American River Fishing near Sacramento, California

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Details for American River

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

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 northern pike, white catfish, rainbow trout, striped bass, steelhead trout, largemouth bass, brown trout, redear sunfish and sucker 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 American Fork, 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.

Fishing Hot Spots near American River

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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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