American River Fishing near Sacramento, California

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Details for American River

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

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, white catfish, striped bass, steelhead trout, sucker, brown trout, northern pike, rainbow trout and largemouth bass 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 Rio Ojotska, Rio De Los Americanos and Wild River. 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.

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  "Went with the wife and kid today. Water very low. I was using a white frog early and got a good..." Camp Far West Reservoir

  "Next to the parking lot. Used power bait and limited between 1:00 pm and 5:00pm. Guy next to us..." Halsey Forebay

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