hoppers, size 8-12, brown and green
Carpenter Ants, size 18/16, black
Japanese Beetles, size 16/14
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
Our Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin streamers are the best streamers you can use
during the Fall months.
The Black Matuka and Olive Matuka Sculpin streamrs are also good flies to use at this time.
Various species of Blue-winged olives hatch on cloudy days and the nymphs are very
plentiful.
Western Green drakes are hatching.
Pale Morning Duns are hatching.
Golden stoneflies are hatching.
Little Yellow stoneflies are hatching..
Spotted Sedges (caddisflies) are hatching.
Green Sedges (caddisflies) are hatching.
Terrestrials, like Carpenter ants, Japanese beetles and grass hoppers may become
important at times.
1. Email us (sales@perfectflystore.com)
with the dates you will be fishing this
stream and we will send you a list of our
fly suggestions. Please allow up to 24
hours for a response.

2. Call us 800-594-4726 and we will help
you decide which flies you need.

3. Email us (sales@perfectflystore.com)
with a budget for flies and we will select
them to match the budget and get them to
you in time for your fly fishing trip.

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