American River Fishing near Sacramento, California

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Details for American River

Species Caught Here:
Redear Sunfish
Steelhead Trout
Northern Pike
Striped Bass
White Catfish
Largemouth Bass
Brown Trout
Sucker
Rainbow Trout

Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Stream
Lat/Long: 38.597404 -121.508011

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Description for American River, Sacramento County, California

American River is a stream located just 1.3 miles from Sacramento, in Sacramento County, in the state of California, United States. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including redear sunfish, steelhead trout, northern pike, striped bass, white catfish, largemouth bass, brown trout, sucker and rainbow trout here. Whether you’re spinning, fly fishing or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to American River. Alternate names for this stream include Rio De Los Americanos, Wild River and Rio Ojotska. For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit California Fish & Wildlife. Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active.