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American River Steelhead Drift - Jan 10-11, 2018

Wednesday, January 10, 2018, 8:00 AM until Thursday, January 11, 2018, 5:00 PM
American River below Nimbus Dam
Sailor Bar, Fair Oaks, CA

Michael Brugh
GroupFish Outings
Registration is closed - Event is full
Payment In Advance Only
All fees are due at registration. Refunds will only be provided if the guides determine that the river is not safe to fish. If you need to cancel we will make an effort to put you in contact with someone to take your spot
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January is Steelhead time on the America River.  Known as the "Jewel of Sacramento," the lower American River stretches from the basin of Nimbus Dam to the Sacramento River. Join us for two days of fly fishing for steelhead. We have reserved three drift boats that will accommodate two fly fishers per boat. The price includes two days of guided fishing, lunch and flies.   Contact Mike Brugh if you need additional information or need a two handed rod for this trip.

Don't forget to sign-up for the Spey Casting Clinic being held the day before.

Keep and eye on Fly Fishing Specialties American River Report  for up to date conditions.
Don't forget get your steelhead report card with your 2018 CA Fishing License. Important Steelhead Requirements

Suggested Steelhead Fly Patterns

  • Anderson's Euphoria
  • FFS Alevin
  • FFS Mossback
  • Speroni's Bubblewing
  • Blue or Pink Intruder
  • Carter's All American
Everything you need to know (and more) about fishing the American River for Steelhead can be found HERE.  

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