Category Archives: Sierra

Lake Tahoe: Mixed Bag Trolling Creates Excitement

The staff at Tahoe Sportfishing is targeting mackinaw with limit style results, but they are also reporting bonus browns and rainbows.The macks are chunky fish that average a solid 3 pounds and range up to 10. Tahoe Sportfishing skippers are experimenting with various lures, but the go to offering remains a threaded minnow teamed with […]

Tahoe: Anglers Limit On Kokanee And Macks

“My wife Jamie and I just returned from a week of fishing at Tahoe,” reported Fish Sniffer reader Jayce McCormick of Citrus Heights. “The fishing at Tahoe was very good for both kokanee and mackinaw.” “The kokanee schools were scattered at the south end of Tahoe and they were aggressive. Red Wedding Rings and Orange […]

Almanor: Trout Bite For Deep Water Trollers

The calendar shows fall is a few short weeks away, my thermometer says different. We are expecting temps to reach the 100 degree mark today and tomorrow with temps dropping into the 80’s the balance of the week. Water temps continue to hover in the mid-seventies and lake level continues to drop. We expect the […]