by Jeff Goodwin
I fished Phil and his two sons today on the Sacramento River below Anderson. The salmon fishing was slow but we managed to stir up a 12 lb. buck by mid day. We got into a short steelhead bite and put two nice hatchery hens in the box before calling it a day. We fished bait all day today and we ended up catching all of our fish while drifting Pautzke Fire Cure eggs. I will continue to chase steelhead all winter but today was likely my last fall salmon trip of the season. Stay tuned for more steelhead fishing reports, its going to be another great season!
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.