American River Fishing near Sacramento, California

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Details for American River

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

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 white catfish, striped bass, largemouth bass, rainbow trout, sucker, steelhead trout, northern pike, brown trout and redear sunfish here. Whether you’re baitcasting, fly fishing or spinning 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 American Fork, Wild River and Rio De Los Americanos. 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.